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[TB]B4RN to deploy 1Gbps fibre network to rural parishes in Lancashire

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A community cooperative calling itself B4RN, 'Broadband For the Rural North,' is gauging interest in the deployment of a fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network which will offer symmetric Gigabit speeds for £30 a month with a £150 connection fee.
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Things like this needs to be rolled out in urban cities.
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I would be down for this, shame in the mostly eastly town in the UK. I get barely 1.5Mbps anymore, I was on 3Mbps before freedom 2 surf got taken over
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Would be fantastic if this was rolled out around towns and cities. It's quite a good price for such a fast speed, i wonder if there are any usage limits?
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Would be fantastic if this was rolled out around towns and cities. It's quite a good price for such a fast speed, i wonder if there are any usage limits?
Pretty unlikely, but I'm sure FUP will apply.
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post #5 of 21
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Things like this needs to be rolled out in urban cities.
Just sick man!
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Nice! I can get 1Gbps now but it's $349/month. That's an absolute steal of a deal.
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Nice! I can get 1Gbps now but it's $349/month. That's an absolute steal of a deal.
Hmm, you're from Chattanooga, I remember few months (Or years) ago, there was an article saying that some company has rolled out really good Internet service for residents of Chattanooga.
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Only 200Mbps in Cambridgeshire
    
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Only 200Mbps in Cambridgeshire
You can't be serious...
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What I don't get is I have 30Mbps service but rarely ever download much faster than 3Mbps so what good is it to have a faster service when it's not even used?
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