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Statement from Gigaclear CEO Mike Surrey on Devon and Somerset full fibre rollout

8th October 2018

On behalf of Gigaclear plc, I would like to apologise for the delays in delivering a full fibre network across […]

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Gigaclear recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing t...

Gigaclear is pleased to announce that it has been ranked no. 23 in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100, […]

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Mike Surrey takes the reins at Gigaclear

Matthew Hare, founder, steps aside, Mike Surrey new Chief Executive Rural full fibre broadband provider Gigaclear today announces that ...

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Gigaclear Chief Executive receives OBE in Queen’s B...

Matthew Hare awarded for services to Broadband Provision in the UK. 08 June 2018:Matthew Hare, Founder and Chief Executive of […]

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Gigaclear bridges the gap

As pioneers of fibre-to-the-home, April 2018 marked the moment in history when we became the first utility provider since 1935 […]

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Bridging the gap

Gigaclear uses historic Clifton Suspension Bridge to bring ultrafast, full fibre broadband to forgotten communities.

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MP backs investment in West Oxfordshire’s digital economy

Robert Courts MP visits site of ultrafast full fibre broadband installation

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Gigaclear signs international contractor Lite Access Tech...

Rural broadband specialist, Gigaclear, has awarded international fibre-optic products and advanced installation methodologies, Lite ...

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Gigaclear’s Chief Executive first Brit to receive prestig...

Matthew Hare, Chief Executive of Gigaclear, the leading supplier of full fibre broadband to rural locations in the UK, is […]

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Gigaclear to acquire Aylesbury Vale Broadband’s Network

Aylesbury Vale Broadband Ltd (AVB) today announced that it has agreed to sell the assets of its business to Gigaclear, […]

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Full fibre brings fast and reliable broadband to Devon

Communities in some of the most rural parts of Devon, who were struggling with slow and unreliable internet connections, can […]

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Gigaclear contract with the John Henry Group set to bring...

Rural broadband specialist Gigaclear has awarded the John Henry Group a contract to bring ultrafast full fibre broadband to more […]

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Gigaclear to future proof West Oxfordshire’s digital economy

25 October 2017: Over 10,000 homes and businesses in West Oxfordshire will be connected to ultrafast broadband by the end […]

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Gigaclear contract with Carillion telent set to bring ful...

Rural broadband specialist Gigaclear has awarded Carillion telent a contract to bring ultrafast full fibre broadband to more than ...

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Next phase of ultrafast broadband rollout for Devon and S...

Work has been launched to connect the first 21 communities in Devon and Somerset to a new ultrafast fibre broadband […]

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Gigaclear Awards £90m Network Delivery Contract to Comple...

Gigaclear has awarded a £90million contract to Complete Utilities to connect almost 70,000 properties across Herefordshire and ...

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Rural Oxfordshire celebrates five years with the best bro...

This month marks the fifth anniversary of rural Oxfordshire being connected to Gigaclear’s Ultrafast broadband network. The county was ...

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Gigaclear Continues to Speed Up Berkshire

Over 6,000 homes and businesses in rural East Berkshire will be given access to Gigaclear’s ultrafast, full fibre broadband network ...

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Connecting Devon and Somerset – Thousands to get ul...

Thousands of homes and businesses in Bath & North-East Somerset and North Somerset will be able to connect to one […]

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New Superfast Essex Phase 3 rollout plans are set to spee...

Gigaclear and Superfast Essex are building on the success of the Rural Challenge pilot project and is now expanding the […]

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First communities for next phase of faster broadband roll...

Elmstone Hardwicke, Stoke Orchard, Deerhurst, Portway and Brookthorpe have today been announced as the first communities in ...

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Contracts awarded which will see improved broadband servi...

Local businesses and residents in north Wiltshire will benefit from ultrafast broadband, a service that provides connection of more ...

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Springwatch gets an Ultrafast Boost

BBC Two’s Springwatch is broadcast live from The Sherborne Park Estate in Gloucestershire for the very first time, using our […]

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Broadband Boost is Given to Businesses in West Berkshire

We’re very pleased to announce the 5,000th property in West Berkshire to have access to our ultrafast broadband network, as […]

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More full fibre for rural Britain as Gigaclear secures £1...

