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Rural broadband costs questioned for BT

Tuesday, February 3rd 2015

BT has come under fire following a breakdown of its predicted costs for the rollout of broadband upgrades across rural areas of the UK by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the National Audit Office. According to the...

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King's Reach broadband boost announced

Monday, February 2nd 2015

The residents of King's Reach in the Bedfordshire market town of Biggleswade could soon benefit from a significant boost to their average broadband speeds. Set for completion by the end of March, Biggleswade Today reports the...

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Additional broadband investment for Shropshire

Friday, January 30th 2015

Culture Secretary Sajid Javid has announced a £7.7 million investment in improved broadband services for the Marches in Shropshire. The funding will come as an extension to the £75.3 million Shropshire Growth...

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Mobile broadband 'to reach half of world's population'

Thursday, January 29th 2015

Access to mobile broadband services is set to grow to half of the world's entire population by the end of this year, a new report has predicted. According to a new study from Singapore-based We Are Social, 3.01 billion people...

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Broadband investment for Northern Rail services

Wednesday, January 28th 2015

A £750,000 investment into the provision of new superfast broadband services has been announced by Northern Rail for travellers on its services between Leeds and Bradford. The money has been delivered as part of a joint...

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Better broadband 'going live' in Bradley Stoke

Tuesday, January 27th 2015

Fibre broadband services are being rolled out across the South Gloucestershire town of Bradley Stoke, following the installation of the last street cabinets as part of ongoing council-backed plans for better broadband in the...

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Haverhill 'next in line' to receive superfast broadband

Monday, January 26th 2015

The town of Haverhill has been placed at the top of the priorities list for the installation of new superfast connectivity under ongoing installation plans for next-generation broadband services by Suffolk County Council. Local...

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Yorkshire Dales broadband plans announced

Monday, January 26th 2015

Plans to improve superfast broadband connectivity for areas of the Yorkshire Dales not presently covered under rollout plans have moved a step closer to fruition. West Witton is the latest location to have been included in...

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Caithness towns receive superfast upgrade

Friday, January 23rd 2015

Two towns in Caithness have become the latest areas to be upgraded as part of the ongoing Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband project. Residents and businesses of Wick and Thurso are now able to access broadband download speeds...

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Free Wi-Fi plans for Workington

Thursday, January 22nd 2015

Allerdale Borough Council has announced Workington town centre could be the next location to benefit from the installation of free Wi-Fi services, brought about through an investment in new fibre optic broadband for the area. A...

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