To ensure households and businesses in more remote and rural parts of the country aren’t excluded from the digital economy because of slow or unreliable broadband, ministers plan to guarantee all broadband customers a minimum download speed of 10Mbps by 2020.
The Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor and producer will promote the firm’s BT Mobile service which earlier this week announced a new range of smartphone tariffs.
EE has launched two new 4G mobile broadband routers which offer “superfast” internet access for tables and laptops while on the move.
Launched last year as a SIM-only service, BT Mobile has more than 300,000 subscribers, the majority of who are understood to be broadband customers adding mobile to their BT bill.
To help push its ‘Charge to Bill’ service, Vodafone is also offering customers discounts of 90% on a number popular apps and games until October 2016.