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April 17, 2014

In response to the delay to the launch of the Next Generation Text Relay Service, Claudio Pollack, Ofcom’s consumer director said: “Ofcom is very disappointed that a Next Generation Text Relay service, developed by BT, will now not be launched this Friday – a long-standing deadline set by Ofcom 18 months ago. The rules put in place by Ofcom to protect the interests of disabled consumers require that a next generation text relay service must be made available by all landline and mobile providers from 18 April 2014.

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Radio spectrum

April 17, 2014

Ofcom has today announced the award of new community radio licences in Huddersfield and Pocklington.

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April 16, 2014

Ofcom has today outlined plans to review the ‘wholesale must-offer’ obligation placed on BSkyB in relation to its Sky Sports 1 and 2 channels.

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April 15, 2014

One in four UK residential fixed broadband connections is ‘superfast’, according to latest Ofcom research.

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