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Campaigners welcome telecoms contract changes

Tuesday, June 16th 2015

The Countryside Alliance has highlighted its pleasure at the introduction of new rules to enable broadband customers to more easily switch suppliers if their received level of service does not match up to what was promised to...

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Ofcom reveals dark fibre competition aims

Monday, May 18th 2015

UK communications industry regulator Ofcom has outlined new proposals that could impact broadband network operators across the country in the coming years. Companies wishing to provide high-speed telephony and broadband services...

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Broadband 'vital to Cheltenham success'

Monday, April 27th 2015

The election race in Cheltenham is heating up, with candidates highlighting ongoing broadband deficiencies in the area as chief priorities to address should they win at the polls next month. BBC News reports Conservative election...

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Fibre broadband rolling out to more parts of Warks, Solihull and Coventry

Wednesday, March 25th 2015

Fibre optic broadband will be rolled out to thousands more properties in Warwickshire, Coventry and Solihull thanks to the multimillion-pound CSW Broadband scheme. Lead project partners Warwickshire County Council and BT...

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Hyperoptic FTTH rollout passes 100,000 properties

Tuesday, February 10th 2015

Hyperoptic's fibre optic broadband rollout has reached a significant milestone, with more than 100,000 properties now able to access the service. Delivering gigabit speeds, the company's fibre-to-the-home (FTTH)...

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BT raising fibre broadband awareness in Welland Valley

Monday, February 9th 2015

Residents of the Welland Valley area in the East Midlands are being given the opportunity to find out about the many benefits of fibre optic broadband by attending a roadshow and drop-in session. BT is planning a day of activity...

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Ofcom to implement new competition measures

Thursday, January 15th 2015

UK communications industry regulator Ofcom is to implement new measures aimed at promoting increased competition within the nation's broadband sector. A draft decision has been announced that will see BT ordered to maintain a...

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Ed Vaizey hails progress on Scotland fibre broadband rollout

Friday, January 2nd 2015

Digital Economy Minister Ed Vaizey has said "great progress" is being made on the rollout of fibre optic broadband across Scotland. The Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband partnership has already brought the technology to more...

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Colnbrook receives superfast fibre broadband connection

Friday, November 28th 2014

Fibre optic broadband has made its way to Colnbrook, as part of the Superfast Berkshire rollout programme. More than 260 homes and businesses in Colnbrook can now connect to the technology, with loading speeds of up to 80Mbps...

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Fibre broadband on its way to Biggleswade

Thursday, November 27th 2014

Superfast fibre optic broadband is on its way to Biggleswade, following campaigning from local residents wanting to gain access to the high-speed technology. Biggleswade Today reports that BT has told people living and working...

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