WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
                     PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
                         SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

                        Date of Report: September 2, 2003

                              CINCINNATI BELL INC.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

            Ohio                           1-8519                31-1056105
(State or other jurisdiction            (Commission             (IRS Employer
     of incorporation)                  File Number)         Identification No.)

            201 East Fourth Street
               Cincinnati, Ohio                                   45202
   (Address of principal executive offices)                    (Zip Code)

       Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (513) 397-9900

FORM 8-K                                                    CINCINNATI BELL INC.


     Cincinnati Bell Inc. announced today that it completed its exchange offers
in which 99.3% of the holders of 12 1/2% Series B Junior Exchangeable Preferred
Stock of its BRCOM Inc. (f/k/a Broadwing Communications Inc.) subsidiary have
exchanged their shares for Cincinnati Bell common stock and 99.9% of the holders
of BRCOM's 9% Senior Subordinated Notes have exchanged their notes for
Cincinnati Bell common stock. Both exchange offers closed on Friday, August 29,
2003. A copy of the Company's press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1


         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                          CINCINNATI BELL INC.

                                          By: /s/ Christopher J. Wilson
                                              Christopher J. Wilson
                                              Vice President and General Counsel

Date:  September 2, 2003

                                  Exhibit Index

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   99.1                 Press Release of the Company dated
                                  September 2, 2003