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Fibre broadband to help boost toursim in Glenrothes

Monday, March 7th 2016

More than 2,200 homes and businesses in Glenrothes can now access superfast speeds thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) programme. The work has extended the existing network...

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Where is the worst broadband in the UK? Speed test results spark debate

Friday, March 4th 2016

Cable.co.uk looked at data from speed tests submitted over the past 12 months to find the places with the country’s slowest – and fastest – broadband speeds. The village with the dubious...

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The town with the fastest-moving house prices also has the fastest broadband

Friday, March 4th 2016

Cable.co.uk has analysed speed tests submitted over the past 12 months to find out where the fastest and slowest broadband is in the UK. And while Ofcom suggests the average UK download speed is...

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Government rollout takes fibre broadband to Britain's smallest city

Thursday, March 3rd 2016

With fewer than 2,000 inhabitants, the city of St David’s in Pembrokeshire is famous for being the final resting place of Wales’ patron saint. Along with the rest of the county, the area...

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Virgin Media: Tell us where to build ultrafast fibre broadband network

Wednesday, March 2nd 2016

The ‘Supercharging Local Communities’ programme gives homes and businesses in 18 counties the opportunity to benefit from a fibre connection straight to their door as part of Virgin’s Project...

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Fibre broadband rollout reaches thousands more homes in Shetlands and Skye

Tuesday, March 1st 2016

More than 6,000 premises in the Shetland Islands have been connected in recent weeks – and around 3,000 on the Isle of Skye are set to follow. In the Shetlands, new fibre street cabinets are...

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'All-in-one' cabinet taking fibre broadband to County Durham village

Monday, February 29th 2016

Around 180 homes and businesses in Shincliffe will be able to access fibre broadband after the cabinet was switched on. Thousands of homes and businesses in the nearby communities of High...

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Swindon homes included in BT broadband trial after long-running campaign for fibre

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016

A new fibre to the premises (FTTP) trial will give ultrafast speeds to 500 homes in the Haydon Wick area of Swindon this spring. Residents have been campaigning for fibre for months, with some...

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ISPA: MPs are talking more about broadband, but there's still lots to do

Friday, February 19th 2016

ISPA, which calls itself the voice of the UK internet industry, revealed the growth in political interest in broadband, shown by a surge in the number of times it is referred to by MPs in...

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'Technical challenges' ahead as Highlands fibre rollout passes another milestone

Thursday, February 18th 2016

Work is now underway to connect more areas over the next six months. Areas included in the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) project for the first time include Symbister in Shetland,...

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