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Vodafone considers UK broadband network build - report

Monday 1 August 2016 | 15:53 CET | News
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Vodafone is considering investing its own broadband network in the UK, reports The Telegraph. It is understood to have conducted tests in the town of King's Lynn in recent weeks to explore the possibility of laying its own fibre-optic cables into millions of homes and businesses using BT's telegraph poles and underground ducts. Industry sources said the 6-week trial has been done in secret because Vodafone is not fully committed to any investment and has serious doubts about the viability of building its own network in the UK. The results of the tests were delivered to a confidential industry

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Companies: BT / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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