Broadband East Riding confirms locations for first phase

Monday 24 February 2014 | 10:44 CET | News
Thousands of homes and businesses in the Goole area are set to benefit in the first phase of the multi-million pound Broadband East Riding project. More than 13,000 premises in the Bubwith, Goole, Hemingbrough Howden, Rawcliffe, and Snaith BT exchange areas are included in plans for phase one of the roll-out, with work expected to begin in late-April. The Broadband East Riding project aims to bring superfast fibre broadband to more than 42,000 homes and businesses in the East Riding of Yorkshire by December 2015. BT is contributing GBP 4 million towards the GBP 14 million cost of the project.

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