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Dropping price of full fibre broadband to new homes

24 Oct 2018
Openreach is offering property developers a 75 per cent discount on FTTP technology. This could give tens of thousands new homes fast, reliable broadband.

Coventry Fibre First

02 Oct 2018
Openreach is giving tens of thousands of homes and businesses in Coventry access to fast, reliable broadband with fibre to the premises (FTTP) technology.

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.

Our response to Audit Scotland and the success of the Digital Scotland roll-out

20 Sep 2018
Our response to Audit Scotland and the success of the Digital Scotland roll-out


12 Sep 2018
Our Openreach engineers battled weather and wildlife to deliver ultrafast broadband to the remote Scottish Highlands. Watch our video to see how they did it.

100 mile hike for armed forces charity

28 Aug 2018
One of our Openreach teams is raising money for the armed forces charity, SSAFA. They're hiking 100 miles – one mile for every year since the 1918 Armistice.

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.

The Princess Royal Training Award

16 Aug 2018
Open Street, Openreach’s new training school, wins a Princess Royal Training Award. The facility helps engineers train without affecting the network.