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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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1st phase completion for Superfast North Yorkshire

Monday, June 1st 2015

The Superfast North Yorkshire project has now officially achieved its targets for first phase completion. A total of 1,000 roadside fibre optic cabinets have now been installed across the county and more than 380,000 premises...

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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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Rural Oxfordshire broadband boost

Friday, April 24th 2015

Homes and businesses in rural Oxfordshire are to benefit from the installation of new superfast broadband services in the coming months. Plans have been announced for the delivery of high-speed connections to around 260 local...

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SNP announces superfast broadband pledge

Tuesday, April 14th 2015

The Scottish National Party (SNP) has announced its manifesto ahead of next month's general election and has committed to bolstering superfast broadband coverage across Scotland in the next parliament. Additional investment...

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Broadband boost for Forest of Dean

Wednesday, April 8th 2015

Residents of the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire are celebrating the launch of new superfast broadband networks in their area. Engineers have now completed the installation of new fibre roadside cabinets in Cinderford and have...

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Clapham to welcome hyperfast broadband

Thursday, April 2nd 2015

Residents in Clapham and a number of surrounding villages in North Yorkshire are preparing to reap the benefits of new hyperfast broadband connectivity. Local publication the Craven Herald reports first groundwork has officially...

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Fibre-optic broadband tipped to boost Hull economy

Friday, March 27th 2015

East Yorkshire's economy is set for a major boost thanks to the swift roll-out of fibre-optic broadband in the city, business leaders at the Port of Hull believe. KC recently announced it would double the speed of the...

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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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North Swindon broadband given green light

Friday, March 20th 2015

Homes and businesses in North Swindon could soon be connected to improved broadband networks, following the approval of an ambitious project for the area. This is Wiltshire reports an agreement has now been reached between North...

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