Tag Archives: Scotland

Annual General Meeting and new Interactive Broadband Map

Welcome back! It’s been a very long time since we posted here but very pleased to report that our CPG has been re-convened for Session 4. At our AGM on 30 June we saw support from Patrick Harvie, Fiona McLeod … Continue reading

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Three developments towards Digital Scotland

The Scottish Government has announced a target of making superfast broadband available throughout the whole of Scotland by 2020.  Its recent position paper – A Digital Ambition for Scotland – also says the rate of broadband uptake in Scotland should … Continue reading

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Superfast Highlands?

A report in today’s Press & Journal suggests the Highlands will be successful in its bid to become one of BDUK’s three superfast broadband pilots.  The paper says the news had been scheduled to be announced by David Cameron in … Continue reading

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Ofcom Communications Market Report & Scottish Household Survey Research Internet Take-Up and Use

In the last couple of weeks both Ofcom and the Scottish Household survey have published their annual statistical reports. Ofcom’s Communications Market Report for Scotland focuses on communication services, take-up and use and the Scottish Household survey has an excellent … Continue reading

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Reform Scotland publishes Digital Power report

Reform Scotland have published Digital Power which offers a valuable contribution to the discussion about Digital Scotland. The report first examines the current digital activity level in Scotland, in other parts of the UK, as well as in other countries … Continue reading

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Scottish Government response to questions from CPG

At our meeting in March 2010 it was agreed to put some questions to the Government on the issues that we were interested in to get a sense of where the current state of play is. The questions we asked … Continue reading

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Skills Development Scotland research highlights 16 to 19 year olds communications use

More than half of Scotland’s 16-19 year olds send text messages every hour, and a third send more than 100 a day, according to new research commissioned by Skills Development Scotland. The same study into 16-19 year olds use of … Continue reading

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