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Full Fibre broadband could help cut your carbon footprint – here's how

20 Jan 2020
Full Fibre - gigabit - broadband is not just faster, more reliable and future-proof, it can also help you be more energy efficient.

The Enabler of Prosperity for Scotland

03 Dec 2019
Societies’ needs are changing dramatically and so too is the broadband infrastructure on which future generations will depend.

Full Fibre Broadband is going to turbocharge the economy - here's how

11 Nov 2019
Experts at the Centre for Economics and Business Research have studied the link between Full Fibre connectivity and the nation’s future prosperity.

Rhoda Grant MSP connects with high-speed broadband

25 Feb 2019
Highlands and Islands MSP Rhoda Grant has been out in the field with our engineers to see the progress on the roll-out of high-speed broadband in her constituency.

Oliver Mundell MSP Connects With High Speed Fibre Broadband in Dumfriesshire

15 Jan 2019
Openreach engineers have been showing Oliver Mundell, a member of the Scottish Parliament, our progress with fibre broadband in Dumfries and Galloway.

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.

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.

Swansea Fibre First

05 Dec 2018
Swansea is the latest area of the UK to benefit from Openreach’s multimillion pound fibre investment and will be able to get ultrafast broadband speeds.

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.

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.

Training Scotlands Digital Engineers of the Future

20 May 2018
Openreach HR director Kevin Brady explains how we’re training the next generation of fibre network engineers. And it starts at our new facility in Scotland.

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.

Superfast fibre makes world of difference to Cumbrian alpaca farm

20 Jun 2017
The owners of a Cumbrian farm famous for its alpacas have seen "a world of difference” since getting superfast fibre broadband.