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Statement on Next Generation Text Relay

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...

Ofcom awards new community radio licences in Huddersfield and Pocklington

April 17, 2014

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

Ofcom begins review of the wholesale must-offer on Sky Sports 1 and 2

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.

UK experiences superfast broadband surge but challenges remain to address speed mismatches

April 15, 2014

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

Ofcom announces its priorities for the coming year

March 31, 2014

Ofcom today published its 2014/15 Annual Plan, confirming its strategy and work programme for the next financial year.

Latest telecoms and pay TV complaints figures

March 26, 2014

Ofcom today published the volumes of complaints made to Ofcom against the major providers of telecoms and pay TV services between October and December 2013.

UK regulators launch new network to bring cross-sector regulation closer together

March 19, 2014

The chief executives of the UK’s economic regulators have joined together to launch the UK Regulators Network (UKRN), tasked with improving coordination across regulated sectors to enhance investment and efficiency for the benefit of consumers.

Ofcom awards two new community radio licences in Sheffield

March 13, 2014

Ofcom has today announced the award of two new community radio licences in Sheffield.

NAO report on 4G spectrum auction

March 12, 2014

The National Audit Office has today published its report on Ofcom’s 4G auction.

UK overtakes major EU nations for superfast broadband

March 12, 2014

The UK has the highest take-up and coverage of superfast broadband among leading European economies, new figures show.

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