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Fibre broadband – what’s stopping you from upgrading?

Despite fibre being available to the vast majority of premises in the UK, over a quarter of those who responded to our survey told us they weren’t sure it was available where they live.

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.

Blue and red fibre optical cables on a black background

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.

Could you upgrade to fibre broadband and save money?

Standard broadband customers may be paying more than fibre customers, despite dealing with slower speeds and more connection drop-outs. Pricing analysis of some of the UK’s biggest providers shows that...

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