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London Mayor announces new GBP 10 mln funding for full-fibre connectivity

Friday 25 October 2019 | 09:45 CET | News
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched a new GBP 10 million investment to deploy a fibre backbone network across London using Tube tunnels and public buildings. The aim of the project is to tackle 'not spot' areas with poor connectivity.

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