Pringle says further delay in the National Broadband Plan is unacceptable

first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic It’s emerged the National Broadband Plan could be delayed for another two years, sparking concern in rural areas of Donegal.The Department of Communications this week confirmed that procurement is to be delayed until 2017 causing concern that it could now be 2022 before the plan is fully realised.Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle says the delay reveals what he termed the inherently flawed nature of the plan.There are reports that broadband is an issue being highlighted by rural independents in the ongoing talks on the formation of a government.Deputy Pringle, who isn’t part of that process, is not convinced that will address all the issues involved.Most importantly, he says rural areas can’t sustain another delay………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/tpfibre.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pringle says further delay in the National Broadband Plan is unacceptablecenter_img Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By admin – April 27, 2016 Previous articleRuaille Buaille le Colm Feiritéar 26/04/16Next articleRight2Water Donegal hits out at Fianna Fail compromise admin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Facebook Twitter Pinterest Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

"Pringle says further delay in the National Broadband Plan is unacceptable"