UK government pledges £5bn for gigabit broadband in every home by 2025
During the Conservative Party Conference, Chancellor Sajid Javid pledged £5 billion for gigabit broadband in every home by 2025.
Standing on the steps of Downing Street following his election in July, Prime Minister Boris Johnson made the rollout of gigabit broadband one of his key pledges. The chancellor has now committed public money to help achieve Johnson’s pledge.
"We are setting out plans to invest £5bn to support the rollout of full-fibre, 5G and other gigabit-capable networks to...