Reply to post: Re: Not all of London has 'superfast' Broadband

Government calls for ideas on how to splash £400m on fibre

P. Lee Silver badge

Re: Not all of London has 'superfast' Broadband

>That's fine as long as you accept that it will mean upgrading significantly fewer properties.

I seem to recall Verizon saying fibre cuts its space and electricity costs so much it pays for itself. I can see digging trenches might be expensive, but what about those with telephone poles and wires above ground? Can you just wrap it around the existing copper?

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