0
Broadband

Virgin Media brings FTTP to Somerset's Burnham-on-Sea

Wednesday 10 February 2021 | 12:24 CET | News
Cable ISP Virgin Media UK has confirmed it has started deploying FTTP across the coastal Somerset town of Burnham-on-Sea, and its 20,000 inhabitants, ISPreview reported. The deployment is part of the operator's on-going Project Lightning build, which has so far covered a further 2.4 million UK premises. A total of 7,500 homes are expected to be covered by the rollout, which will take 12 months to complete.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Companies: Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Virgin Media expands fibre coverage in Burton upon Trent

Published 30 Mar 2021 15:11 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media announced it has connected 5,400 homes in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, to its ultrafast broadband network. This ...

Virgin Media connects Allington homes to full-fibre broadband

Published 25 Feb 2021 10:21 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has rolled out ultrafast full-fibre broadband to 2,600 homes in Allington, Kent. The roll-out is part of the ...

Virgin Media announces new 5-year 'Meaningful Connections Plan'

Published 24 Feb 2021 11:12 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has announced a new 5-year plan to support and connect communities across the UK, reduce its environmental impact ...

Virgin Media connects 9,800 Oldham homes to fibre broadband

Published 04 Feb 2021 15:11 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has connected 9,800 households in Oldham to its ultrafast FTTP broadband network. The roll-out is part of the ...

Virgin connects Debdale homes to ultrafast fibre broadband network

Published 27 Jan 2021 14:56 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has rolled out ultrafast FTTB broadband to 5,000 households in Debdale, Greater Manchester, as part of its Project ...

Virgin connects 6,800 Accrington homes to ultrafast fibre broadband

Published 22 Jan 2021 11:01 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has connected more than 6,800 homes in Accrington, Lancashire, to ultrafast broadband as part of its Project ...

Virgin rolls out gigabit fibre broadband to 4,700 Kensal Green homes

Published 13 Dec 2020 20:47 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has rolled out gigabit fibre broadband to 4,700 additional homes in the Kensal Green area of West London....

Virgin Media adds 48,000 broadband customers in Q3

Published 05 Nov 2020 11:15 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media has reported revenue of GBP 1.29 billion for Q3 2020, up 0.8 percent on a reported basis and up 0.7 percent on a ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

20 Apr Grameenphone Q1 2021
20 Apr Netflix Q1 2021
20 Apr Atos Q1 2021
20 Apr Iridium Communications Q1 2021
20 Apr Apple 'Spring Loaded' event
21 Apr Elisa Q1 2021
21 Apr HKBN H1 results
21 Apr Crown Castle Q1 2021
21 Apr Netgear Q1 2021
21 Apr Orange Belgium Q1 2021
21 Apr Verizon Q1 2021
21 Apr Rogers Communications Q1 2021
21 Apr Comcast Q1 2021
21 Apr Ericsson Q1 2021
21 Apr Vivendi Q1 2021
21 Apr Proximus AGM
22 Apr Tele2 Q1 2021
22 Apr AT&T Q1 2021
22 Apr Orange Q1 2021
22 Apr VeriSign Q1 2021
22 Apr Nordic Entertainment (NENT) Q1
22 Apr Intel Q1 2021
22 Apr Snap Q1 2021
22 Apr FCC meeting
23 Apr Telia Q1 2021
25 Apr Vodafone Qatar Q1 2021
26 Apr SBA Communications Q1 2021
27 Apr A10 Networks Q1 2021
27 Apr AudioCodes Q1 2021
27 Apr Mediaset FY results
::: More Calendar Items