January 2015 archive

Call for Volunteer Assistant Lock Keepers

For the last 4 years volunteers have been assisting our Lock Staff on the Thames at the 45 locks along its length between Lechlade and Teddington. Now, ahead of our fifth season, we invite you to apply to become a Volunteer Assistant Lock Keeper at a lock near you. The Environment Agency, which is navigation …

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Gigaclear taking orders from Hinton residents

Gigaclear, the Oxfordshire-based provider of ultrafast broadband services, is now taking orders for its service from residents in Hinton.  Gigaclear only opened up to registrations of interest from Hinton and Longworth on 10 January this year.  In just 10 days it must have seen an impressive level of interest to start taking orders so quickly. We’re …

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Gigaclear seeking registrations of interest

Gigaclear, the Oxfordshire-based provider of ultrafast Fibre-to-the-Home broadband services, is actively seeking registrations of interest from residents of Hinton Waldrist. The Gigaclear service delivers the fastest broadband speeds available anywhere in the country.  The broadband service currently available in Hinton delivers an average of 2-5 Megabits per second (Mbps) downstream and perhaps 0.4 Mbps upstream. …

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