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Vodafone UK uses manhole covers to improve mobile coverage

Tuesday 11 December 2018 | 11:00 CET | News
Vodafone UK is installing small antennae below street level under manhole covers to help improve 4G mobile network coverage in busy urban areas. This equipment can be installed with minimum disruption for the local community, with no street works or construction required, the operator said.

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