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Virgin looks to counteract BT fibre broadband ads in Bristol

Thursday 30 January 2020 | 11:11 CET | News
Virgin Media has announced a '#BornFast' publicity stunt in Bristol to counteract what it calls 'unsubstantiated advertising' billboards from BT, which claim that residents in the city should not 'settle for Virgin'.

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Companies: BT / Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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