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Hyperoptic works with property sector on FTTH rollouts

Monday, October 15th 2012

Fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband provider Hyperoptic has explained it is working with the property sector to bring ultra-fast speeds direct to new developments. The company has so far signed up more than 30 significant...

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KC says FTTP will meet needs of the next generation

Wednesday, October 10th 2012

KC has said its investment in fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband will meet the demands of its customers for a generation. The east Yorkshire internet service provider is currently rolling out fibre optic broadband to homes...

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Fibre broadband rolled out to first Dartmouth homes

Tuesday, October 9th 2012

Homes and businesses in Dartmouth can now access fibre optic broadband from BT for the first time. Over the coming weeks, the telecoms giant will bring super-fast broadband to around 3,000 local properties, shortly after carrying...

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BT dismisses overinflated fibre broadband charge claims

Wednesday, October 3rd 2012

BT has dismissed claims made in a leaked Whitehall document that it has been inflating the cost of rolling out fibre optic broadband in rural communities. A report unveiled by the Telegraph accused the telecoms giant of charging...

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Dr Phillip Lee says super-fast broadband a major concern for SMEs

Tuesday, October 2nd 2012

Fibre optic broadband access is a major concern for businesses in Crowthorne, Finchampstead and Sandhurst, according to Bracknell MP Dr Phillip Lee. Writing for the Wokingham Times, the politician acknowledged that fast internet...

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CityFibre and City of York bag NextGen award nominations

Thursday, September 27th 2012

CityFibre's partnership with City of York Council to develop next-generation fibre optic broadband infrastructure has been shortlisted for the 2012 NextGen Challenge Awards. The collaboration, which has seen the city...

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BT fibre broadband set to surpass one million Scottish properties

Tuesday, September 25th 2012

BT's Scottish fibre optic broadband rollout will hit a major milestone by the end of next year, reaching more than one million homes and businesses. The telecoms giant has announced it is set to deploy super-fast broadband to...

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BT boosts fibre broadband coverage in East Midlands

Monday, September 24th 2012

Another two East Midlands towns have been included in BT's national fibre optic broadband rollout programme. Gedling and Mansfield are the latest locations to benefit from the deployment, with more than 57,000 homes and...

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Cardiff Council chief hails fibre broadband investment

Friday, September 21st 2012

Cardiff Council leader Heather Joyce has hailed a multimillion-pound investment in the city's fibre optic broadband infrastructure. New Culture Secretary Maria Miller announced on Thursday (September 20th 2012) that the Welsh...

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BT extends fibre broadband to Newbridge

Thursday, September 20th 2012

Newbridge has become the latest town in Wales to be included in BT's national fibre optic broadband rollout programme. The company has pledged to invest £2.5 billion on deploying super-fast broadband to two-thirds of...

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