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Eye residents and businesses are set to benefit after Suffolk County Council confirmed fibre optic broadband will be coming to the town.
Work to upgrade the exchange has already begun, a Suffolk County Council spokesperson confirmed on Thursday, and it is hoped people could reach internet speeds of up to 76Mbps by the end of August.
Following many weeks of closure the Eye Post Office has opened again, albeit on a limited schedule. It initially opened on Wednesdays and Fridays, from 9am to 5.30pm.
A new improved schedule starts from Monday 14th of July after which the PO will be open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00am – 5:30pm.
It is expected that these new opening times will be in place until October. There is going to be a Public Meeting on the 8th of September in the Town Hall to discuss the future of the Post Office in Eye. Gary Herbert head of Stakeholder engagement from the Post Office will be there to answer questions.
A preliminary meeting on a proposed £200 million gas-fired power station in Eye is set to be held in Diss later this month.
A Development Consent Order (DCO) from developers Progress Power was accepted last month.
It will be held at the Park Hotel, Diss, on Thursday, July 24. Doors open at 9.30am for a 10am start, and is open to the public.