We commissioned an independent study in 2018, where we tested the mobile signal with consumer devices around Norfolk to establish a true picture of mobile voice and data coverage.
We're using this information to work with mobile providers to improve coverage and tackle ‘not spots’ across the county. The survey covered:
- More than 3,400 miles of Norfolk’s roads
- 30 railway stations
- Main railway lines
- Enterprise zones
- Popular tourist destinations
The survey showed that phone signals for voice calls in Norfolk were an issue, with only 82% of call attempts being successful. The call failures happened throughout the county, across a broad range of locations and for all operators.
We've provided the information from the survey in interactive maps, allowing you to see which of the four major providers - EE, Telefonica/O2, Three and Vodafone – have the best coverage in your area for your needs.