One of the least-connected parts of England will be among the first to benefit from superfast broadband – giving local businesses a real incentive to build a website
and take their trade online.
Broadband Deliver UK and Cumbria County Council are planning to work together to ensure that the whole of the county gets the benefits of superfast broadband.
BT is installing a new fibre optic network next year, with the new services expected to be available to Cumbrian businesses and households in 2012.
Other parts of the country benefiting from government money to encourage the roll-out of new network infrastructure in rural areas are the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, North Yorkshire and Herefordshire.
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