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Major new broadband deal for Cornwall

Thursday, June 11th 2015

Homes and businesses across Cornwall are to benefit from a new multi-million pound deal that will deliver improved broadband access in the coming months. A £7.6 million agreement has been struck between network operator BT and...

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Positive progress for BT's urban rollout plans

Tuesday, June 9th 2015

Communications network provider BT is making significant progress in the delivery of next-generation fibre connections to "vast swathes" of the country. This is the sentiment of BT Openreach's managing director of...

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Multi-million broadband investment for Staffordshire

Tuesday, June 9th 2015

A £2.3 million investment in improved broadband services will benefit communities across Staffordshire in the coming months. Approximately 4,000 homes and businesses will be included in expanded high-speed broadband rollout...

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New digital infrastructure taskforce created

Monday, June 8th 2015

Digital Economy Minister Ed Vaizey has announced the creation of a new Digital Infrastructure Implementation Taskforce, which will examine methods for the universal rollout of superfast broadband across the nation. Mr Vaizey will...

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Broadband grant helps Yorkshire charity

Friday, June 5th 2015

The Superconnected West Yorkshire programme has helped a local charity to achieve faster and more reliable broadband and improved services as a result. Fundraising efforts of the RSPCA Leeds, Wakefield and District branch have...

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Govt scheme to boost broadband in Chirk

Thursday, June 4th 2015

Homes and businesses across the town of Chirk in north Wales are to benefit from enhanced broadband services as part of ongoing efforts to tackle slow broadband speeds across the area. The Border Counties Advertizer reports local...

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Potential re-investment under BDUK in many areas

Tuesday, June 2nd 2015

Areas of the UK that have received online services enhancement under the ongoing Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) scheme are increasingly surpassing the threshold for uptake where works are paying for themselves. According to the...

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'Reasonable progress' for Welsh broadband delivery

Friday, May 29th 2015

Auditor General for Wales Vaughan Thomas has published a new report highlighting the "reasonable progress" that has so far been made in the delivery of enhanced broadband services across the country. With the Welsh...

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Calls to tackle 'too slow' broadband in London

Wednesday, May 27th 2015

Investment in improved superfast broadband connectivity by network operator BT is being called for in the capital of England. Figures reported by UK communications industry regulator Ofcom revealed that fewer than half of...

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Ultrafast trials underway in Swansea

Tuesday, May 26th 2015

A cutting-edge trial to deliver ultrafast broadband speeds to more than 100 homes and businesses in Swansea is now underway. BT engineers are monitoring the new G.fast network, which is aiming to deliver download speeds of...

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