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O2 calls for mobile coverage planning system in UK

Monday 19 December 2016 | 16:27 CET | News
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O2 UK has called for greater coordination in infrastructure planning to ensure good mobile coverage throughout the country. In response to recent reports highlighting weak mobile coverage in the UK, O2 COO Derek McManus said mobile operators are investing but still face difficulties obtaining the spectrum and regulatory authorisations needed to improve coverage. The COO called for a new planning system to be established to improve cooperation between operators, national and local governments, businesses and local communities, and the regulator. The system would "embed mobile connectivity

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