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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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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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Investment in digital infrastructure 'is essential'

Monday, May 11th 2015

Digital infrastructure investment will be an essential part of helping businesses and consumers alike to make the most of online opportunities in the years ahead. Alex Baldock, Group Chief Executive of Shop Direct, told Retail...

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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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Ofcom announces potential 5G bandwidths

Wednesday, April 22nd 2015

UK communications industry regulator Ofcom has announced the determination of several potential bandwidths that could be utilised for the rollout of 5G mobile broadband in the years ahead. The 10 GHz, 32 GHz, 40 GHz, 45 GHz and...

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Superfast boost for Cornish council

Friday, April 17th 2015

A misunderstanding over the provision of superfast connectivity to council buildings in the Cornish town of Helston has been cleared up. Local publication The Falmouth Packet reports councillor John Boase of Helston Town Council...

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Rural connectivity 'a priority for Lib Dems'

Thursday, April 16th 2015

The Liberal Democrat Party has announced as part of its pre-election manifesto that bolstering the availability of superfast broadband to rural communities will be a priority should the party prove successful at the polls in the...

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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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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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Stoke Row fibre optic boost

Tuesday, March 31st 2015

Residents of the village of Stoke Row in Oxfordshire are soon to benefit from improved access to superfast broadband after a new fibre optic cabinet was installed in the area. Improved broadband connectivity is being delivered as...

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