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BT “will challenge York broadband project in EU courts”, says CityFibre

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Cityfibre's policy and regulation director claims that BT wants to bring Google Fiber-like project to a halt
12 Sep 2013

WAN speeds hindered by slow rollout of fibre

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Bandwidth struggling to cope with increased demand, suggests Eclipse Internet's Andrew Saunders
30 Jul 2013

Culture secretary urges councils to reveal broadband plans

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Maria Miller wants residents and businesses to know what broadband speeds to expect in the near future
29 Jul 2013

BT claims strong fibre broadband figures in the first quarter

BT Retail has clear dominance of Openreach network with market share of more than one-third
25 Jul 2013

EE doubles 4G users to 687,000 - claims it is on target to sign-up one million by 2014

Some 2.6 per cent of its UK customers are now using 4G
24 Jul 2013

BT acting like a 'vampire death-squid' in rural broadband market

Telecoms giant accused of monopolistic tactics by rivals
18 Jul 2013

BT hits back over NAO rural broadband rollout criticisms

Telecoms giant BT says it is 'delivering excellent value for money' after NAO report criticises rural broadband programme
05 Jul 2013

BT battered by NAO report into rural broadband rollout

Rural broadband rollout is over budget and well behind schedule, claims NAO
05 Jul 2013

Government to invest only £250m of £100bn infrastructure fund on broadband

Broadband spend is miniscule compared to other infrastructure investments
27 Jun 2013

From Kansas to Kettering: is Google Fiber heading for the UK?

Google’s 1Gbps fibre broadband service is no longer just a Kansas City experiment. But does the technology giant have plans to go global with it?
26 Jun 2013

Arqiva wins government contract to improve rural mobile connectivity

£150m tender awarded to Arqiva to improve mobile coverage for up to 60,000 premises
13 May 2013

BT's annual profits rise despite revenue fall

BT claims it has created 3,000 jobs in past year through its investments
10 May 2013

TalkTalk calls for government regulation of high-speed broadband

Chairman Sir Charles Dunstone says 'no one really knows' how BT's government subsidies are being spent
02 Apr 2013

Dorset County Council selects Huddle to speed up broadband delivery plans

Data sharing platform was best fit because of time-scale and security reasons, says council
11 Mar 2013

BT to hire 1,000 fibre engineers

Almost half of new jobs will be for young apprentices
07 Mar 2013

Greater London Authority seeks partner for ultrafast broadband rollout

GLA looking for supplier to enable London to become a 'super-connected city'
28 Feb 2013

Consumers need to take the FTTH fight to their MPs

"Broadband will be viewed as narrowband in the future," says Sony Pictures
22 Feb 2013

Government slammed for no-show at fibre-to-the-home conference

FTTH Council "disappointed" at absence of Whitehall officials
20 Feb 2013

BT extends fibre rollout to a further 1.2 million premises

Fast fibre broadband should be available to 19 million premises by spring 2014
12 Feb 2013

BT reports a decline in revenues in Q3, but profits hold up

Europe, financial services sector, price controls and lower demand from fixed lines blamed for decline
01 Feb 2013

Wales ‘high-speed’ broadband network rollout gets go-ahead

BT to ensure 96 per cent of Welsh premises have access to high-speed broadband by 2015
22 Jan 2013

FTTH Council determined to get funding flowing to regional fibre projects

FTTH Council aims to bring together big investors and smaller projects like B4RN
22 Jan 2013

BT's 'bogus' FTTH stance is short-changing UK consumers and economy, says lobby group

FTTH Council says there's plenty of pent-up demand for bonafide fibre
21 Jan 2013

Welsh government to spend £39m on faster broadband in schools

Schools will also receive funds to buy ICT kit
15 Jan 2013