Virgin Media O2 has opened up talks with CityFibre for an acquisition worth up to £3bn, the Telegraph reports.
CityFibre has been awarded a £69m contract from Project Gigabit to boost broadband for 45,000 hard-to-reach premises in Rural Cambridge.
Gigaclear’s work to connect 2,400 homes in Adderbury and Hook Norton to full fibre broadband continues apace.
CityFibre is investing £10m to bring fibre connectivity to almost every home and business across Newark.
More than half of all premises in Ayrshire can now access Openreach’s fibre network which passes 96,000 homes and 4,800 businesses.
Runfibre has funded an agroforestry project next to Inglestone Common, led by local community resident Phil Stocker.
GoFibre has made its fibre services available to around 4,500 premises across the Aberdeenshire towns of Portlethen and Newtonhill.
Netomnia has raised £230m in committed debt financing alongside its sister ISP company YouFibre.
LilaConnect is launching two business full fibre packages designed to support SMEs.
Airband is completing a challenging installation to bring fibre to 300 people in the cliff-top area of Clovelly in Devon, one of the UK’s only privately-owned villages.