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Superfast broadband reaches 90% of Scotland

Wednesday 14 June 2017 | 15:22 CET | News
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The Scottish Government said its superfast broadband project has passed 90 percent coverage, ISPreview reported. The GBP 428 million Digital Scotland project with BT (Openreach) is aiming to achieve 95 percent coverage by the end of March 2018. The figure will go to 86 percent for the rural Highland and Islands region by the end of this year. Coverage in Scotland is now at 84 percent. Most of the funding has come from public sources, with BT contributing GBP 126 million.

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