Mobile phone masts
Mobile phone masts
RECENT company mergers and amalgamations in the mobile phone industry may be good news for the consumer but it is a different matter out in the country where, it is alleged, these same companies are now using "bully boy" tactics to reduce rents for phone masts.
LARGE parts of Scotland offer no coverage to people trying to use their mobile phones to surf the internet, a report by industry watchdog Ofcom has found.
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REVELLERS are set to receive text messages during festive nights out urging them not to drink and drive in the first move if its kind in Scotland.
MOBILE phone giant Orange has submitted plans to erect a 13-metre high telecom pole just a stone's throw away from the city's Royal High Primary school.
CAMPAIGNERS have scored a victory after a move to put a mobile phone mast on a church tower was thrown out by councillors.
A "STEALTH" mobile phone mast on the roof of a church near a school is set to be given the go-ahead despite scores of protests.
A COMMUNITY council is set to object to plans for a mobile phone mast in Craiglockhart.
A MOBILE phone mast is set to be erected in Balerno despite scores of protests from local residents and community leaders.
TWO mobile phone masts are to be built at a Lothians football club, sparking anger from council leaders who blocked the original plans.
A MOBILE phone mast set to be erected outside a cemetery in Portobello could now be moved to an alternative location.
A BID to create an 11-metre high mobile phone mast near a Portobello graveyard is set to be given the go-ahead despite protests from residents.
MORE than 50 people have formally objected to plans for a new mobile phone mast in the Capital.
A 12-METRE high phone mast and transmission dish are set to be built on a busy main road in Gorgie.
A PROPOSED mobile phone mast in Blackburn is set to be refused planning permission on the grounds it could affect local amenities.
WIRELESS computer networks in schools can give off levels of signal radiation three times greater than a typical mobile phone mast, an investigation has revealed.
A MOBILE phone mast near a busy city roundabout has been given the go-ahead by ministers less than eight months after being thrown out by council planners.
THE family of a man who died from a brain tumour are calling for more research to find out whether an electricity pylon just yards from his home was to blame.
A CONTROVERSIAL phone mast plan has been given the go-ahead despite protests from local residents and businesses.
CAMPAIGNERS opposing plans for a new mobile phone mast in Balerno have until the end of today to register their objections.
MORE than 100 people have signed a petition objecting to a mobile phone mast set to be constructed in an industrial estate.