first_img By News Highland – July 17, 2013 A Donegal TD says it’s very worrying that the government is considering diluting the Rural Broadband Plan.The plan initially envisaged connection speeds of 30 megabits per second being made available to every household in the country, but now Communications Minister Pat Rabbittee is indicating that may be a maximum rather than a miniumum target.Donegal North East Deputy Charlie Mc Conalogue has been a long time campaigner for impr4oved broadband services, particularly in Inishowen.He says the major Eircom investment currently being undertaken in urban areas must be accompanied by government investment outside the major towns…………[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/charliemcconbroadband.mp3[/podcast] Google+ 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today News Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Pinterest Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Mc Conalogue concerned at possible dilution of government broadband commitments RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Facebook WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Previous articleAlmost 10,000 euro allocated for upgrade of the Parish Hall in KilcarNext articleValue of Donegal property market down in the first six months of 2013 News Highland Twitter NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more