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Benefits for residents

So many aspects of peoples’ modern home and working lives are dependent on a fast and reliable internet connection.

From home working to internet banking, watching TV online to social media usage, keeping in touch with friends and relatives, home shopping and gaming, having a good connection is vital.

Take a look at our case studies below to see how local people have benefitted from superfast broadband...

benefits for residents

Barnsley resident benefits from broadband boost!

Barnsley resident Rob Cartwright could not be happier with his new fibre broadband service after it went live early in Silkstone in January this year.

A House in Burngreave…

"If you’re not online, you can feel very alone. It’s easier to find out what’s happening so you can get involved in your community with social media."

Alice, Joe, Ieva and Michael

“I’ve discovered just how much stuff there is to watch on YouTube!! I didn’t look at it that much on standard broadband as it was so slow.”

Ian Lloyd -Chairman of Harthill with Woodall Parish Council, Rotherham

Alan Goy

Meet Alan Goy, one of RotherFed’s Digital Champion volunteers and a partner with Superfast South Yorkshire through the Rotherham Digital Inclusion Network.

Better Broadband Voucher Scheme

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The Government has made a commitment to provide every home and business in the UK with access to a basic broadband service so that browsing the web and keeping in touch with families and friends is easier.

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