Superfast Berkshire phase 3
Phase 3 procurement is underway with a time scale deployment of 2017/2018, the third phase will target 97% superfast coverage in all of the Berkshire districts.
Funding is £3.5 million of which:
a) Funding that could not be used under Phase 2 contracts that will be re-applied to Reading and Wokingham respectively:
£382,500 from Reading Borough Council and BDUK
£615,000 from Wokingham Borough Council, Thames Valley Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership and BDUK
b) Funding of around £2.5m (to be confirmed) released from our Phase 1 contract due to underspend on planned delivery and share in revenue from take-up of service on the 120 cabinets deployed. This funding will be applied to all Berkshire districts.
Further details to be published by Superfast Berkshire at the end of July.
Full details in the link below.
Orange BB 5856/448