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Phase 3 programme: Improving broadband speeds

Together with our partner, BT Openreach, we’ve so far provided superfast broadband access to more than 98% of households and businesses. But there’s further to go.

We have therefore secured funding for a third phase of work which will bring ultrafast and Next Generation Access broadband to even more homes and businesses in South Gloucestershire. Following is our blog in which we’ll keep you updated on the progress of the programme.

Premises update for Phase 3 fibre broadband rollout

As part of the existing contractual provision, South Gloucestershire Council advises that the following premises were classed as ‘white’ in the Speed and Coverage Template (SCT), ie; were part of the approved intervention area, and will benefit from an NGA (Next Generation Access) service as part of the Phase 3 Fibre Broadband rollout:

Whitegate Lodge, Old […]

January 23rd, 2023|Categories: News, Phase 3|

Project Gigabit – Public Review Launch in Lot 30 Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire, including Swindon

The government is on a mission to deliver lightning-fast, reliable broadband to everyone in the UK and is investing £5 billion in Project Gigabit to ensure that hard-to-reach communities are not left out. Building Digital UK (BDUK) is carrying out a Public Review to help identify areas in Lot 30 Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire, including […]

March 29th, 2022|Categories: News|

Broadband case study – Community Fibre Partnerships

Openreach are working to improve their network to get faster fibre broadband to as many people in the UK as possible. However, there are some areas which they don’t currently plan to upgrade, or areas already upgraded to fibre where people want to have an even faster internet connection. In these instances, a potential solution […]

November 15th, 2021|Categories: News|Tags: |

Phase 3B premises

The following table is a list of premises that are being upgraded as part of the Phase 3B Superfast Broadband Programme. Some of these (labelled Approved – CRFS) have been completed and are ready for residents to contact their ISP (Internet Service Provider) and place an order. Some of these are in build, whilst some […]

October 6th, 2020|Categories: News, Phase 3b|