• Get ready for superfast internet: £1 billion investment could bring ‘full-fibre’ and 5G broadband to families across the UK

    Get ready for superfast internet: £1 billion investment could bring ‘full-fibre’ and 5G broadband to families across the UK

    Two million homes and businesses around the UK could soon be getting a much faster internet connection.

    Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced investment of £400 million ($494 million) to boost broadband speeds around the country.

    The autumn statement also included £740 million ($915 million) to provide superfast 5G mobile networks to certain local authorities.

    Chancellor Philip Hammond is expected to announce today, in his autumn statement, the dedication of more than £400 million to boosting broadband speeds around the country by increasing fibre-optic […]