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Rutland fibre broadband take-up reaches 43% of premises

Thursday 13 August 2015 | 11:13 CET | News
The latest data from the Digital Rutland partnership shows that fibre broadband is being used by more than 4 out of 10 (43%) households and businesses across the county. This is the highest take-up rate of any county in the country. Rutland County Council and BT have also signed a contract for the second phase of work, worth GBP 1.1 million, to extend coverage to an additional 900 homes and businesses. Phase 2 includes some of the more hard-to-reach areas in the county such as Barleythorpe, Bisbrooke, Braunston and Pickworth. Work is expected to commence in April 2016. When completed, more

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