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Openreach confirms FTTP network roll-out in Welsh town of Barry

Monday 30 September 2019 | 10:06 CET | News
Openreach announced that the town of Barry is the latest location in Wales to benefit from its roll-out of FTTP network infrastructure. It joins Cardiff and Swansea in the first wave of 'Fibre First' locations across Wales, with more to be announced shortly. 

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