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Celebrating excellence in local government

11 Oct 2018
Robert Thorburn, partnership director, talks about the COSLA Excellence Awards, and the positive impact Openreach is having on communities across Scotland.

Faster Broadband Underpins UK Business Improvement Districts

28 Sep 2018
Openreach Community Fibre Partnerships have helped businesses in Cardiff and Sutton Coldfield. Read about our work with UK Business Improvement Districts.

The Wirral

25 Sep 2018
The Wirral will now benefit from the Openreach Fibre First programme. This investment means we can bring fibre from the exchange to people’s front doors.

Audit Scotland’s latest updates confirms success of the Digital Scotland rollout

20 Sep 2018
Audit Scotland’s latest report shows that the Openreach Digital Scotland rollout – building full fibre networks – is bringing faster broadband to remote areas.

Channel Live

10 Sep 2018
Openreach MD Katie Milligan spoke at Channel Live. She told the audience about our investment to bring fibre broadband to more homes and businesses in the UK.

Remote Highland communities set to rocket to ultrafast broadband speeds

22 Aug 2018
Remote Highland communities scattered across 26 miles of rugged terrain set to get UK’s fastest more reliable broadband – thanks to partnership with Openreach.

Merseyside Business Expo Announces Openreach as Headline Sponsor

22 Aug 2018
Shout Network, organisers of the Merseyside Business Expo, have announced Openreach as headline sponsor at the Liverpool Exhibition Centre on 19th October 2018.

Fibre Broadband For 900-000 Scottish Premises

14 Aug 2018
More people in Scotland can connect to fibre broadband, thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. People in rural areas will also benefit.

Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review

22 Jul 2018
At Openreach, we’re heartened by the Government’s plan to encourage full fibre investment. See our response to the Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review.

We are very proud of what we've delivered in Wales

19 Jul 2018
Thanks to Openreach engineers, 733,000 premises across Wales have fast fibre broadband. And we’re working hard to connect even more people in the country.