We are delighted to announce that Freedom Fibre Ltd is now an accredited Living Wage Employer. This means that every member of staff working for Freedom Fibre Ltd will earn a real Living Wage. The real Living Wage is higher than the government’s minimum, or National Living Wage, and is an independently calculated hourly rate of pay that is based on the actual cost of living. It is calculated each year and is announced by the Living Wage Foundation as part of Living Wage Week.
Freedom Fibre has announced that residents in Leigh, a large town in the Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester will soon be able to benefit from the rollout of their full-fibre network. The intention is to complete the build in a phased approach across five build areas. Significant planning work has already started, and the physical build will commence in the next few weeks with customer installations planned before the end of the year. Leigh has over 25000 residential homes a
Freedom Fibre has achieved another milestone with its rollout of its Full Fibre network in the village of Culcheth. Many residents are already enjoying speeds of over 500mb, and with Glazebury and Croft due to go live in the next few weeks this will complete the final stages of the full build in this area. Feedback from residents so far has been extremely positive with the majority of residents rating the service with 5 stars. Local Resident, Mrs Thompson, told us, “working f
Freedom Fibre announces pre-registration is now open which will see customers going live as early as mid-October, currently services are available from TalkTalk. Freedom Fibre's full fibre network guarantees more reliable connectivity which allows customers to benefit from better home working, learning and entertainment experiences. Steve Warner, Head of Build & Assurance said, “We have no doubt this new technology will make a real difference to customers now and those in the
We gathered all of our fast-growing team together this September for Freedom Fibre’s first full company briefing to recognise the significant progress made in our short life, and to share our growth plans for the future. From just six employees at the start in March 2021, to over 80 employees today, plus 30 vacancies awaiting new team members, Freedom Fibre is creating local career opportunities to meet its ambitious plans. Our recent second capital injection and rapid operat
Freedom Fibre has announced its plans to extend the build from Culcheth and Croft into the small neighbouring village of Winwick, Warrington. Customers will be invited to register for the service in the coming weeks with connections going live as early as October of this year. Local resident and CTO of Tunstall, Gary Steen, is really excited to sign up for the service and told us, “As community need for fast and reliable connectivity increases, full fibre is absolutely essent
Freedom Fibre has commenced the build of a new fibre network in Weaverham. Freedom Fibre recently announced its plans to the local Parish Council and residents at a public meeting to share full plans for delivering full fibre to the residents of Weaverham. Early feedback from residents has been really positive with many residents already keen to register their interest in this essential service. Full fibre is a government-supported national initiative with internet access no