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More funding for Shropshire fibre broadband roll-out

Tuesday 16 June 2015 | 10:53 CET | News
An additional GBP 5.6 million of funding has been announced to expand the Connecting Shropshire fibre broadband roll-out to around 4,000 more homes and businesses. Connecting Shropshire is a partnership between Shropshire Council, Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) and BT, with GBP 4.7 million coming from BDUK and GBP 900,000 from BT. To date, more than 34,000 premises are able to upgrade to faster fibre broadband out of the 62,000 planned in the first phase of the Connecting Shropshire roll-out, which is expected to finish at end-2016.

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