Broadband: South Gloucestershire

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 9th March 2018.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Luke Hall Luke Hall Conservative, Thornbury and Yate

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how many homes have been connected to superfast broadband in South Gloucestershire.

Photo of Margot James Margot James The Minister of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport

According to Thinkbroadband, currently, 96.4% of premises in South Gloucestershire currently have access to Superfast Broadband speeds. (http://labs.thinkbroadband.com/local/south-gloucestershire,E06000025) 93% of premises in the South West region now have access to superfast Broadband - up from 42% in 2010. Gainshare funding for the region which is higher than originally expected, is likely to be at least £65 million. This will be available to support further investment.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.