Digital Divide

Digital innovation to transform Forbidden Corner adventures

Cutting-edge 5G technology is being harnessed in North Yorkshire to create an exciting digital experience at one of the county’s most popular visitor attractions. The Forbidden Corner is a unique labyrinth of tunnels, chambers, follies and surprises created within a...

Mapping software supports MANY roll out

WISDM software, which is owned by Wireless Coverage – a partner of Mobile Access North Yorkshire (MANY) -, has been integral for the project to identify suitable locations to demonstrate the value of using 5G technology in a rural setting. MANY, which is part of the...

5G: A reliable connection that is future ready

Giving a voice to the residents of Northeast Coverdale is important to Mobile Access North Yorkshire (MANY). A priority of the project is to ensure that rural areas are heard, so funders and policy makers understand the everyday experiences of people living in the...

Community engagement case study: Sam Lambert

The MANY project has heard from residents that young people are moving away because the rural location does not give them what they need. Having spoken to many people in the area, the project was keen to hear from young people who still live in the area. Sam Lambert –...

Community engagement case study: Farming

Farming is a way of the North Yorkshire Dales life - 2,683 people were directly employed in the rural land-based sector in 2017 (Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority). The industry has developed over the past 50 years and now digitalisation is an integral part of...