UK Broadband

Ofcom: UK leads Europe With ‘Super Fast’ Broadband

Here in the UK we love to put ourselves down and fool ourselves into thinking that everything is not as good as it used to be, but it’s all part of our modest British charm. Rather than complain about everything that could be better, we can at least celebrate with a smug smile that the UK has more subscribers to superfast broadband services than Europe’s five largest economies, with connections of 30Mbps or faster now available to 73 percent of the population, up from 60 percent in 2011, Ofcom announced today.

The big European 5 countries are France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK but the increase in superfast cable and fibre optic packages has seen the mighty Blighty storm from third place to leapfrog Spain. (more…)