We are pleased to announce £111 million in additional equity funding to build new full fibre networks in rural Britain. […]

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Ultrafast broadband for rural Herefordshire

Over 8,000 homes and businesses will see major investment in a new full fibre network across Herefordshire resulting in some […]

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Superfast Northamptonshire

Gigaclear joins forces with Northamptonshire County Council to bring ultrafast fibre broadband to rural Northamptonshire. Ultrafast ...

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Gigaclear and Connecting Devon and Somerset announces big...

Homes and businesses to benefit from some of the highest speeds in the country Gigaclear have signed a new contact […]

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Ultrafast Animals Are Leading the Way in Essex

The Animal Country Club in the rural village of Moreton, Essex, has become the 2,000th property in the Essex to […]

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Gigaclear awarded contract by Gloucestershire County Coun...

Over 2,600 of the hardest to reach homes and businesses in the area will benefit from ultrafast broadband using a […]

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Kim Bailey Gets Ultrafast on the Gallops

The Cotswold racing yard is now the best connected in the country ‘by a nose’ Top racing trainer, Kim Bailey, […]

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3,000 Gloucestershire residents now have the best broadba...

The first area of the Fastershire (Herefordshire and Gloucestershire County Council’s broadband scheme) Phase 2 rollout across the ...

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Gigaclear and Affinity Water Partner Up on Rural Broadban...

Gigaclear, is investigating the feasibility of using disused water mains to house the cables needed to deliver its ...

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Chedworth School becomes best connected in UK

St. Andrew’s school is the 1,000th property in Gloucestershire to get access to ultrafast broadband as part of the Fastershire Phase 2 ...

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Gigaclear to bring UK’s fastest broadband to light up Dev...

Ultrafast broadband provider Gigaclear is set to bring the best broadband speeds in the UK to homes and businesses in Devon and Somerset.

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Predictions for the UK communications market in 2016

Gigaclear has started this year on a high after experiencing a record year in 2015. A highlight was reaching a milestone in delivering ...

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Gigaclear secures €25m from EIB fuelling massive rural in...

Ultrafast pure fibre broadband provider, Gigaclear plc, has secured a EUR25m (GBP 18m) committed debt facility from the European ...

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Early Christmas present for residents in rural Essex as u...

A family in Epping Forest District now has one of the fastest Internet connections in the UK, just in time for Christmas. As the ...

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Fastest UK Internet Connection Helps Hungerford Farm Shop...

Cobbs Farm Shop and Kitchen in Hungerford has become the best connected farm shop in the UK, thanks to a government funded scheme. ...

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Ultrafast Dragon Seen in Gloucestershire

The Green Dragon Pub in Cowley has today become the best connected pub in the UK, with visitors able to download a full length HD film ...

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Gigaclear starts to build first ultrafast broadband netwo...

CAPTION (Left to Right): Mike Warr, Economic Development Officer, Epping Forest District Council; Cllr Penny Channer, Deputy Cabinet ...

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Gigaclear trials the UK’s first 5Gbps ultrafast broadband...

Ultrafast pure fibre broadband provider, Gigaclear, has launched Britain’s fastest internet package for retail customers with up to ...

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Gigaclear announces plans for ultrafast pure fibre broadb...

Ultrafast broadband provider Gigaclear has announced plans to bring its pure fibre network to potentially 4,000 homes and businesses in ...

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Gigaclear Unveils Roll Out Schedule For Ultrafast Fasters...

Ultrafast pure fibre broadband provider, Gigaclear, has unveiled the full schedule for Fastershire’s phase 2 broadband roll out. The ...

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Gigaclear starts digging for Fastershire Phase 2

Ultrafast pure fibre broadband provider, Gigaclear, has begun the first stage of digging in the Cotswolds today as part of ...

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Gigaclear is going the distance as it passes 10,000 homes

Ultrafast broadband provider, Gigaclear, is on track to celebrate a record year. To date the company has delivered live, gigabit fibre ...

