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Lack of broadband 'a major issue' in Cirencester

Wednesday, December 31st 2014

The residents of Cirencester in Gloucestershire want to see renewed efforts to deliver improved broadband services in the coming months. A poll carried out by Cirencester Chamber of Commerce placed the present lack of...

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Superfast plans announced for Bishopbriggs

Tuesday, December 30th 2014

Up to 1,400 homes and businesses in Bishopbriggs, East Dunbartonshire are soon to benefit from the introduction of new superfast broadband connectivity. The Digital Scotland initiative is now being rolled out across the area and...

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Broadband funding boost for East Yorkshire

Monday, December 29th 2014

Improved broadband services are to be delivered for the people of East Yorkshire following the award of a new grant for the county from Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK). The Yorkshire Post reports a £5 million investment will...

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BT trials new fibre technology in City

Tuesday, December 23rd 2014

BT has announced the launch of a new pilot in the City of London that will allow businesses to gain access to superfast broadband connectivity through an innovative new technology. The company's new Fibre to the Basement...

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Second major broadband deal for Hampshire

Monday, December 22nd 2014

A second deal to rollout improved access to superfast broadband services across Hampshire has been announced. Local publication The News reports a further 34,500 properties are to receive superfast connections of up to 24 Mbps...

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Broadband rollout for Northamptonshire villages

Friday, December 19th 2014

Villages across Northamptonshire are set to benefit from the introduction of new superfast broadband connectivity in the coming months. A successful bid from Northamptonshire County Council to Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) will...

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Superfast broadband rollout for Saffron Walden

Thursday, December 18th 2014

Companies operating out of Shire Hill Industrial Estate in Saffron Walden are benefiting from new superfast broadband connectivity. Cambridge News reports a new radio transmitter has been installed on the roof of the estate's...

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New alliance formed to improve digital access for all

Wednesday, December 17th 2014

A new voluntary body has been set up by the government to improve access to digital services for vulnerable groups. The Digital Accessibility Alliance will work with government departments, regulators, local authorities,...

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Superfast rollout in Warwickshire gathering pace

Tuesday, December 16th 2014

The rollout of improved fibre optic broadband connectivity is gathering pace in Warwickshire, with more than 20,000 people now able to access this service across the county. Communities across Hurley, Kingsbury and Wood...

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New broadband network contract for Nottinghamshire

Monday, December 15th 2014

Nottinghamshire County Council has announced the signing of a new contract that will help the local authority save millions of pounds on the management and rollout of local broadband services in the years ahead. A new five-year...

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