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Blaenau Gwent Boasts more than 95 Per Cent Superfast Broadband Coverage

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Blaenau Gwent Speeding Ahead with more than 95 Per Cent Superfast Broadband Coverage

Superfast Cymru has enabled more than 95 per cent of businesses and households in Blaenau Gwent to access superfast fibre broadband making it one of the best digitally connected areas in the UK, Deputy Minister for Skills & Technology, Julie James has said.

More than 30,000 premises across the local authority area are now able to access the technology, which can deliver world class internet speeds many times faster than was previously available.

This has been made possible as a result of Superfast Cymru which is a partnership between the Welsh Government and BT, with additional funding from Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

SOURCE: gov.wales