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  • Liverpool 5G Network Update

    The Liverpool 5G project has now installed 26 5G small cells, and 72 mmWave nodes, across the project area in Kensington. The 5G small cells are sourced and configured by Telet Research, with Blu Wireless providing the DN101 & DN201 nodes used in the network.   Project partners Broadway Partners are leading on the installation…

  • The Eden Project comes to Liverpool

    As part of ongoing collaboration between DCMS-funded testbed and trials projects, Liverpool 5G worked with the Eden Project to bring the Eden Universe to Rowan Garth care home. The team provided the care home with a projector, iPads and virtual reality headsets so that residents can remotely experience the Eden Project from the comfort of…

  • Liverpool GP Surgery Connected to Liverpool 5G Network

    The first GP surgery, Fairfield Medical Centre on Sheil Road, has been successfully connected to the Liverpool 5G network, and the service is now live. The connection is part of the 5G WAN Pilot for NHS Sites use case, which is being run in conjunction with NHS Informatics. The use case aims to demonstrate how…

  • L5G at KTN & UK5G Event: 5G Private Networks for Public Services

    Project Director, Rosemary Kay, and Project Health and Social Care Authority, Ann Williams, will be taking part in the KTN event “5G Private Networks for Public Services”, held in partnership with the UK5G SMEs & Regions Working Group. The event is being held in response to the pandemic, which has shown how services can be delivered…

  • First 5G Small Cells Installed in Kensington & Fairfield

    The first batch of 5G small cells have now been installed in the Liverpool 5G project area in Kensington & Fairfield. Having combatted challenges with Covid-19, global component shortages and manufacturing & distribution delays, the 5G small cells have now been delivered to the project, and installation has started. Project partners Telet arranged the procurement…

  • UK Government confirm programme is transforming industries

    The UK government has announced the DCMS-funded 5G Testbed & Trials programme is “already seeing next-generation networks transform industries”. Digital Secretary, Nadine Dorries, confirmed “5G technology is already revolutionising people’s lives and businesses”. The statements came as part of an announcement confirming 2G & 3G will be switched off by 2033, which will free up…

  • Liverpool 5G at the Giant Health Event 2021

    The GIANT (Global Innovation and New Technology) Health Event is Europe’s leading innovation festival, which aims to improve the health and well-being of people around the world, by facilitating healthcare innovation and supporting health-tech entrepreneurs and investors. The Liverpool 5G project will be well represented at the event, with two speakers from the project taking…

  • UK5G Spotlights 5G for Health & Social Care

    The latest vertical campaign from UK5G shines the spotlight on 5G for Health & Social Care, in a bid to help the health and social care sector find the right resources and connections to map a clear path to 5G. UK5G say granting access to the digital tools, skills and resources that will empower health…

  • Liverpool 5G wins ‘5G Innovation of the Year’ Award

    The Liverpool 5G planning tool has been crowned ‘5G Innovation of the Year’ at the DigiLeaders100 Awards. ‘5G Innovation’ is a special category introduced by DigiLeaders to demonstrate the amazing projects happening in a new area of digital transformation. Other final seven nominees included Connected Cowes, the Live + Wild project, and Zeetta Netsplicer, a…

  • Liverpool 5G Create continues winning streak at Cambridge Wireless Technology & Innovation Awards

    Liverpool 5G Create has won a coveted award at Cambridge Wireless’ Technology and Innovation Awards. The team took home the ‘Connecting People Award’ for their ongoing work to secure reliable and affordable connectivity to a community in Kensington, Liverpool, via a ground-breaking 5G health and social care network.     Rosemary Kay, Liverpool 5G Create Project…