Multi-million pound broadband boost for Derbyshire

Pictured is Richard Thompson, left, with colleagues, at Central Technology, of The Bridge Business Park, on Beresford Way, Chesterfield.

Pictured is Richard Thompson, left, with colleagues, at Central Technology, of The Bridge Business Park, on Beresford Way, Chesterfield.

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Prime Minister David Cameron revealed to The Derbyshire Times that Bolsover is to benefit from a faster broadband roll-out as council chiefs confirmed multi-million pound plans to boost IT countywide.

Mr Cameron told the DT, in an interview featured on page 26, the Government is spending £7million in Derbyshire to improve broadband - with plans for Bolsover homes and businesses going live this month.

He said: “We’re spending £7m in Derbyshire on broadband. Almost £1bn nationwide is being spent on broadband and there are 10,000 new properties being upgraded every week nationally.

 

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