Introduction

Get up to Speed

Get up to Speed was a funded support service commissioned by Connecting Devon and Somerset to help people make the most of faster broadband and digital technology throughout the whole of Devon and Somerset, including North Somerset and Bath & North East Somerset.

The Get up to Speed service launched in February 2014 and closed in February 2018. It was delivered by the Cosmic Peninsula Consortium, formed by Peninsula Enterprise (a business unit of Serco Ltd) and Cosmic IT.

In the four years the service was running it successfully engaged with over 21,000 people to help boost digital skills and share the benefits of superfast broadband and ran over 800 events.

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