Over 90% of Worcestershire homes and businesses are to be connected to high-speed fibre broadband within the next three years.
It is part of an initiative by Worcestershire County Council, who are investing up to £8.5million, and BT, which is expected to contribute up to £8.9million.
A further £3.35million will come from the Government’s ‘Broadband Delivery UK’ funds.
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