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UK govt starts new round of bids for local fibre broadband network fund

Wednesday 29 August 2018 | 09:37 CET | News
After launching funding of over GBP 1 billion for the faster rollout of fibre and mobile networks and then inviting commercial parties to bid for GBP 190 million under the programme's Local Full Fibre Networks (LFFN) Challenge fund, the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport is now launching a third round of funding, for the remaining GBP 95 million. This round will seek to push gigabit capable connections to key public buildings and businesses and encourage broadband providers to create more connections at local homes and businesses.

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