January 16, 2020

My EDM: Tackling Online Harm to Children with a Duty of Care Regulator

This week, working with the NSPCC I have tabled an Early Day Motion on tackling online harm to children, calling for a duty of care on social networks to keep children safe online. This follows work done in my capacity as a member of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee into Online Harms and the Government publishing a …

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November 13, 2017

Ofcom Announces Automatic Compensation for Landline and Broadband Customers

Ofcom has today announced that broadband and landline customers will get money back from their providers when things go wrong, without having to claim it. Many people are not getting the standard they expect, or being adequately compensated when their service falls short. Waiting too long for a landline or broadband service to be fixed is frustrating enough, without having …

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January 16, 2017

‘Make the Air Fair’ Mobile Coverage Campaign

‘Make the Air Fair’ Campaign Response I have been contacted by many concerned constituents recently regarding Ofcom’s consultation on the release of the 2.3GHz and 3.4GHz bands of the mobile spectrum. I am aware that several organisations, including ‘Make the Air Fair’ are calling for a cap of 30% spectrum ownership for any one network operator. Access to high-quality mobile …

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