North Yorkshire County Council has signed a contract with BT to provide superfast broadband. 90% of North Yorkshire homes and businesses will have access to fibre broadband ("typically" providing speeds of 25Mbps or more) by the end of 2014.
The total contract value is £36.44m, with contributions of £10m from BT and £17.84m from BDUK.
The video below shows BT Openreach Chief Executive Liv Garfield's message to the Broadband North Yorkshire Conference:
To track developments of superfast broadband across the UK, visit our Superfast broadband in the UK page.