What does Jeremy Wright's appointment to DCMS mean for the UK's connectivity ambitions?

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Richard Watts, Business Development Director, VXFIBER
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Richard Watts, Business Development Director, VXFIBER

Richard Watts, Business Development Director, VXFIBER, argues that full fibre connectivity is essential to drive the UK's economic growth

Theresa May's recent cabinet reshuffle saw Matt Hancock replaced by Jeremy Wright as the Secretary of State for the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). It's a decision that has been widely criticised...

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