Extension to 90% of Hampshire by 2015

Delivery of the first part of the programme extending Superfast Broadband coverage to 90% of the county will be broken down into 7 phases, within the timeframes listed below. More detailed information on each phase will be published closer to the delivery time, as it becomes available.

Phase

Timeframe

Phase 1

 January – June 2014

Phase 2

 April – August 2014

Phase 3

 July – December 2014

Phase 4

 October 2014 – March 2015

Phase 5

 January – June 2015

Phase 6

 April – August 2015

Phase 7

 July- December 2015

 

Thanks to this extension, more than 59,000 business and residential premises will be able to access speeds of 24Mbps+, and over 40,000 of these will have access to speeds in excess of 50Mbps.The programme represents a £13.8 million investment, £5 million of which has come from the County Council and its district and borough council partners.

Phase One (January-June 2014)

Phase One of Hampshire Superfast Broadband Programme is due to be completed by the end of June 2014.

New equipment will be installed across parts of Basingstoke and Dean, Gosport, Hart, and the New Forest, enabling more than 6,000 premises to have access to superfast broadband. Speeds will be a minimum of 24Mbps, although more than 4,740 premises will be able to access more than 50Mbps.

Download a copy of the Phase One Map

Phase Two (April-August 2014)

PhasIe Two of the programme will start in April 2014 and once completed, by the end of September 2014, more than 9,000 additional premises will be able to access superfast broadband speeds.

The programme will visit Ashurst, Basingstoke, Cadnam, Downton, Fawley, Gosport, Hythe, Lee-On-Solent, Lockerley, Long Sutton, Lymington, Lyndhurst, Milford-On-Sea, Odiham, Overton, Romsey, Totton, and Wellow, and enable 56 roadside cabinets during the six months to September 2014.

Working with our neighbours in Wiltshire we have managed to bring forward delivery of Superfast services for the villages of Woodgreen and Braemore in the New Forest by 12 months. 

Download a copy of the Phase Two Map

Phase Three (July-December 2014)

11,170 additional homes and businesses, which would otherwise be excluded, will be able to enjoy the benefits of superfast connection thanks to the deployment of Phase 3 of Hampshire Superfast Broadband Programme.

New equipment will be installed in the following areas: Lockerley, Lymington, Milford-On-Sea, Brockenhurst, Sway, Liphook, Headley Down, Alton, Tisted, Selborne and Herriard.

Download a copy of the Phase Three Map

Phase Four (October 2014 - March 2015)

Rural parts of East Hampshire, Winchester, Basingstoke and the New Forest will be able to benefit from high-speed broadband, as Phase Four of Hampshire’s Superfast Broadband Programme is set to provide access to an additional 10,500 homes and businesses between October 2014 and March 2015.

Phase Four of the multi-million pound project will see fibre broadband cabinets switched on in the rural areas of: Havant, Hayling Island, Liss, Petersfield, Alresford, Bransgore, Sopley, Burley, New Milton, Itchen Abbas, Hordle, Barton On Sea, Ringwood, Greatham, Ball Hill, Woolton Hill, Highclere, Headley, Kingsclere and Yateley. 

Details of areas to be covered in Phase Four are available on our interactive map

Upcoming Phases - Five to Seven

Details of the remaining phases will be announced nearer the time of delivery. Register your interest to receive updates specific to your local area.

Find out when Superfast Broadband is coming to your area

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