Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020: ‘Covid-critical’ broadband engineers awarded


The centre, which had been mothballed, was suddenly needed again, as demand for food and other goods soared, with people panic-buying in the face of a forthcoming lockdown. The warehouse needed new cabling and a taskforce of engineers to fit it. Typically, such a job would take two months to complete – but it was finished in two days.



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