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Former Business Minister calls for BT break-up

Thursday 11 August 2016 | 12:08 CET | News
Former UK Business Minister Anna Soubry has called for Openreach to be split from BT into a separate company, reports BBC News. Speaking on the BBC's Today radio programme, Soubry said she was surprised that Ofcom decided not to formally split up BT, adding that BT had been given "enough second chances" to improve broadband. She called for radical action to be taken so that superfast broadband is made available across the whole of the UK, insisting that it was "outrageous" that people do not have access to superfast broadband.

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Companies: BT / Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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