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Gigaclear announce first ultrafast network in the Cotswolds

Gigaclear has announced that Seven Springs in Cockleford will be the first to benefit from Fastershire’s phase 2 broadband rollout […]

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Gigaclear wins third ‘Rural Challenge’ contract to bring ...

Superfast Berkshire awards Gigaclear its third contract in weeks to provide ultrafast broadband at up to 1Gbps to more than ...

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Gigaclear wins Superfast Essex ‘Rural Challenge’ contract...

Essex County Council awards Gigaclear a contract to provide ultrafast broadband at up to 1Gbps to over 4,500 homes and ...

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Gigaclear wins Fastershire BDUK contract to bring fastest...

Gloucestershire and Herefordshire County Councils award Gigaclear a contract to provide ultrafast broadband at up to 1Gbps to over ...

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Gigaclear to accelerate new FTTP network build with major...

Gigaclear has secured £30m in new equity to accelerate the build of new Fibre-To-The-Premises (FTTP) networks in rural areas ...

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Gigaclear ready to roll out ultrafast pure fibre broadban...

Gigaclear scheduling start of works for a new, future proofed, ultrafast broadband network to Welland Valley villages in ...

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Ultrafast Gigaclear helps Uppingham School meet demand fo...

Gigaclear’s pure fibre broadband network enables Generation Z pupils to benefit from Internet learning resources using one million ...

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Gigaclear secures additional £6.5m to accelerate rollout ...

• Funding secured from existing institutional shareholder, CF Woodford Equity Income Fund, as well as ...

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Ultrafast, pure fibre broadband progresses in Northampton...

Gigaclear, the ultrafast, pure fibre broadband networks provider is well underway with its second project to deliver ultrafast ...

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Northamptonshire’s first ultrafast broadband cabine...

Gigaclear, the ultrafast, pure fibre broadband networks provider, has delivered the first of its ultrafast broadband cabinets to the ...

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Gigaclear readies ultrafast delivery to Peterborough vill...

Gigaclear announces start of delivery of a new purely fibre-to-the-premises network after meeting early sign-up target

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Ultrafast Gigaclear services deliver real benefits to Oxf...

Gigaclear’s pure fibre broadband network enables webexpenses to capitalise on the digital revolution

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Gigaclear speeds up with more ultrafast networks across O...

Oxfordshire based network operator future-proofing more of the county with pure fibre broadband

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Gigaclear announces 6 more ultrafast villages in Oxfordsh...

Pent up demand drives 40% pre-orders for ultrafast pure fibre broadband

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Sevenoaks Prep School speeds into new online learning app...

Gigaclear, the ultrafast, pure fibre broadband networks provider, has activated a new gigabit broadband network in Kent, with Sevenoaks ...

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Gigaclear aims to deploy ultrafast broadband to 5000 Nort...

No rural community can afford to be left behind by the digital revolution

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Gigaclear switches on Northmoor with the help of the Prim...

Oxfordshire, Monday 18th August, 2014: Gigaclear (the “Company”), the UK’s leading provider of pure fibre ...

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Gigaclear secures £7.75m to fund next phase of growth

  • Growth funding secured from both new and existing investors
  • CF Woodford Equity Income Fund becomes Gigaclear’s ...

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Ultrafast fibre-to-the-premises broadband planned for Pet...

Eight villages near Peterborough targeted for world-class connectivity, speed and reliability with Gigabit fibre-to-the-premises ...

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Gigaclear appoints Charles McGregor as chairman

Fibre network pioneer brings 30 years’ communications and business acumen to broadband provider

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Gigaclear rolls out in Underriver, Kent

Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast pure fibre broadband, has begun installation of a fibre-to-the-home network in and around the Kent ...

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Ultrafast fibre optic broadband confirmed for additional ...

Gigaclear, the ultrafast fibre optic broadband provider, has confirmed that Otmoor, Oxfordshire will be the next community to benefit ...

