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Birmingham council chief criticises lack of FTTP investment

Wednesday, August 14th 2013

The government has been criticised for failing to invest in fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband infrastructure. Birmingham City Council Chief Executive Stephen Hughes, writing for the Local Government Chronicle, said the...

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Longridge homes and businesses to get new fibre broadband

Friday, August 9th 2013

Faster broadband is coming to thousands of homes and businesses in the Longridge area of Lancashire thanks to a new project being carried out by BT. Longridge is a civil parish in the Ribble Valley situated close to the city of...

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CityFibre brings gigabit fibre broadband to Bournemouth businesses

Tuesday, August 6th 2013

Broadband infrastructure provider CityFibre has launched gigabit-speed internet services in Bournemouth to allow businesses in the town to benefit from the next-generation technology.   The Internet Leased Line product...

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Fibre broadband for Collyhurst and Gatley

Monday, August 5th 2013

Homes and businesses in the Collyhurst and Gatley areas of Greater Manchester are to benefit from superfast fibre broadband after BT announced they will be part of its £2.5 billion national rollout...

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Capital opens fibre broadband-enabled offices

Tuesday, July 30th 2013

Small businesses and homeworkers in London could benefit from a new venture rolled out by one company in the city that offers fibre broadband-enabled offices.   Capital Office is providing workspaces that can be rented by...

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CityFibre delivers fibre optic connectivity for Modrus

Thursday, July 25th 2013

Dorset-based managed IT and telecoms services provider Modrus has switched to fibre optic broadband. The firm is now using a network connection provided by CityFibre as part of an effort to speed up its processes and improve the...

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Gigler offers free FTTH broadband to Bournemouth charity

Thursday, July 18th 2013

LV=Streetwise, a Bournemouth-based safety education charity, has become the latest organisation to take advantage of ultra-fast broadband speeds offered by CityFibre's fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network. The service is being...

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Broadband 'vital to Aberdeen's economic success'

Monday, July 15th 2013

Boosting the provision of superfast broadband connections is crucial for stimulating Aberdeen's economy, a local official has stated. According to Barney Crockett, Leader of Aberdeen City Council, access to high-speed digital...

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EE unveils Bright Box 2 fibre broadband router

Thursday, July 4th 2013

EE is set to launch a new wireless router specifically for its fibre optic broadband customers. The Bright Box 2 is due to hit the market later this summer and is designed to offer stronger wireless signal, simple plug-and-play...

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CityFibre urges UK to follow Kansas City's fibre broadband lead

Wednesday, July 3rd 2013

CityFibre has urged the UK to take a leaf out of Kansas City's book by leveraging the potential of gigabit fibre optic broadband to encourage economic growth. Small businesses and entrepreneurs have flocked to the area since...

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