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One of the area's biggest real estate companies signed a deal with BT's Openreach.
These two schemes helped to connect up residents in the villages of Milburn and Dufton.
John Lewis is offering a number of savings on its standard and fibre broadband.
Sky is currently offering savings on both Unlimited Broadband and Fibre.
Schools and hospitals across the different regions will be among the first organizations to benefit from the improved speeds.
They're currently searching for a partner to take it over.
They'll be offering two packages with download speeds of up to 38Mbps and 76Mbps respectively.
The potential invesment could see the construction of a brand-new large-scale fibre optic network.
Broadband provider Alncom have teamed up with Northumbrian Water and Northumberland County Council.
EE is currently offering a number of savings as part of its Big Broadband Sale.
Provider Hyperoptic are set to hook 25 different social housing developments up to their fibre to the premise (FTTP) network.
The project would be completed by 2020.
The acquisition is set to cost £5 million.
A new £2.9 million investment from BT and local councils made it possible.
The £400 million fund is designed to make ultra-fast fibre optic broadband available to more people across the country.
Tamworth, Staffordshire recieves an average broadband speed of 30Mbps.
The regulatory board has identified "potential competition concerns".
The energy provider is currently drawing up some investment plans.