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2022
06
January
2022
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has reported a positive change in the number of female recruits joining the company in both field and desk roles in Scotland.It’s after the UK’s largest broadband network - used by customers of hundreds of companies including BT, Sky, Plusn...
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05
January
2022
| 11:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Millions of people working from home, an increase in online sports broadcasts and getting into the festive spirit have driven a 20 per cent increase in broadband traffic during 2021.This follows last year where broadband usage more than doubled with ...
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2021
23
December
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s 3,200-strong workforce across Scotland has launched a Christmas campaign for Home-Start to support some of the nation’s most vulnerable families and children.Volunteers from the digital network business collected 5,000 gifts for 1,100 chi...
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22
December
2021
| 15:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s workforce in Lancashire and Cumbria has launched a Christmas campaign for Home-Start to support some of the UK’s most vulnerable families and children. During a week of action across the UK, volunteers from the digital network business se...
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22
December
2021
| 14:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach workers in the North East launched a Christmas campaign to support a local children’s charity in Country Durham.During a week of action, volunteers from the digital network business set out to collect more than 200 gifts for the children wh...
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08
December
2021
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Leader of Newport City Council, Cllr Jane Mudd and Ruth Jones MP for Newport West take a look around £1.7m new learning centre (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below) ...
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08
December
2021
| 12:41 Europe/Amsterdam
A remote Lake District community with no access to terrestrial TV or mobile signals can now access some of the fastest broadband in the world thanks to Openreach’s Fibre Community Partnership (FCP) programme - a scheme designed to help people who are...
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07
December
2021
| 12:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is seeing a positive change in the number of female recruits joining the company across the West Midlands.It’s after the UK’s largest broadband network - used by customers of hundreds of companies including BT, Sky, Plusnet, TalkTalk and Ze...
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06
December
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s new, ultrafast, fibre broadband network has reached nearly 5,000 businesses and homes in Lanark, giving local people access to some of the fastest, most reliable broadband in the UK. The local build covers the town’s high street, more tha...
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02
December
2021
| 10:40 Europe/Amsterdam
To mark National Tree Planting Week (November 27, 2021 - December 5, 2021) Openreach and Ground Control have created ‘Open Wood’ at Old Bolingbroke in Lincolnshire, with 3,339 young trees planted by Openreach engineers and Ground Control, alongside v...
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01
December
2021
| 10:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is seeing a positive change in the number of female recruits joining the company across the East of England.It’s after the UK’s largest broadband network - used by customers of hundreds of companies including BT, Sky, Plusnet, TalkTalk and ...
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26
November
2021
| 11:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Forward thinking Council enables Openreach engineers to go further and faster across the county with its full fibre build (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below) ...
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24
November
2021
| 11:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is seeing a positive change in the number of female recruits joining the company across the East Midlands.It’s after the UK’s largest broadband network - used by customers of hundreds of companies including BT, Sky, Plusnet, TalkTalk and Ze...
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23
November
2021
| 13:28 Europe/Amsterdam
The secluded community of Newbiggin, situated around 15 miles from Carlisle, has had a massive ‘full fibre’ broadband boost, transforming the lives of people living and working there. Working in partnership with Lewis Battersby’s Construction Group, ...
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17
November
2021
| 13:51 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 87,000 additional homes and businesses across south Wales are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £30million investment by Openreach. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welah language version below) ...
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17
November
2021
| 12:49 Europe/Amsterdam
95,000 more homes and businesses across the West Midlands are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £33m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service providers including the like...
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17
November
2021
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
176,000 more homes and businesses across the East of England are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £61m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service providers including the l...
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17
November
2021
| 12:41 Europe/Amsterdam
90,000 more homes and businesses across the East Midlands are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £31m[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service providers including the like...
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17
November
2021
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Two hundred and twenty thousand more homes and businesses in the North West are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £77 million[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service pro...
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17
November
2021
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 1,500 more homes and businesses in Northumberland are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £500,000[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service providers including the l...
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17
November
2021
| 11:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Sixty-nine thousand more homes and businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber are a step closer to a major broadband boost thanks to a £24 million[1] investment by Openreach – the UK’s largest digital network provider, used by more than 660 service provi...
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17
November
2021
| 11:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach adds 170 more locations to its Full Fire broadband plan Engineers now reaching a new home with Full Fibre every 13 seconds Openreach today announced that six million homes and businesses can now place an order for its next generation ultraf...
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17
November
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Another 272,000 Scottish homes and businesses are set for a major broadband boost thanks to a £95m[1] Scottish investment by Openreach – the nation’s largest digital network provider, used by customers of service providers like BT, Sky, TalkTalk and ...
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08
November
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
The Ynys Môn community famous for having the longest place name in Europe will soon be able to access some of the fastest broadband speeds in Europe thanks to Openreach's Community Fibre Partnership. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh language vers...
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02
November
2021
| 11:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has taken a hard look at how to challenge engineering stereotypes on its journey to an inclusive workforce. Digital network business Openreach has seen a dramatic improvement in female recruits across the Yorkshire and the Humber this year ...
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19
October
2021
| 17:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Our network in North Devon has been damaged by rodents leaving 1,800 broadband customers out of service. We gave this statement on Monday 18 October:An Openreach spokesperson said, “Our telephone and broadband network in and around the Bideford, Clov...
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15
October
2021
| 12:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest and most reliable broadband in the UK is heading to Peterborough Cathedral thanks to an innovative link-up between Openreach and local Telecoms and IT specialists Airphone. Ultrafast full fibre broadband is set to transform the on...
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08
October
2021
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach comes out on top at Global Fleet Champions Awards ...
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04
October
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach Northern Ireland (NI), the region’s largest digital infrastructure provider, has held its first ever Apprentice Awards event at the Bullitt Hotel in Belfast. Apprentices from across Northern Ireland took part in the ceremony which aimed to ...
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30
September
2021
| 16:43 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 30 homes in Outhill, near Studley, have seen a huge improvement to their broadband connection in recent months, due to a determined campaign led by local resident and NHS Doctor, Asad Rahim.Frustrated with slow speeds during the pandemic wh...
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