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Ofcom data shows UK leads EU5 for ADSL, FTTC broadband availability

Wednesday 19 December 2018 | 10:13 CET | News
Ofcom's latest international broadband scorecard shows that the UK ranked first among the EU5 for household availability of fibre-based broadband networks at end-2017. This includes FTTC and full-fibre FTTP services, with fibre-based services available to 91 percent of UK homes.

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