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In pictures: Broadband goes underground
Rural connection

Set between the fells of the Lake District and the Cumbrian coast, the Florence Mine Heritage Centre provides tourists with an insight into the fascinating world of mining.

It is just one of thousands of remote small businesses that have benefited from installing a broadband internet connection.

Since installing broadband, the centre, which boasts the last working deep iron ore mine in Western Europe, has increased its visitors and developed its own website.

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