Nominet .UK Domain release

As you know, the rights period for previously reserved .uk domain names ended on 25th June 2019. All domains with rights that had not been registered by the rights holder before this deadline are now eligible for general release and are being released this week in five batches (Stage two release). Stage Two Release (General Availability) starts ... Read More »

8th Jul 2019
Nominet .UK Domain notices

You may have recently received an email from Nominet (Governing body for all UK Domain names) regarding a .UK version of your domain name. This email IS from Nominet and it is NOT a scam, nor is a phishing email. They are simply letting you know that because you already have a .co.uk or a .org.uk domain name, your rights to purchase the .UK ... Read More »

12th Jun 2019
Gradual Removal of PHP v5

Dear All In 2019, we will be gradually removing all versions of PHP v5.x from all servers on our network. We will email every customer to let you all know what will happen and when, but you should all be aiming to get your websites up onto PHP v7.2 ASAP for those who have not done so. If you would like any help/advice then please do let us know. Read More »

17th May 2019
Daily resource usage emails

Dear all As of today, we have enabled the daily resource usage emails, in order to bring to your attention any faults or issues that your websites might be experiencing. We have for a long time tried to encourage people to check the resource usage within cPanel regularly, however this is something that is difficult to make time for, so by ... Read More »

14th May 2019
MySQL v5.7 Upgrades in 2019

Dear All After successfully testing the latest MySQL v5.7, we can now confirm that this year we will be upgrading all shared and reseller servers to MySQL v5.7. Dedicated server customers and those with Cloud Servers are strongly advised to also plan an upgrade as soon as possible and we will be happy to carry them out for you. As always, if ... Read More »

22nd Apr 2019
Brexit impact on UK .EU registrants

EurID, the .EU registry, has released details on how it will handle this transition. The exact timeline will depend on how Brexit proceeds, and EurID has provided details for each possible scenario. In the event of a “hard Brexit,” the registry will contact registrants as early as March 23, 2019. Unless a Brexit deal that contains specific ... Read More »

26th Feb 2019
PHP PEAR Package installer

If trying to use the PEAR module installer, please be aware that it is currently not working.   The reason this functionality is not working/available currently is to due with the recent hack of the PHP PEAR website, all services have been taken offline while they investigate this security breach. cPanel was not directly affected by the ... Read More »

4th Feb 2019
WordPress v5 Upgrade - Wait

Just to keep you updated, WordPress have now released Version 5.0 and you may notice your WordPress dashboard trying to prompt you to upgrade. At the moment, we would advise that you do NOT under any circumstances upgrade to v5 before Christmas. Prior to upgrading, your plug-in and theme developers need time to update their software and carry ... Read More »

7th Dec 2018
Nominet Downtime - Dec 13th

Dear All

On Dec 13th 2018, Nominet will have 2 hours of scheduled downtime for system maintenance.

This means that on the 13th of Dec, between 06:00 and 08:00, you should not try to register or update any UK domain names.

All UK DNS services remain unaffected.

Thank you.

6th Dec 2018
Scheduled Maintenance - Wed 6th

Dear All

As you will now be aware by email, on Wed 6th June from 20:00 to 22:00, we will be removing a server module from specific servers.

We have emailed only the affected customers of the specified servers.

If you have any questions or queries about this maintenance then please do let us know.

Many thanks.

1st Jun 2018