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Anyone on Sky Broadband in Lewes

On 28 May 2008 at 10:13pm The Super K wrote:
Anyone on Sky Broadband in Lewes?
Tiscali is getting too slow. Whats Sky like? Any other excellent Fast providers????
All comments welcome even those that have nothing to do with the post.
On 28 May 2008 at 11:26pm cHAV wrote:
Well the super gay, I would have thought Nevill had its own super fast highway, unlike us slags in Winterbourne.
On 29 May 2008 at 8:14am The Super Gay (sorry) K wrote:
Winterbourne, have you been re-housed from Ousedale?
On 29 May 2008 at 10:03am FA wrote:
I was on 16mb sky BB and, after a few teething problems when i first joined, has been superb ever since. I down graded to 8mb this week and haven't noticed a great deal of difference.
On 29 May 2008 at 10:12am Smiler wrote:
Dump Tiscali/Pipex asap they're rubbish
On 29 May 2008 at 3:48pm me wrote:
"Dump Tiscali/Pipex asap they're rubbish". I agree %100
On 29 May 2008 at 7:08pm Dunk wrote:
Im on BT 8meg and it is shockingly cack, especialy for the money. Going to have to change, so fair warning to people who dont already know this info!
On 29 May 2008 at 9:22pm Spinster Of This Parish wrote:
Thoroughly agree that Tiscali/Pipex is rubbish - don't touch!
I changed to BT 8meg too and it seems very slow - but I'm locked into the standard 12 month contract so will have to wait before I can change again.
On 29 May 2008 at 9:34pm Dunk wrote:
Me too Spinster! It Sucks.
On 29 May 2008 at 10:23pm Tory Toff wrote:
I use Be Internet and recommend them to fellow Lewisians, or at least those who live fairly near the telephone exchange, without reservation. They are faster than Sky - advertised speeds up to 24 meg (I think Sky is up to 16 meg). I live in the Cliffe and get a connection speed of 20 meg. I have used them for the best part of a year and only had connection problems on one occasion. If you want to check them out (they have now merged with O2, and it was at the time of the merger that the connection problems occurred nationally) then their address is www dot bethere dot co dot uk.
Good luck.
On 30 May 2008 at 12:04am Dunk wrote:
Yes Toff I have heard good things of BE internet and will eventually join them aswell.
On 30 May 2008 at 7:52am me wrote:
I also use BE, without giving too much info about myself, I'm in landport and get a 13meg connection. you have to pay 2/month for their email which is not always brilliant but their are a few other email providers if you wan't a cheaper/better email service.
On 30 May 2008 at 8:20am Annette Curtin-Twitcher wrote:
I've been with Eclipse for about 5 years. I've got 8meg asnd it's very good, their service is excellent and on the rare occasions I've had to ring them for anything they've been utterly charming and helpful. they're enmdlessly patient when it comes to talking a technological ignoramus through setting stuff up as well.
They're funny, too - one guy asked me about my dogs when they were barking in the background while I was on the phone, and now if they bark when I'm on to Eclipse they ask to say hello to the dogs by name, so they've obviously got that info logged!
On 10 Jun 2008 at 7:21am Pyecombe wrote:
Has anyone tried the roaming mobile wireless dongles such as Orange or Vodafone? If so do they worok in Lewes? Orange say they have the 3g connectivity in the town?
On 10 Jun 2008 at 1:15pm Lord Landport wrote:
My friend has the vodafone one he lives in Nevill very quick
and all over lewes doesnt norm have a problem cant comment on other networks
On 17 Jun 2008 at 8:04pm Law wrote:
Im with Be* broadband, i get 16mb as the internal house wiring isn't that great. They don't do any throttling or capping so great for downloads.
With regards to mobile broadband, i know tmobile doesnt have a good 3g signal in lewes so dont go with them.
On 8 Jul 2008 at 6:42am antony wrote:
Hi, im moving to Lewes, Nr the Police Stn, Im currently with BT Total BB, i would appreciate any tips, is it worth staying with BT or is there anything faster? i was thinking of Sky, but maybe not after what Iv read, thyanks

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