Super-fast fibre broadband goes live in Thorne

Doncaster Chamber's Dan Fell (left) accepts the BCC award.
Doncaster Chamber's Dan Fell (left) accepts the BCC award.

High-speed fibre broadband is now available to the first homes and businesses in Thorne, BT announced.

More than 6,500 local households and firms are joining the high-speed revolution as engineers complete the investment in the coming weeks as a result of BT’s £2.5 billion fibre roll-out programme.Thorne follows Barnby Dun, Askern and Armthorpe. Conisbrough, Hatfield Woodhouse and Tickhill are due to be upgraded by end of Spring 2014.