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.
July 23, 2019
Mobile Networks welcome opportunity to work with Government to significantly boost rural coverage
The UK’s four mobile networks are working in partnership with the Government on plans that could significantly improve 4G coverage in rural areas.
July 1, 2019
Mobile UK submits evidence in response to the DCMS and Home Office online harms White Paper
Mobile UK submits evidence in response to the DCMS and Home Office online harms White Paper.
June 28, 2019
Business Reporter Future of Mobile Digital Campaign - 5G and all that: is 2019 truly the year of mobile connectivity – and are we ready?
Mobile UK’s Gareth Elliott ask as part of Business Reporters Future of Mobile Digital Hub campaign whether 2019 is truly the year of mobile connectivity and whether the UK is truly ready?
June 25, 2019
Mobile UK outlines the benefits of an industry-supported Shared Rural Network in its submission to EFRA’s rural broadband inquiry
Mobile UK submits evidence to the EFRA Committee and seeks to work with members to build support for the Shared Rural Network which has the support of all four operators and goes beyond current Ofcom proposals
June 25, 2019
Mobile UK host Public Sector Show roundtable on laying down digital infrastructure
Mobile UK was pleased to host a fascinating roundtable at the Public Sector Show 2019
June 13, 2019
5G World: Mobile UK outlines steps UK cities can take to exploit smart city initiatives
Mobile UK’s Gareth Elliott takes part in a panel session looking at smart city initiatives
June 12, 2019
Government announcement to look at simplification of planning process welcomed by Mobile UK
Mobile UK welcomes the Government’s announcement that it is to look at simplification of planning process to assist the deployment of mobile networks.