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2022
10
August
2022
| 14:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Sir Robert Buckland QC MP visits National Learning Centre for Wales in Newport (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version available below)...
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02
August
2022
| 22:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Working from the beach becomes reality for visitors and cafe goers (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Please see Welsh language version below) ...
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29
July
2022
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach spokesperson said: “We respect the choice of our colleagues who are members of the union to strike and we’ll do everything we can to minimise any disruption and keep our customers and the UK connected during any industrial action.“We hav...
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19
July
2022
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 45,000 more homes and businesses across the Isle of Wight are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to an estimated £13.5m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the likes of BT, Sky, TalkT...
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18
July
2022
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineer is chip off the old block according to her manager (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version available below)...
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15
July
2022
| 12:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Following a spate of cable thefts across Cambridgeshire, Openreach is asking rural communities to be on the lookout for any suspicious activity around its broadband network.Since the start of the year, the Openreach network has been targeted by crimi...
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13
July
2022
| 11:27 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 100,000 homes and businesses across Nottinghamshire can now order some of the fastest, most reliable broadband in Europe thanks to a multi-million pound investment by Openreach. But there are concerns that thousands of residents and busines...
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12
July
2022
| 13:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Fay Jones MP and James Evans MS get high-fibre outlook with Openreach visit. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below)...
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12
July
2022
| 13:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Only around 22 per cent of people who can upgrade to Ultrafast full fibre across Doncaster have done so – with thousands still missing out on faster, more reliable broadband services.In some areas, such as Intake, the percentage of those upgrading fa...
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11
July
2022
| 15:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has started work on a new ultrafast broadband network for Axminster – giving residents and businesses in the town access to some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK.  The build is motoring along, with 30 per cent of t...
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06
July
2022
| 13:05 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 100,000 homes and businesses across the North of Tyne can now order some of the fastest, most reliable broadband in Europe thanks to a multi-million investment by Openreach. But there are concerns that thousands of residents and businesses ...
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21
June
2022
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 25 per cent of people who can upgrade to Ultrafast full fibre across Norfolk have done so – but thousands are still missing out on faster, more reliable broadband services. In some areas, such as Kings Lynn and Norwich, the percentage of those...
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13
June
2022
| 15:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Sports mad engineering trainer reaches new heights for Openreach and Wales (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh language version available below)...
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09
June
2022
| 12:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Update at 5:00pm, Thursday 23 June, 2022:An Openreach spokesperson said, “Following two weeks of repair work, engineers have restored service to our network in Basingstoke.  While we were able to repair all fibre cables by 14 June, the scale and natu...
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06
June
2022
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the leading digital network business in Scotland, has appointed a new Service Delivery director.Jenni Macfarlane will lead a field force of around 1,200 engineers whose role is to keep people connected across the whole of Scotland, on beha...
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25
May
2022
| 13:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Toby Perkins, MP has visited Openreach’s Bolton training centre to witness first-hand how engineers are being trained to provide the North West and beyond with faster, more reliable full fibre broadband.Openreach has invested around £1.7 million into...
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25
May
2022
| 11:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Chris Elmore MP goes back to school to join Openreach trainee engineers at National Learning Centre for Wales in Newport (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below)...
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25
May
2022
| 11:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Stoke-on-Trent South MP Jack Brereton has visited Openreach engineers to witness first-hand the innovative engineering techniques being used to deliver Ultrafast Full Fibre broadband across his constituency.He was given a tour of the work, which is m...
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24
May
2022
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Borders MP John Lamont met Openreach engineers this week to check on the latest rollout of ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband across the area.He was given a tour of the work in Gala and an update on the Borders build, which has now reache...
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18
May
2022
| 13:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the UK’s largest broadband infrastructure provider, is joining forces with Ladder for Greater Birmingham with the aim of supporting and promoting apprenticeships across the region.The local campaign, launched in 2018, aims to create thousa...
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17
May
2022
| 18:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Nearly 30,000 more homes and businesses across Dorset and Somerset are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £9m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the likes of BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafon...
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17
May
2022
| 15:06 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 110,000 more homes and businesses across Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Kent and Oxfordshire are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £33m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the...
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17
May
2022
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 100,000 more homes and businesses across Cambridgeshire are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £30m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the likes of BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafon...
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17
May
2022
| 11:35 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 195,000 more homes and businesses across Greater London are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £58m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the likes of BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafon...
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17
May
2022
| 10:43 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 170,000 more homes and businesses in the North East are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £51m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the likes of BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafone an...
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16
May
2022
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
An engineer who worked around the clock to keep people connected in the wake of Storm Arwen has been named Openreach’s Engineer of the Year 2022.Luke Picken was nominated by colleagues for his efforts to restore broadband services across South West S...
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11
May
2022
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 70,000 more homes and businesses in the West Midlands – mostly in the borough of Dudley - are set to benefit from a major broadband boost thanks to a £21m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by the l...
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10
May
2022
| 14:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Berwick-upon-Tweed MP Anne-Marie Trevelyan has met with Openreach’s chief engineers to witness first-hand the innovative engineering techniques used to deliver ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband across her constituency.She was given a tou...
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10
May
2022
| 11:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Residents of Llantrisant and the surrounding area will soon become the latest to benefit from the ultrafast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband that Openreach engineers are currently installing up and down the country . (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod ...
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09
May
2022
| 14:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of homes and businesses in Ely can order some of the fastest, most reliable broadband in Europe – and they’re being urged to ‘get connected’ to full fibre.The Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, Dr Nik Johnson, spent time with Openrea...
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