BCC: Businesses across the UK hobbled by mobile ‘not-spots’

Today the BCC releases the results of its digital survey on mobile connectivity. Businesses in all parts of the UK, particularly rural areas, are experiencing full or partial ‘not-spots’ in their mobile coverage according to the results of a survey released today (Friday) by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). The survey of over 1,400 … Read more

Supporting Safer Internet Day

Lancashire County Council will support the third international Safer Internet Day (SID) on Tuesday 7 February. The aim of this day is to promote the safe and responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially for children and young people. The global theme for this year’s event is ‘Be the Change: Unite for a … Read more

Keep children safe online this Christmas – Top tips

As millions of children get ready to unwrap internet-enabled gadgets on Christmas morning, families are being encouraged to discuss staying safe online. Mobile phones, tablets and laptops can open up a world of exploration, learning and fun and children and should be encouraged to make the most of the benefits. But there are also risks … Read more