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Vodafone UK rolls out 3G coverage to Tarbert

Wednesday 14 October 2015 | 10:35 CET | News
Vodafone UK has rolled out 3G coverage to the rural community of Tarbert, on the Isle of Harris, for the first time. Tarbert is the first Scottish community to be connected through Vodafone's Rural Open Sure Signal (ROSS) programme. The ROSS unit is currently taking an average of 235 mobile calls and supporting 10,000 data sessions a day. Launched in July 2014, the programme aims to deliver reliable mobile access to up to 100 rural communities in mobile not-spot locations.

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Countries: United Kingdom
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