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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.


October 2019 update

Phase 3 fibre broadband deployment across South Gloucestershire continues to make good progress, with a number of areas now able to access superfast fibre broadband as a result of the project. Openreach will continue with the work over the coming months, with Phase 3 deployment due to complete in June 2020.

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October 1st, 2019|Categories: News|

June 19 update

We are continuing to work with our partners Openreach on our Phase 3 fibre broadband rollout. We are working through some contractual processes with Openreach and Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK), and looking at those areas where broadband coverage needs to be improved, to see what solutions are available.

We’ve so far provided superfast broadband access to […]

June 5th, 2019|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

Deployment plan agreed: Broadband rollout to continue shortly

Following the agreement of a new deployment plan, in coordination with our partner, BT Openreach, we will resume groundworks to bring superfast broadband to more rural areas across South Gloucestershire from late April.

We have already delivered broadband access to 96% of the local population, but are committed to our target of 100% fibre broadband coverage […]

April 1st, 2019|Categories: Deployment, News|

Better Broadband extended

The Better Broadband Scheme has been extended and will continue to run until 31 December 2019.

Through the scheme, residents and businesses with broadband speeds of less than 2Mbps (megabits per second) can apply for a voucher to help with the costs associated with an improved broadband solution.

The voucher of up to £350 per premise does […]

December 17th, 2018|Categories: Better Broadband Scheme, News|

Completion of phase 2 Superfast Extension Programme

We are pleased to confirm that the Phase 2 Superfast Extension Programme (SEP) has now been completed. Following on from the Phase 1 Superfast Broadband Project, which delivered superfast broadband to more than 18,000 homes and businesses in South Gloucestershire, the Phase 2 SEP has continued to push fibre broadband across the area and upgraded […]

October 25th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorised|