Accelerating Bedford - Part of the Central Superfast
Fairer and Faster Broadband across Bedford
Local delivery of the national Rural Broadband Programme (to
deliver 90% superfast broadband coverage) is now seeing results on
the ground in the Borough with the project’s first local superfast
cabinet going live on 20th June 2014 and many more since then (see
Cabinet News - Project Cabinet Progress).
Meanwhile the Mayor and Executive Committee have agreed to more
than match Government funding for local delivery of the national
Superfast Extension Programme increasing superfast broadband
coverage to over 95% of premises. See below for the
State Aid Consultation relating to this.
See the latest Project Newsletter for more on all the above
and other broadband progress and possibilities and contact Paul
with any comments on the Council’s plans for the roll-out of
Sign up for faster broadband to help make it
happen. Over nearly 2,000 already have, but the
more who do the better the outcome.
- Become a Digital
Champion Help a member of your family, a friend,
neighbour or other contact to get online and use the internet
- Find out more about broadband using the 'Related Links' (on
the right hand side of this web page) →
* This is a joint project with Central
Bedfordshire and Milton Keynes Councils delivering
improvements in their areas too.
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