A £24.6 million deal has been signed with BT to bring superfast broadband to Shropshire. BT is contributing £8.6m towards the deployment, while Shropshire Council is contributing £8.2m, with £7.84m coming from the Government’s Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) funds.
Fibre broadband – offering speeds up to 80Mbps – will be available to 93% of premises across Shropshire by the end of spring 2016.
For more information, visit the Connecting Shropshire website by clicking on the following link:
To track developments of superfast broadband across the UK, visit our Superfast broadband in the UK page.