Since 2008 NET have completed cellular installations within 36 Dioceses, which over the term of each agreement will provide over £32.5 million income to the CofE.

NET Coverage Solutions was established in 2004 to provide dedicated cellular telecoms services, encompassing site acquisition, design, and build services directly to the Mobile Network Operators. NET CS have been working with the CofE since 2004, initially through QS4, who had secured the National Aerials Agreement with the Archbishops’ Council, and directly with the C of E since 2008 when, with the Archbishops’ Council approval, NET CS acquired QS4.

This document provides insight into the process involved to install phone masts within the Church of England buildings with antennas hidden behind glass panels, fixed to an external handrails etc and space for the radio equipment located out-of-sight within church towers.  Document available here:

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