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FTTP available on Plusnet?

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Dodger21
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Update to TT launch.

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TheJayBee
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I don't understand the business logic of BT.  They are spending billions in rolling out FTTP and yet one of their own companies (PlusNet) doesn't support it.  I'd have thought BT would want to get as much return on their investment as quickly as possible.

 

It's like electric charging stations being rolled out across the country but there are no electric cars available to buy.

JAK92
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Hoping they offer it soon BT/Open reach have just upgraded the exchanges by me meaning I can get their 900mbps speed through them. Surely they'll offer it to plusnet too 🤷‍♂️considering plusnet have done trials already
egg1000
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I wouldn't hold your breath. Looks like the trial achieved nothing in terms of progress, it's been dead in the water for a long time. Same boat here, we've got 900mbps 6 foot from our front door, but no way to access it. Only 3 months into new 18 mo agreement too.
JAK92
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Yeah we're in a 18 month contract joined late jan/early Feb. Then Virgin got installed on our road and now BT's fttp service 😂
RobPN
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@JAK92  @egg1000 

I believe BT will compensate you for any contract-breaking losses you incur with your present ISP if you migrate to them.

JAK92
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Oh really? Even when it's got 11 months left?! 

RobPN
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Alex
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I am sure that can't be legal:

"Other exclusions and conditions may apply"

Try writing that to a court as a legal statement to them - they'd laugh in your face.




barnyandpippa
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I called today to see if I could upgrade my speed but I'm still on the FTTP trial so I can't; however I was advised that PN will be launching a full fibre product in the summer. 

TheJayBee
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That would be fantastic.
RobPN
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@barnyandpippa wrote:

... however I was advised that PN will be launching a full fibre product in the summer. 


Did they happen to mention which summer?  Shocked  Cheesy  Smiley

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@barnyandpippa wrote:

I called today to see if I could upgrade my speed but I'm still on the FTTP trial so I can't; however I was advised that PN will be launching a full fibre product in the summer. 


I just read this post over on 'Plusnet Feedback' which seems to confirm that, but the proof will be in the pudding as they say. Wink