German hybrid network operator NetCologne now serv

first_imgGerman hybrid network operator NetCologne now serves over a third of its customers via its own fibre network. The Cologne area operator had 139,000 fibre customers at the end of last year, up 16,000 year-on-year, out of a total fixed line customer base of 381,000.NetCologne grew its TV subscriber base last year by 12,000 to end the year with about 200,000 TV homes.Over 45,000 apartment buildings, homes and business premises are now reached by NetCologne’s own broadband network, up from 41,000 a year earlier.The operator has also signed a series of partnership agreement with municipalities, cities and utilities, recently beginning work in Wesseling, Frechen and Pulheim, with plans to expand in Windeck, Siegburg, Burscheid, Betzdorf and Niederkassel.NetCologne reported net income of €15.8 million on sales of €242 million. Operating profit for the full year grew by 7.6% to €56.9 million.last_img read more


first_img DERRY MAGISTRATES’ COURTPolicePSNI FOYLEPSNI Foyle on the scent of butcher’s shop burglar who swapped sausages for safe! An officer writing on PSNI Foyle’s Facebook page: “It’s hot out there over the past few days and the Reducing Offending Unit are on fire.“A 36 year old male thought since the weather was so nice he would break into a local butchers in the city.“Once there he decided not to opt for burgers and sausages, but instead go for the safe and money. “Not sure how that would taste in a bbq though! Man to face Derry court accused of breaking into local butcher’s shopA THIEF who broke into a butcher’s shop in Derry is to face a local court on Saturday morning for a first remand hearing on a burglary charge.He was arrested following good police work by the PSNI’s Reoffending Unit (ROU), crime scene investigators and local policing teams. ShareTweet “ROU got to work with planning the arrest and interview party after identifying the male involved!“LPT, CSI and other departments of course were invited, and the male has today been charged to appear in court tomorrow with Burglary.“The sausages are safe for another day.”PSNI Foyle on the scent of butcher’s shop burglar charge man to Derry court was last modified: July 27th, 2019 by John2John2 Tags:last_img read more