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BT signs second fibre contract for Northumberland

Sunday 7 June 2015 | 10:19 CET | News
BT has signed a second, GBP 4.1 million contract with Northumberland County Council to bring FttC/P coverage to another 3,000 homes and businesses by 2017. New locations to benefit include Doddington, Hebron, Longhirst, Matfen and Newtown. The second phase of the iNorthumberland programme is due to begin in January 2016. Combined with the first GBP 18.9 million contract, more than 149,000 premises will have access to the faster broadband service. BT has also announced that its Connecting Cheshire fibre project with four local authorities has now passed over 70,000 premises. Cheshire East

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