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What do you see when you picture an engineer?

05 Nov 2019
We’re pleased to support the This is Engineering campaign, led by the Royal Academy of Engineering, to encourage more young people from all backgrounds to consider engineering careers.

Laura Whelan the ex-grad who never thought she'd work here

29 Oct 2019
Laura talks about her journey from graduate to Regional Partnership Director in five years as part of our blog series for #BalanceforBetter, the International Women’s Day campaign.

Catherine Colloms, Director Corporate Affairs and Brand, gives us an insight into her life at Openreach

20 Aug 2019
Catherine talks us through her career path to date and she shares her experience of working in male-dominated industries plus her tips for leading a balanced family life. This is part of our International Women’s Day #BalanceforBetter campaign.

We’re proud to support Armed Forces Day this Saturday

27 Jun 2019
In recognition of their hard work, dedication and efforts to keep us safe in the UK and across the globe, we are proud to be supporting Armed Forces Day.

Looking forward to International Women in Engineering Day this Sunday

20 Jun 2019
Kim Mears, MD Strategic Infrastructure Development talks about her ambitions to deliver full-fibre broadband to the UK and the benefits of a more gender balanced workforce.

Preparing for International Women in Engineering Day

17 Jun 2019
Openreach are running open days at our training schools in Livingston, Peterborough and Bradford on Sunday 23 June 2019 for International Women in Engineering Day.

Hannah and Mark discuss being Openreach trainee engineers

04 Mar 2019
After seeing how much his wife Hannah enjoyed working as an Openreach trainee engineer, Mark joined us too. Find out how they feel about life at Openreach.

Hear from Chris Jones, CEO City & Guilds, on the value of apprenticeships

04 Mar 2019
Hear from Chris Jones, CEO City & Guilds, on the value of apprenticeships

Sarah Calam wants to encourage more women to enter STEM professions

13 Nov 2018
Openreach engineer Sarah Calam talks about what it’s like to work in a traditionally male-dominated area, and how engineering is a viable career for young women.

Meet Giuseppe

23 Jun 2018
Giuseppe is an Openreach job allocator and army reservist. He explains how the skills he learns in both the army and at Openreach balance each other.