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Dumfries & Galloway rural primary schools to get gigabit broadband connections

Monday 1 June 2020 | 10:44 CET | News
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Dumfries & Galloway Council in Scotland has secured a GBP 1.36 million grant from the UK Government's Rural Gigabit Connectivity (RGC) programme to deliver gigabit broadband connections to rural primary schools.

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