Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Virgin Media CEO says 'others' will plug UK broadband holes

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Wednesday 21 October 15

Tom Mockridge insists BT should not get more BDUK funding, but indicates Virgin will stick with its in-fill plan.

Virgin Media CEO Tom Mockridge this week called on the U.K. government to end subsidies for broadband rollout, but comments he made in a radio interview on Wednesday suggest his company will not step out of its comfort zone to help spread access to high-speed Internet services. "BT doesn't need the subsidy,&quot…

Virgin Media CEO Tom Mockridge this week called on the U.K. government to end subsidies for broadband rollout, but comments he made in a radio interview on Wednesday suggest his company will not step out of its comfort zone to help spread access to high-speed Internet services. "BT doesn't need the subsidy,&quot…

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