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Shortlisted for 3 national broadband awards
Wessex Internet finalist for Best Rural Provider and more.
Graduate creates Wessex Internet customer app
Wessex Internet now have a customer app, designed and created by recent graduate Ted.
Local Air Ambulance connected to full fibre
Ultrafast full fibre broadband provides a lifeline for Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.
Wessex Internet appoints Chief Technical Officer
Geraint Evans has joined the team to help deliver ambitious growth plans.
Red Nose day 2022 returns to Wessex Internet
The team get set for Red Nose Day with a bake sale and fancy dress at their office.
New apprenticeship programmes launched
Partnership with local training providers to launch new career and training opportunities.
“Reliable internet is essential for rural living”
We meet our first customer to be connected to full fibre in South Somerset rollout.
Star Wars & lightning fast internet in Blandford
Wessex Internet team donates hundreds of toys to local Foodbank.
Work starts on full fibre roll out in Blandford
Work has begun to bring an ultrafast connection to more than 6000 homes and businesses.
Winners of national broadband award
Wessex Internet won ‘Best Rural Hard to Reach Project’ at the INCA Gold Awards.
Festival of Future event
We’re hosting the Dorset Council Festival of Future on Thursday 7th October.
Jobs created for fibre rollout in South Somerset
Wessex Internet opens new Somerset base for network build to rural areas.
100 new jobs created to support growth plans
Wessex Internet employee numbers to increase by more than 100% year on year.
Government visit to Dorset to view 5G trials
The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport team get a 5G project update.
Wessex Internet appoints Chief Financial Officer
Rob Dawson has joined the team to help Wessex Internet deliver its ambitious growth plans.
Wessex Internet shortlisted for rural award
We have been shortlisted for the Best Rural Innovation award at the Rural Business Awards.
1st connections in Dorset Council Top-Up scheme
1st residents connected in Fifehead St Quintin in conjunction with Dorset Council Top-Up.
Minister visit to 5GRuralDorset project
Wessex Internet’s CEO met MP Matt Warman when he visited the 5GRuralDorset project.
Accelerating rural roll-out with new partnership
Wessex Internet has partnered with construction technology leader Render Networks.
Start of work in South Somerset
Ultrafast broadband is on the way as Wessex Internet breaks ground in Woolston.
Contract awarded for Dorset community sites
60 community sites from Blandford to Sherborne will be connected to gigabit broadband.
Full fibre to Blandford & Sturminster Newton
Over 8,000 homes and businesses are set to benefit from the expansion of the network.
Countryside connectivity with new branding
Wessex Internet reveals a fresh new look and website after months of extensive research.
Introducing our new full fibre packages and prices
A new range of services and improved pricing to both new and existing fibre customers.
Dorset to get world's first 5G-ready agri-robot
Wessex Internet has today announced its partnership with the Small Robot Company.
Dorset primary school pupils get a helping hand
Wessex Internet gives brand new laptops to Lulworth & Winfrith CE VC Primary School.
Free data for customers during lockdown 2021
Wessex Internet has announced that it will double the data availability for its customers.
South Somerset is set to get connected from 2021
Wessex Internet awarded contract to bring full fibre broadband to South Somerset.
UK’s largest ever 5G trial into the future of food
5G RuralDorset and Wessex Internet to deliver 5G trial into the future of food.
Shortlisted at the INCA Gold Awards 2019
We're delighted to have been shortlisted for two INCA Gold Awards for collaborative work.
The Rural Gigabit Connectivity Programme
Following on from the Gigabit Voucher Scheme, DCMS have announced a second programme.
Focus on Fibre: The DCMS Visit
Our visit from the government’s department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS).
Wessex Internet event championing communities
It was a pleasure to invite guests and existing customers along to meet the whole team.
So what exactly are our major network upgrades?
Our network is growing and our coverage expanding. Read here for more information.
Introducing Unlimited Data
You spoke, we listened. We're absolutely thrilled to bring you our unlimited data package.
Morion Broadband merges with Wessex Internet
Morion Broadband will be merged with Wessex Internet.
Customers to benefit from new voucher scheme
A £67million initiative allows internet service providers like Wessex to supply vouchers.
Wessex Internet to operate fully from Dorset
The Ranston Estate has agreed terms to acquire M12 Solutions’ share of Wessex Internet.
Shortlisted for Blackmore Vale Business Awards
We have been shortlisted for three awards at this year’s Blackmore Vale Business Awards.
Wessex Internet celebrates 1500th customer
Local Internet provider, Wessex Internet have recently installed their 1500th customer.
Charlton Musgrove & Bratton Seymore expansion
We've reached our target level of orders for this expansion and the build is scheduled.
Wessex Internet Secures National Internet Award
Wessex Internet have received a huge boost by securing major consumer award at the ISPAs.
Wessex Internet reaches finals of ISPA awards
Wessex Internet are delighted to be named finalists in 3 categories at the ISPA Awards.
In the Top 5 fastest UK broadband provider
After a speed test, we rank just behind the broadband giants. A fantastic result!
Major announcements at Milestone Event
1000th customer event used to announce Wessex Internet expansion plans.
Wessex Internet 1000th Customer Milestone
We're celebrating attaining our 1000th customer with a VIP reception.
Dorset Business Awards 2015 finalist
Wessex Internet chosen as one of three finalists in the Excellence in Innovation Award.
Wessex Internet provide briefing to Dorset MP
We gave Dorset MP Simon Hoare an overview of our superfast broadband rollout plans.
Wessex Internet receives a mention at Westminster
MP for North Dorset, Simon Hoare, raises Dorset broadband challenges in Westminster.
Chalke Valley History Festival gets superfast
We’re providing a superfast connection for the Daily Mail Chalke Valley History Festival.
Superfast Broadband has landed in Durweston
Durweston, it’s your turn to get involved. Superfast wireless broadband now available.
Superfast Broadband now in Sixpenny Handley
Wessex Internet have expanded its wireless coverage to parts of Sixpenny Handley.
Wessex Internet lay its 50th km of fibre cable
The superfast internet supplier is pleased to announce it has laid its 50th km of fibre.