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Openreach selects Salisbury, Mildenhall as trial locations for fibre upgrade programme

Tuesday 18 June 2019 | 13:07 CET | News
Openreach is proposing new trials to upgrade consumers to faster and more reliable broadband connections. Chief Strategy Officer Richard Allwood announced Salisbury in Wiltshire, and Mildenhall in Suffolk, as two trial locations for Openreach's national upgrade programme.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Openreach
Countries: United Kingdom
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