December 23, 2019
Mobile operators connect London's Underground with full 4G connectivity
The four main mobile operators have signed an agreement with TfL to pilot full 4G connectivity for the first time on parts of London’s Underground.
December 16, 2019
Baroness Morgan’s first item of business must be honouring the commitment to the Shared Rural Network
Welcoming the reappointment of The Rt Hon Baroness Morgan as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Mobile UK calls on her first order of business to honour the Prime Minister’s pledge to commit to the Shared Rural Network within the first 100 days of a majority government.
December 13, 2019
The Government Must Deliver on its Commitment to Progress the Shared Rural Network within 100 Days
The Prime Minister pledged his Government's committment to progress the Shared Rural Network within its first 100 days. The industry stands ready to work in partnership with the Government to deliver the SRN.
November 27, 2019
Mobile UK joins GMCA to discuss accelerating the rolloutof 5G across Greater Manchester at its GM 5G Special Conference
With 5G deployment active across the United Kingdom Mobile UK welcomed an invitation from the Greater Manchester Combined Authority to join a special conference with crucial local authorities to discuss accelerating the rollout of 5G across Greater Manchester.
November 19, 2019
CCN Annual Conference – Shared Rural Network offers a significant step forward in mobile coverage
Hamish MacLeod, outlines the Shared Rural Network at CCN's 2019 Annual Conference reception sponsored by Mobile UK.
November 15, 2019
Full recognition for mobile connectivity must be at the heart of the Welsh National Development Framework
Mobile UK submits its response to the Welsh Development Framework
November 14, 2019
CCN Blog: Mobile Industry announces unprecedented Shared Rural Network
Director at Mobile UK, Hamish MacLeod, writes in the CCN blog about the mobile industry's unprecedented joint inititaitve, the Shared Rural Network
November 8, 2019
Mobile UK calls on all political parties to commit to ‘Building Mobile Britain’
To fully realise the benefits of mobile connectivity and ensure the UK’s success in the ‘fourth industrial revolution’ there needs to be a greater focus from the next government on promoting innovation and enabling mobile deployment.
November 4, 2019
Mobile UK makes the case for critical planning reforms in its consultation response to the DCMS and MHCLG on permitted development rights
Mobile UK welcomes the Government’s proposals for building stronger, higher masts that could potentially host all mobile operators and build in the flexibility to host new 5G apparatus, and thus enable the next generation of services and applications.
October 25, 2019
Mobile operators work with Government to deliver 95% 4G coverage to UK landmass through a Shared Rural Network programme
The UK’s four mobile network operators (MNOs) and Government have been working towards a £1 billion proposal to build a Shared Rural Network that would see 4G mobile coverage extended to 95% of the UK’s landmass.
October 22, 2019
Connected World: Mobile UK speaks about new 5G networks and the Shared Rural Network
Mobile UK speaks at the Connected World Summit on UK preparedness and the Shared Rural Network
October 14, 2019
Mobile UK submits a response to DCMS consultation on consumer advocacy reform in telecoms
Mobile UK has submitted its response to the Department for Digital, Culture Media and Sport’s consultation on reforming consumer advocacy in telecoms.
September 17, 2019
Planning for a 5G world, and why reform is required?
Gareth Elliott, Mobile UK's Head of Planning and Communications, considers the Government's consultation on permitted development rights.
September 13, 2019
Mobile UK responds to the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy’s Inquiry
Mobile UK has submitted its response to the Joint Committee on the National Security's inquiry into ensuring access to ‘safe’ technology: the UK’s 5G infrastructure and national security
September 9, 2019
Public Health England - Letter to House of Commons Science and Technology Committee on 5G Health Effects
Letter from Duncan Selbie, Chief Executive, Public Health England, to the Chair of the Committee, regarding the health effects of 5G.
August 27, 2019
DCMS launches consultation into planning reform
Mobile UK welcomes a new consultation from DCMS that looks into much needed planning reform to assist the roll-out of mobile networks.
August 26, 2019
Scottish 5G strategy builds on industry recommendations
Mobile UK welcomes the Scottish Government’s 5G strategy which identifies key areas of reform that will be needed to enable efficient roll-out of mobile networks.
August 16, 2019
GSMA Guest Blog: 5G – Exploring the safety limits and addressing the myths
Dr Jack Rowley, Senior Director Research and Sustainability at the GSMA explores the safety limits and addresses the myths surrounding 5G
July 25, 2019
New Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport welcomed by industry...
As Mobile UK welcomes the Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP as the new Digital Secretary, though, it reiterates that there is plenty to work on with Government.