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Widespread UK 4G roll-out set for spring 2013 as networks reach agreement with regulators and government

Widespread UK 4G roll-out set for spring 2013 as networks reach agreement with regulators and government

Alex Dobie

O2, Vodafone and EE have reached an agreement with UK telecommunications regulator Ofcom and the British government to significantly accelerate the roll-out of LTE services on 800MHz and 2600MHz bands across all of their networks. Previously EE, which had re-farmed some of its 1800MHz spectrum for use with LTE, was expected to be the only operator to run 4G services before late 2013....

The Vodafone and O2 sharing agreement gets approved - better network coverage for customers

The Vodafone and O2 sharing agreement gets approved - better network coverage for customers

James Richardson 3

Back in June of this year we told you of Vodafone and O2's plans to implement a cell tower sharing agreement which would see customers on both networks benefit from better national coverage. Well, it seems it is all systems go as permission has now been given by the regulatory authorities. We presume the move was brought on by the merger of Orange and T-Mobile, but for the consumer this...