Press Releases • Jun 16, 2017 10:00 BST
More than 160,000 homes and businesses in the Highlands and Islands are now part of the high speed fibre broadband network, thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) roll-out. The roll-out contract, being led by Highlands and Islands Enterprise and delivered on the ground by Openreach, the UK’s leading digital infrastructure provider, has passed its original coverage target.
Press Releases • Jun 14, 2017 11:30 BST
More than 750,000 Scottish homes and businesses can now connect to fibre broadband thanks to the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. It means that more than 90% of Scotland now has access to fibre broadband thanks to the partnership programme and commercial deployment.
Press Releases • Mar 27, 2017 13:00 BST
More than 1,000 homes and businesses in Colinton, Edinburgh are now able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. The Digital Scotland team unveiled one of the new fibre street cabinets that will serve part of the village last week with Ian Henderson from the Colinton Inn and Bistro.
Press Releases • Mar 27, 2017 11:00 BST
Superfast broadband is coming to more homes in Woodilee near Kirkintilloch after a successful community campaign for faster speeds. Residents in 59 local households will be able to order new high-speed fibre broadband services for the first time, thanks to a partnership between the community and BT.
Press Releases • Feb 22, 2017 15:38 GMT
More than 100 homes in the village of Gatehead near Kilmarnock now have access to much faster broadband speeds for the first time – thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast broadband rollout. The Gatehead homes were too far from their original fibre broadband street cabinet to see much improvement in speed. So engineers from Openreach, BT’s local network business, rearranged the network.