EU green-lights super fast broadband roll-out in UK

Tom Pakinkis

The European Union has given the green light to the UK Government’s plans to introduce high-speed broadband to homes and businesses across the UK.

The decision follows a direct intervention from the Culture Secretary in Brussels last week, after several months of delay in Europe.

The approval paves the way for the UK’s £530 million rural broadband scheme to start in earnest, meaning that work can commence laying the cables for local authority broadband projects all around the UK. 

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