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MT confident of meeting Fibre connection goals

Due to reach 75% of properties by end of 2022

Manx Telecom says it's slightly ahead of schedule in getting Fibre to most Island premises.

The company began its rollout in 2018 – two years later it was selected as the Manx Government's preferred supplier to deliver the National Broadband Plan.

That involves a joint investment of £50 million with the plan highlighting a target of providing the broadband to 99 per cent of premises by July 2024. 

Fibre should reach 75 per cent of premises by the end of this year.

Chief executive Gary Lamb says good progress is being made:

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