Decision details

Superfast Broadband: Project Conclusion

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet considered a report of the Director of Hampshire 2050 on the achievements and lessons learnt from the delivery of the Superfast Broadband programme.


At the invitation of the Chairman, Councillor Martin Tod addressed Cabinet.  He declared a personal interest as a member of the LEP Joint Leaders Board covering the Winchester district.  He welcomed and supported the achievements within the report and suggested moving forward with new and more demanding targets. 


Cabinet discussed the outcomes of the Superfast Broadband programme with coverage increasing to over 95% in all areas.  The Director confirmed that consideration of the future of digital Hampshire would be brought forward to Cabinet in the new year.


The recommendations in the report were considered and agreed.  A decision record is attached to these minutes.


Publication date: 12/12/2023

Date of decision: 12/12/2023

Decided at meeting: 12/12/2023 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 20/12/2023

Call-in deadline date: 19/12/2023

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