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CityFibre 'Coppersaurus' campaign supported by TV consumer champion

Tuesday 25 September 2018 | 16:53 CET | News
UK wholesale full-fibre network infrastructure provider CityFibre announced that its 'Coppersaurus' campaign is now supported by TV consumer champion Dominic Littlewood. The campaign is designed to target 'fake' fibre ads by encouraging the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) to impose new rules stopping broadband providers from using the term 'fibre' in their ads when their services use outdated copper technology.

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Companies: CityFibre
Countries: United Kingdom
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