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2021
03
March
2021
| 12:03 Europe/Amsterdam
A Dudley cafe owner is being presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for her efforts during lockdown.Paula Goodyear, who runs Fountain Arcade Cafe (Market Place) organised meals and the deliver...
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02
March
2021
| 17:06 Europe/Amsterdam
A Cotswolds resident has been presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for their support for parents and teachers during lockdown.Melissa Ormiston, who is part of the not-for-profit organization...
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02
March
2021
| 10:56 Europe/Amsterdam
A Daventry volunteer is being presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for his support of the NHS during lockdown.John Brownhill, from Daventry, put his own job on hold during lockdown to set up...
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01
March
2021
| 15:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in Burry Port to get behind a push for faster broadband. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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26
February
2021
| 12:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Nigel Hughes recognised for raising £10,000 for local hospices (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh version below) ...
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26
February
2021
| 11:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Westfield to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the village.The company is urging local residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers available from t...
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26
February
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A Dundee community project has won a Community Connectors Award from digital network provider Openreach in recognition of their support for the city’s vulnerable during lockdown.Dundee Thegither, initially set up to celebrate Dundee's diversity, evol...
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25
February
2021
| 15:06 Europe/Amsterdam
A Warwickshire community group is being presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for their support of the NHS during lockdown.Keeping in contact by phone and email, Wellesbourne Scrubbers - set ...
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24
February
2021
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
A 9-year-old girl from Peterborough has been presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for her support of vulnerable neighbours during lockdown.Falak Shezadi (pictured above) received the award a...
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24
February
2021
| 14:07 Europe/Amsterdam
A Liverpool coffee shop owner has been presented with a Community Connectors Award by digital network provider Openreach in recognition for his support for vulnerable neighbours during lockdown.Anthony Grice, who owns and runs Fika on Woolton Road, r...
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24
February
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in parts of Norfolk to get behind a push for faster broadband.Ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband is within touching distance for people living in Holt, Mattishall, Stoke Holy Cross and Poringland – thanks...
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23
February
2021
| 17:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in Beaumaris to get behind a push for faster broadband. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh version below) ...
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16
February
2021
| 12:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in parts of Nottinghamshire to get behind a push for faster broadband.Ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband is within touching distance for people living in Wellow, Spalford and Sutton Bonnington – thanks to...
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10
February
2021
| 12:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, Northern Ireland’s largest digital infrastructure provider, has welcomed its 100th apprentice engineer to the team this week - while at the same time 100 team members reached milestone work anniversaries, with each achieving 40 years of co...
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09
February
2021
| 17:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in the Bedfordshire community of Toddington to get behind a push for faster broadband.Ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband is within touching distance for people living there – thanks to Openreach’s Communi...
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09
February
2021
| 12:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Marazion to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the coastal town.The company is urging local residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers available fr...
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02
February
2021
| 15:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Instow to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the coastal village.The company is urging local residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers available f...
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02
February
2021
| 10:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in parts of Cambridgeshire to get behind a push for faster broadband.Ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband is within touching distance for people living in Coton and Stow Cum Quy – thanks to Openreach’s Comm...
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01
February
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers spent four chilly nights under the stars to solve a broadband puzzle for residents of picturesque Pettinain village near Carstairs.A specialist team from the Chief Engineer’s investigations unit was drafted in following repeated c...
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01
February
2021
| 11:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Updated statement (12:00pm, Tuesday 2 February) Kevin Murphy, Managing Director, Fibre Network Delivery at Openreach said, “Our engineers are making great progress on repairs, working around the clock to get the work done quickly and safely. We’ve al...
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29
January
2021
| 13:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in parts of Leicestershire to get behind a push for faster broadband.Ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband is within touching distance for people living in Gilmorton, Houghton on the Hill, Leire and Wistow –...
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26
January
2021
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 15,000 new homes per annum nationwide set to benefit Barratt Developments, Britain’s biggest house builder, has partnered with Openreach to ensure that the national network provider’s ultrafast, ultra-reliable ‘Full Fibre’ broadband is install...
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19
January
2021
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers have connected the historic Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway to Full Fibre broadband - future-proofing North Devon’s much-loved tourism icon for generations to come.The Victorian railway is the UK's only fully water-powered railw...
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19
January
2021
| 11:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the community of Culcheth to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to local homes and businesses. The company is planning Culcheth’s new full fibre broadband network and is urging residents and b...
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19
January
2021
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the community of Whalley to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to local homes and businesses. The company is planning Whalley’s new full fibre broadband network and is urging residents and bus...
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14
January
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the community of Kirklevington to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the village. The company is urging residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers available fro...
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13
January
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Gender biased language discourages as many as one in two: Consciously unbiased job specifications help to attract up to 50% more female applicants200% uplift in female applicants when language is changedLatent bias runs deep: A quarter of women (24%)...
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12
January
2021
| 14:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the communities of Alnmouth and Lesbury to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to both rural Northumbrian villages. The company is urging both communities - and particularly small businesses an...
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11
January
2021
| 12:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is urging people in the small Staffordshire community of Swindon to get behind a bid to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband available. The company – supported by the county council - is asking local residents and businesses ...
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2020
29
December
2020
| 16:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Data released today by Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network, used by customers of BT, Plusnet, Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafone and Zen – shows that broadband usage more than doubled in 2020 with 50,000 Petabytes (PB) of data[1] being consumed acros...
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