Cambois Primary School Competition

Cambois Primary School Competition – What does the internet mean to you?As part of the Cambois Community Fibre Project, we asked the children at Cambois Primary School to tell us what a new internet connection would mean to them.  42 pupils sent us their pictures, all telling us a story of how a new internet […]

Coquet Grange – Live Q&A

Coquet Grange – Live Q&A  On Wednesday 17th March between 6pm – 7pm for the Coquet Grange Live Q&A  Community Fibre Lead, Ian Finlay from FACTCO and Community Engagement Officer, Sylvia Pringle from iNorthumberland answer your questions and talking about the roll-out of your new full fibre network.  We dedicated an hour to discuss the […]

Infographic Celebrating the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

Infographic Celebrating the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme As the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme comes to an end this month, FACTCO looks back on what we’ve achieved through funding and the work we’ve done as an alternative broadband provider…

Meet the Team: Community Manager – Ian Finlay

Meet Ian Finlay, the Geordie of FACTCO who works across Northumberland, supporting communities with their connectivity. Ian Joined FACTCO in 2018 when the business was mainly supporting business centres in the North East, as the funding evolved so did Ian’s role. He now works closely with Northumberland County Council’s Team iNorthumberland, supporting the rural communities […]

Rothbury – Community Fibre Area Plan

Are you living and working in the Rothbury Area?FACTCO is connecting the community to a fully-funded network installation. The network that is currently in the planning will be a full-fibre network, this means the community will receive, gigabit-capable or Ultrafast Broadband speeds. This connection will offer up to 1000 Mbps upload and download connectivity, allowing […]