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UK ranked 34th in world broadband-speed league table

While the UK held fairly steady in the rankings compared with last year, it was overtaken by the Republic of Ireland which moved up seven rankings to 29th place.

New rules mean better advice on broadband speeds

A new code of practice from telecoms regulator Ofcom have now come into effect, requiring broadband providers to clearly tell customers how fast their speed will be before they sign...

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Virgin Media is trialling the UK’s fastest home broadband

The service, set up in Cambridgeshire, allows for speeds 22 times faster than the top speed Virgin currently offers – and more than 200 times faster than the UK’s average connection.

Does your area have the UK’s slowest broadband?

New Which? analysis of customer speed tests has found the areas of the country suffering from the slowest broadband - while many rural areas are affected, some cities come up short too.

UK drops in worldwide broadband speed rankings

The UK has fallen to 35th place in an annual worldwide broadband speed league table. Singapore took top spot, followed by Sweden and Denmark, while Yemen had the slowest average...

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