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MP welcomes broadband progress and consultation

30 March 2016

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has welcomed the latest update on broadband connectivity and the launch of a Government consultation to give everyone the legal right to request a connection of 10Mbps.


MP: Ofcom report on BT/Openreach "a step in the right direction"

1 March 2016

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has welcomed the findings of Ofcom’s broadband review, but has warned that the onus remains on Openreach to improve its performance.


Minister pledges fast broadband for every home and business in West Sussex

24 November 2015

Every home and business in West Sussex will be entitled to fast broadband by 2020, a Government minister has confirmed.


MP calls for increased broadband competition to "close digital divide"

13 October 2015

Arundel and South Downs MP Nick Herbert has called for increased competition to “shake up” the market in broadband,  challenge the dominance of BT and help to close the “digital divide".


MP calls for drilling compensation to property owners

10 December 2014

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has called for direct compensation to be paid to the owners of property affected by underground drilling for shale oil or gas.


MP welcomes funding boost for West Sussex broadband

26 February 2014

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has welcomed further Government support for improved broadband in West Sussex.


MP "delighted" by West Sussex broadband announcement

19 May 2013

Arundel & South Downs MP Nick Herbert has expressed his delight at the announcement by West Sussex County Council that superfast broadband will be rolled out to around 98 per cent of homes and businesses in the County within the next three years.



"I pledge to work hard for everyone in the constituency, to stand up for local people, and to be a strong voice at Westminster for your concerns"