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This information provides a high-level overview of the anticipated superfast deployment for the programme. This information is subject to further detailed survey and is therefore indicative and may be subject to change during the life of the project.

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Where and when

In September 2014, South Yorkshire joined forces with BT in a multi-million pound deal to extend the availability of high-speed, fibre broadband to around 98 per cent of homes and businesses.

The Superfast South Yorkshire project will make South Yorkshire an even more attractive place to live and do business, bringing new investment to the region and generating an economic return of more than £270 million.

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Who is delivering the project?

The project will cost £22 million, to be funded jointly by BT, Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) and South Yorkshire partners. South Yorkshire partners are the four local authorities of Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster. A significant measure of the programme’s success will be driving awareness of the benefits offered by fibre broadband and adoption of this high-speed broadband technology.

The project is part of Broadband Delivery UK’s Superfast Extension Programme, previously known as the Rural Programme, which aims to increase superfast broadband access in rural areas. It will build upon BT’s commercial roll-out which is already making fibre broadband available more than 242,500 homes and businesses across South Yorkshire, as part of its plan to reach around two-thirds of UK premises.

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Roll-out of Superfast broadband across South Yorkshire

The map shows an overview of the expected roll out of superfast broadband in South Yorkshire.

This includes proposed commercial plans and expected deployment in the project area up to 2017.

High level map


Superfast broadband deployment

The map is based on information known as of September 2014 and is high level only. It is not accurate at premises or postcode level and should not be interpreted as such.

You can also download a PDF version of this map which will allow you to zoom in for a closer look.

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