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Gigaclear ultrafast broadband transforms rural business park

Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast pure fibre broadband, has designed, built and installed its fibre-to-the-premises network at the ...

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Gigaclear wins RCBF funded bid to provide Ultrafast Broad...

Oxfordshire villages made fit for the future through DEFRA funding Oxfordshire, 03 March 2014 – Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast ...

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Gigaclear appoints non-Executive Director and expert advi...

Influential and experienced communications industry experts join Gigaclear to help drive business expansion to meet demand for ...

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Gigaclear stars in Broadband Genie and PC Advisor Home Br...

Plusnet and Gigaclear star in Broadband Genie and PC Advisor Home Broadband Survey 2014 Plusnet, Virgin Media, Sky and Gigaclear […]

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Gigaclear confirms 3 more rural communities to have ultra...

Additional rural communities confirmed for ultrafast fibre-to-the-premises broadband Momentum builds for Gigaclear in Oxfordshire and ...

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Gigaclear and Fluidata agree to partner to open Gigaclear...

Fluidata’s wholesale service exchange platform easily connects ISPs to Gigaclear’s advanced fibre-to-the-premises infrastructure ...

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Gigaclear and Rutland Telecom launch all-fibre network in...

Market-town residents share benefits of ultrafast broadband 16 April 2013 – Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast fibre optic ...

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Gigaclear and Vonage partner to cut costs of telephony in...

Feature-rich voice services over broadband, remove need for customers to pay for a landline as well as subscribing to broadband […]

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Oxfordshire Businesses embrace Ultrafast Broadband

Gigaclear starts installation in Frilford and Frilford Heath 27 February 2013, Oxfordshire: Gigaclear, a provider of ultrafast fibre ...

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Work Starts on Uppingham’s 1Gbps Ultrafast Broadban...

Market-town residents to see huge benefits from world-class connectivity 19 December 2012 – Gigaclear, provider of ultrafast ...

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More Oxfordshire villages say no to go-slow broadband

Fyfield and Tubney commission world-class connectivity from Gigaclear 6 December 2012, Oxfordshire… Gigaclear, a provider of ultrafast ...

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Gigaclear completes new round of financing

Gigaclear successfully completes a new round of financing enabling it to accelerate fibre broadband deployments for additional rural ...

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Appleton becomes one of the worlds best connected communi...

Gigaclear’s 1000Mbps broadband transforms rural living in Appleton and Eaton 20 November 2012: Gigaclear, a provider of ultrafast fibre ...

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Appleton & Eaton choose Gigaclear

Appleton & Eaton in Oxfordshire has chosen Gigaclear to provide their new Ultrafast Internet service. The new pure fibre network ...

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Hambleton In Rutland – At The Cutting Edge of Ultra-fast ...

The Finch’s Arms in Rutland is celebrating, and not just because they hosted a successful launch party for Fibre Network […]

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ZTE UK and Gigaclear Deliver Broadband to Rural Communities

ZTE and broadband specialist partner Gigaclear Limited delivers Next Generation Internet access to selected communities across the UK ...

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Hambleton Celebrates Joining Broadband Gigabit Community

A champagne reception and a symbolic ‘switch on’ marks success for Gigaclear and ISP Rutland Telecom who have created Rutland’s […]

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AFL builds Hambleton network for Gigaclear

AFL is fast establishing a leading expertise in rural community FTTH projects, installing its latest rural project currently in the ...

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Fibre-Optic Gigaclear Network for Rutland Village

On September 12th Gigaclear started the ground-works in Hambleton village in Rutland. A fast-paced construction schedule is in place, ...

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Rutland Telecom secures major investment from Gigaclear t...

In May 2011 Rutland Telecom secured a major investment from Gigaclear. David Lewis, Managing Director of Rutland Telecom said “This ...

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Ofcom grants code powers to Gigaclear

In February Gigaclear applied to Ofcom for Code Powers and, after some discussion, Ofcom published a Consultation on the 10th […]

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Application to Ofcom for code powers

In February, Gigaclear applied to Ofcom for Code Powers, and after some discussion, Ofcom published a consultation on Thursday the […]

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