Superfast broadband is coming to Nottinghamshire, delivering the Government’s broadband strategy and bringing superfast broadband to the third of Nottinghamshire homes and businesses which won’t be provided for by the broadband market and would otherwise miss out.
We'll keep you up to date with all the latest news and current events surrounding the project.
Council Leaders from across Nottinghamshire were shown how BT plans to roll out high speed fibre broadband across the county at a top level meeting at County Hall recently.
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A number of events, seminars, and workshops will take place throughout the year and the details will appear:
Superfast Broadband is coming to Nottinghamshire
Get to grips with what superfast broadband could offer you or your business...
We all think we want faster broadband, but do we fully understand why? Come along to one of the free (or fully funded) two hour, Nottinghamshire-wide workshops to gain a clear understanding of the benefits that superfast broadband offers. You'll be given an insight into topics such as:
Get your business ready for when superfast broadband becomes fully available in Nottinghamshire. Don't miss out, register for your free place on a 'Superfast Broadband' workshop near you.
"Byte Size" workshop dates and venues
There are workshops to suit different business needs and some aimed at residents and the community.
- What Is SEO & Why Is It Important To Me?
Wednesday 30 October 2013, 12pm-2pm
Newark Beacon, Cafferata Way, Newark, NG24 2TN
- Wordpress For Beginners
Thursday 31 October 2013, 8am-10am
Edwinstowe House, High Street, Edwinstowe, NG21 9PR
- Wordpress For Beginners
Thursday 31 October 2013, 12pm-2pm
Worksop Turbine, Shireoaks Triangle Business Park, Coach Close, Worksop, S81 8AP
- Pinterest For Beginners
Tuesday 5 November 2013, 8am-10am
Idle Valley Nature Reserve, Retford, DN22 8SG
- Using Google Analytics
Tuesday 5 November 2013, 12pm-2pm
North Notts College, Worksop, S81 7HP
- Using Linkedin To Gain More Business
Wednesday 6 November 2013, 11am-1pm
Harworth Town Council, Bircotes, DN11 8JP
- Using Youtube For Business
Thursday 7 November, 8am-10am
Edwinstowe House, Edwinstowe, NG21 9PR
- Beginners Guide To Blogging
Wednesday 13 November 2013, 8am-10am
The Village Hotel, Chilwell, NG9 6DL
- Selling Safely Online
Thursday 7 November 2013, 12noon-2pm
West Notts College Mansfield, NG18 5BH
- Social Media For Beginners
Tuesday 12 November 2013, 12pm-2pm
Blidworth Miners Welfare, Blidworth, NG21 0LR
- Advanced Social Media
Wednesday 13 November 2013, 12pm-2pm
Sir Julien Cahn Pavilion, West Bridgford, NG2 7JE
- Introduction To Email Marketing
Thursday 14 November 2013, 12pm-2pm
Balderton Village Hall, Balderton, NG24 3BD.
Free refreshments and parking are provided and everyone attending these sessions will be entered into a prize draw to win an iPad to put what they learn into practice.
Register online at: www.superfastnotts.co.uk where you can find out which workshop will suit your needs, or call the NE Group on tel: 01623 827900 for details.
Find out what happened in our previous workshops on the benefits of Superfast Broadband and view some of the presentations at: www.superfastnotts.co.uk/resources
A Twitter account @SuperfastNotts has been created to keep followers updated on all forthcoming workshops and the delivery of the Superfast Broadband project in Nottinghamshire.