The LGA, which represents councils in England and Wales, is urging the government to work with local areas to establish a firm plan as an alternative to the ESIF 2014-2020 programme, which is set to end in December 2020.
Residential broadband provider Hyperoptic has launched its first digital skills academy initiative in Southwark to boost the digital skills of residents in the borough.
The Netherlands-based BearingPoint has acquired Prederi, a specialist UK public sector consultancy, for an undisclosed price.
North Wales is set to benefit from a £7m digital boost from the UK government for introducing ultrafast broadband connectivity across its hospitals, GP surgeries, libraries and other public sector organisations.
A successful bid will help the NTCA with up to £12m of funding to boost digital connectivity across rural communities in the North of Tyne region.
Study finds how the UK missed out on £140bn boost to GDP by not hitting benchmark productivity at the borough levels
The city council will use VXFIBER Open Access platform to support full-fibre broadband connectivity across the city.
GDS is working with Foreign and Commonwealth Office to open procurement channel to overseas governments.
Under a community-supported initiative, the company will help about 4,000 residents and businesses across 12 villages to experience internet speeds of up to 350Mbps.
The Flying High Challenge is intended to make use of technology to deal with urban issues.