• Development work has begun for over 10,500 homes and businesses in Sandhurst and Crowthorne who will soon be able to experience Zzoomm’s fast and reliable Full Fibre broadband.
• Zzoomm Full Fibre broadband provides speeds up to 33x faster than traditional broadband providers.
• More than 40 jobs will be created in civils, construction and administration within the areas.
• With services starting from £29, Zzoomm is passionate about providing Full Fibre broadband that’s accessible to everyone.
19th July 2021, Zzoomm, the 100% Full Fibre broadband network, has announced that construction will start this August in the town of Sandhurst and nearby village of Crowthorne. Building on the success of their Full Fibre broadband network completion in Henley-on-Thames in 2020, Zzoomm has now added Sandhurst and Crowthorne to their Full Fibre network, joining Henley, Hereford, Crewe, Cannock and Thirsk as incredibly fast full fibre broadband towns.
Since March 2020, working from home has rocketed by an average of 47%*, highlighting the critical need for fast, reliable Full Fibre broadband. It’s not just working from home that has increased, the UK saw internet usage rise as we stayed at home. Group Facetimes, video calls, series playbacks, online gaming, setting up online businesses and 4K UHD streaming are just a few factors driving this change. With digitally led lifestyles continuing to expand, the need for an uncompromising fast and reliable broadband connection is vital.
Sandhurst and Crowthorne have always been strategically important towns, being known worldwide as the training ground for the British Army at The Royal Military Academy, Zzoomm are proud to give these families and businesses the Full Fibre network support it deserves. With 10,500 homes in the area, this thriving community will now be able to add Full fibre broadband connectivity to their features.
Zzoomm will begin construction in August 2021, with the new Full Fibre network planned to reach over 10,500 homes and businesses. The construction is set to provide career opportunities for more than 40 people in the civils, construction and administration sectors, a welcome boost for the area. Zzoomm are particularly interested in championing a diverse workforce to the build and are keen to attract as many younger individuals, BAME and female engineers into the teams.
A high priority of the company is to ensure long term career opportunities, and so during the course of September and October, Zzoomm will be offering a series of taster weeks for those who are either wishing to start their career as a field engineer or retrain from a previous career. For those interested, Zzoomm welcome enquires to Zzoomm Jobs
Zzoomm has set up local operation HQ to deliver this new network. The management team in particular are local residents who you might see biking and walking around the area, making sure that the community experience a minimum amount of disruption and that the team have an intimate knowledge of the location and culture.
Zzoomm’s new Full Fibre services will provide Sandhurst and Crowthorne with a new faster network that has never been built in the area before. Home users can choose download and upload speeds of between 100 and 2000Mbps, up to 33x faster than traditional broadband offerings. Businesses can choose download speeds of up to 10,000Mbps.
With prices starting from £29pm for 100Mbps, Zzoomm are passionate about building a network that is accessible to everyone. There are no installation or connection fees, so switching up to better broadband is quick, simple and straightforward. Zzoomm’s services come with 24/7 UK customer service and great Wi-Fi.
Matthew Hare, Zzoomm’s Chief Executive said,
“The construction of our brilliant fast network in Sandhurst and Crowthorne is a watershed moment for homes and businesses in towns traditionally left behind by traditional providers. For the first time, homes and businesses in the area will have a choice of network. And what a choice: brilliant Full Fibre for fast, reliable broadband at home and at work. We cannot wait to bring our Zzoomm service to the residents and business owners here who have had to endure slow and unreliable connections and questionable customer service for too long.
“Lockdown has accelerated the move to more flexible working arrangements. It has boosted our demand for online entertainment and distance learning. Zzoomm’s new Full Fibre network delivers for residents and businesses. Our network will help catapult Sandhurst and Crowthorne into the forefront of the best-connected towns in Berkshire, the UK and the world.”
The network has already proven its success after one year of launching in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. Chris Hogan, General Manager of exclusive members club and historical landmark of the town, Phyllis Court said,
“Zzoomm has provided the highest levels of customer service and usability. Overall, it’s a big thumbs up from all the staff and our valued customers who are already using the new Full Fibre connection. They are very happy with the speeds and the reliability.”
Sandhurst and Crowthorne residents from homes and businesses who would like to find out more information about Zzoomm Full Fibre Broadband can simply enter their postcode at: zzoomm.com/Sandhurst or Zzoomm.com/Crowthorne where they will be able to register their interest as the network build develops