Sky Broadband launched in July 2006, and announced in November 2006 that it had 74,000 customers connected, this has now jumped to 259,000 broadband connections as of 28th January 2007. The company has another 84,000 bookings for connections waiting to complete. The full interim results can be read on the Sky corporate website.
The results reveal that during January 2007 the company connected 66,000 broadband customers. The unbundled network has grown to cover 771 exchanges which equates to 50% of UK households and apparently exceeds the coverage of the ntl:Telewest cable networks.