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Copper network switch off vital for UK's digital future

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Thursday 19 July 18

The UK government has said that it will intervene if the industry does not come up with a date to switch off the country's old, copper telecommunications networks

The UK must set a date to switch off its copper telecommunications network in order to encourage investment in full fibre network infrastructure, according to CityFibre CEO, Greg Mesch. Speaking in the House of Commons earlier this week, Chancellor Phillip Hammond said that the government would intervene and impose a final &quot…

The UK must set a date to switch off its copper telecommunications network in order to encourage investment in full fibre network infrastructure, according to CityFibre CEO, Greg Mesch. Speaking in the House of Commons earlier this week, Chancellor Phillip Hammond said that the government would intervene and impose a final &quot…

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