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We’ve reached 100,000 homes and businesses with our Community Fibre Partnership programme

08 Jul 2019
The total number of homes and businesses who have chosen to upgrade their broadband under our co-funding scheme has reached 100,000.

Rural South Wales community pulls together for ultrafast broadband

25 Mar 2019
Every property in the rural village of Llancarfan will have ultrafast broadband thanks to a Fibre Community Partnership with Openreach.

Superfast fibre puts Classlochie Farm on the map

09 Jan 2019
The remote Classlochie Farm development is now an ultrafast hub thanks to a Fibre Community Partnership with Openreach. Read how they got fibre broadband.

Government grants prove just the business to bring fibre to 'forgotten parish' of Hannington

02 Jan 2019
Government grants prove just the business to bring fibre to 'forgotten parish' of Hannington

Altnaharra

17 Dec 2018
Openreach is working with remote communities like the hamlet of Altnaharra to get them ultrafast broadband, as part of the Fibre Community Partnership scheme.

Cumbrian primary school now learning at light speed

14 Dec 2018
Pupils at Stoneraise primary in Cumbria have light speed fibre broadband thanks to a Fibre Community Partnership with Openreach. See how it's helped the school.

Faster Broadband Underpins UK Business Improvement Districts

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

Achnasheen

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.

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.

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.

Communities and Openreach celebrate a full fibre future

26 Jun 2018
Communities from across the UK met in London to celebrate bringing fibre broadband to areas with poor connections thanks to Openreach Fibre Community Partnerships.

Community scheme brings ultrafast broadband out to play for nursery school

23 Apr 2018
Residents and children in Over Peover, Knutsford benefit from faster broadband speeds thanks to a Fibre Community Partnership with Openreach. Read more.

Businesses with ultrafast broadband wouldn't be without it

28 Mar 2018
Hundreds of businesses have already benefited from faster internet speeds by partnering with Openreach. Discover the benefits of upgrading to fibre broadband.

Warwickshire Firms Benefit From National Scheme to Get Ultrafast

20 Dec 2017
Warwickshire firms are benefitting from a new multi-million pound national scheme giving them access to Ultrafast broadband.

SME Blog

Matt Lloyd, Openreach’s Senior Business Development Manager, talks about ultrafast for business