All 7 results for adam afriyie broadband in the 'Commons debates'

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Rural Broadband (16 Nov 2017)

Adam Afriyie: What steps she is taking to improve broadband speeds in rural areas.

Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions (26 Feb 2015)

Adam Afriyie: Absolutely. I am delighted that in Old Windsor and across the constituency, 2,000 more people are now connected to superfast broadband. Will Ministers continue the roll-out and, in particular, focus on satellite technology, which can bring a better experience, even when we are doing constituency correspondence?

Living Wage (Reporting): Backbench Business — Rural Phone and Broadband Connectivity (3 Feb 2015)

Adam Afriyie: My hon. Friend is making a powerful speech about competition and the benefits of the scheme in his area. Does he agree with me, as chairman of the parliamentary space committee, that broadband links certainly have a role to play in the short term, although fibre is clearly the long-term solution?

Mobile Phone Signal (Fownhope) (6 Jan 2015)

Ed Vaizey: ...commitment to their constituents, in the past half hour they will have seen a masterclass in how a constituency MP goes about pressing a case for his constituents. Concerned as he is about their broadband and mobile phone coverage, he has met the Secretary of State; he has met and communicated with all the mobile operators; he has met the regulator, Ofcom; and he has invited colleagues,...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Consumer Rights Bill (28 Jan 2014)

Laura Sandys: ...used to work for the Consumers Association. It is important that the consumer voice is heard in the House. This Bill is an excellent piece of legislation. As my hon. Friend the Member for Windsor (Adam Afriyie) said, it is simple, clear and designed to give consumers access to redress and ensure that they are in a position to take control and that they are getting the value and the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Culture, Media and Sport: Broadband (9 Feb 2012)

Adam Afriyie: What recent progress his Department has made on the roll-out of superfast broadband; and if he will make a statement.

Business of the House: Digital Economy Bill [ Lords] (6 Apr 2010)

Adam Afriyie: the media industry, but they have chosen to subsidise and entrench old business models. They promised a modern communications infrastructure but they have delivered some of the slowest broadband speeds in the world. We are ranked 40th in the world. Labour has left Britain in the broadband slow lane, behind countries such as Bulgaria, Romania and Moldova. That was a fantastic...

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