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City Fibre awarded £104m contract03 July 2023
BDUK has awarded a £104m contract to City Fibre to deliver gigabit broadband to areas in Hampshire that are not commercially viable.
Major broadband upgrade for New Forest to benefit thousands of rural properties15 May 2023
Wessex Internet wins government-funded Project Gigabit contract to roll out lightning-fast connectivity to around 10,500 homes and businesses in the New Forest.
Project Gigabit Delivery Plan06 April 2022
Project Gigabit is the government programme to deliver gigabit capable broadband across the UK by 2030.
Building Digital UK (BDUK) is seeking views from the public and other stakeholders with regard to existing or planned gigabit-capable broadband infrastructure in the area of Hampshire and Isle of Wight31 August 2021
The government’s ambition is to deliver nationwide gigabit-capable broadband as soon as possible. The market is making great progress in delivering this ambition but there is a need for government intervention in the parts of the country that are not commercially viable. This is why the Budget in 2020 committed £5bn for the hardest to reach parts of the country, ensuring that all areas of the UK can benefit equally.
Project Gigabit Public Review - Hampshire and Isle of Wight23 August 2021
This review seeks information and supporting evidence about gigabit-capable broadband infrastructure within the Hampshire and Isle of Wight area. This consultation closes at 5pm on 20 September 2021.