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BT Scotland fibre broadband roll-out hits milestone

Thursday 10 April 2014 | 15:03 CET | News
BT confirmed that more than one million homes and businesses in Scotland can now connect to high-speed fibre broadband. This includes more than 330,000 premises in Glasgow and the West; 190,000 in Edinburgh and the Lothians; 120,000 in the South of Scotland; 100,000 in Aberdeen and the North East and 93,000 in Tayside and Fife. Openreach engineers have laid more than 1,850 km of fibre cable, and built more than 3,500 new cabinets. Another 400,000 premises will be passed before BT's commercial roll-out of fibre broadband in Scotland is complete.

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Companies: BT / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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