Since being elected in May 2010, Peter has pinpointed phone and broadband connectivity as central to the economic regeneration of Waveney, highlighting that families and local businesses have significant hurdles to overcome as a result of the area’s remoteness and poor transport infrastructure. He believes that good quality and reliable mobile phone and broadband access is key to overcoming these difficulties.
Speaking in the House of Commons, Peter Aldous highlights the poor mobile and landline coverage of rural areas such as St James South Elmham and calls on the Government to do more to ensure network providers provide better service to such areas.
Waveney District Council is conducting a Community Governance Review (CGR) for Lowestoft and the surrounding area and a Final Proposal has been published. Residents can use the Lowestoft CGR online consultation form to give their final comments on the proposal until 31 October 2016.
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