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Virgin sues UK council over fibre broadband roll-out

Monday 11 June 2018 | 11:44 CET | News
Virgin Media has initiated landmark legal proceedings against Durham County Council in the UK for obstructing the roll-out of new ultrafast fibre broadband technology, reports The Telegraph.

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Companies: Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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