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At present around 42% of homes and businesses across the UK can already access a gigabit-capable (1Gbps or 1000Mbps+) broadband ISP network, which is likely to reach over half of premises by the end of 2021 (c.60%).
The Government’s £5bn Project Gigabit programme will push this further by focusing on expanding coverage across the final 20% of predominantly rural premises.
The project aims to ensure that such speeds reach at least 85% of UK premises by the end of 2025 and aspires to get “as close to 100% as possible”.
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