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CDS congratulates Wessex Internet for being shortlisted for prestigious regional award

The Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) programme has congratulated Wessex Internet for being named among the best rural businesses in…

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CDS in talks over Project Gigabit “Local Supplier” procurements

The Government’s latest Project Gigabit announcement has today (Monday 2 August) confirmed that it is in discussions with Connecting Devon…

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CDS calls for flexible Government approach for hard to reach areas

Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) is calling for a flexible approach from Government to improve broadband connectivity in very hard…

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Wessex Internet breaks ground in Woolston to mark official start of work to bring ultrafast broadband to South Somerset

Wessex Internet has laid its first fibre cable in Woolston to mark the start of an extensive three-year programme to…

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Project Gigabit and CDS

On December 23, 2020, Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) announced…

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Project Gigabit investment welcomed

Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) has warmly welcomed further investment in broadband in the region as part of the Government’s…

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COVID-19 Info

Whilst measures to contain COVID-19 continue to evolve, CDS will attempt to maintain a Business As Usual approach, though there may be some unavoidable impact on our ability to respond to queries.