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2021
15
September
2021
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
First Minister for Wales, Mark Drakeford, opens brand new ‘National Learning Centre for Wales’ in Newport (fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below)  ...
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07
September
2021
| 12:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach help revolutionse the way North Wales Wildlife Trust work with ultrafast full fibre (gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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07
September
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today delivered extra support to low-income households by offering to waive superfast broadband connection fees for any customers who aren’t currently connected to its network and receive Universal Credit with no other earnings. A recent re...
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20
August
2021
| 14:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, Northern Ireland’s (NI) largest digital infrastructure provider, launched a new Civil Engineering department in July 2020 - initially creating eight new roles within the business to support its Ultrafast Full Fibre broadband build within t...
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16
August
2021
| 13:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach step in to bring ultrafast full fibre broadband to Llanelli housing estate and call for full fibre to be made mandatory on all new housing developments (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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05
August
2021
| 12:43 Europe/Amsterdam
The rural community of Glandwr, in Pembrokeshire, will now be able to access some of the fastest and most reliable broadband speeds in Europe thanks to a partnership between local residents and Openreach. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh version ...
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03
August
2021
| 20:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Totnes MP Anthony Mangnall met engineers working in Brixham to learn about the new infrastructure being built by Openreach in the town to deliver ultrafast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband to thousands of homes and businesses with an investment w...
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29
July
2021
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Seven major UK companies pledge to work together with Government to remove obstacles to the electrification of the UK’s transport systemWith supportive Government policy in place, the companies’ commitments include going electric and buying 70,000 Br...
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16
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is starting work on a new ultrafast broadband network for Galashiels – giving residents and businesses access to some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK.The once-in-a-generation full fibre upgrade will enable thousan...
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16
July
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Successful test conducted at Openreach’s Adastral Park lab in Ipswich, UKOpenreach to launch field trial in December 2021Trials prove that current GPON and XGS-PON broadband technologies and future upgrades to 25G PON will work together seamlesslyOpe...
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14
July
2021
| 18:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Torbay MP Kevin Foster met engineers working in Paignton to learn about the new infrastructure being built by Openreach at a cost of £18m across Torbay to deliver ultrafast, Full Fibre broadband to thousands of homes and businesses as part of Openrea...
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13
July
2021
| 10:54 Europe/Amsterdam
A delegation of Denbigh dignitaries met up with Openreach engineers on Friday (09 July) to witness first-hand some of the innovative work that’s being carried out to upgrade the historic market town and wider community with the next generation of fib...
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07
July
2021
| 14:13 Europe/Amsterdam
A countywide broadband partnership, which has enabled nearly every household and business in Staffordshire to connect to superfast speeds (speeds of up to 80 Mb) is complete.The final village – Ellenhall near Stafford - was recently connected thanks ...
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07
July
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers have joined forces for anti-poverty charity the Trussell Trust, which supports a network of food banks across the UK.During a day of action, volunteers from the digital network business collected more than 15,700 essential goods f...
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05
July
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 950,600 households and businesses across Scotland were reached by the £463 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout, final data released today reveals.As the huge civil engineering programme was ‘piped out’ in Luss on the banks ...
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01
July
2021
| 08:08 Europe/Amsterdam
 Openreach has announced a special offer for its wholesale Communications Provider (CP) customers which gives them long-term price certainty on its FTTP (Fibre-to-the-Premises) technology. Openreach is seeking to drive widespread adoption of ultrafas...
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30
June
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
By December 2025, the current analogue phone network will reach the end of its lifeOpenreach is calling on UK businesses to start planning for life without the analogue phone network, by conducting an audit of their systems and devices.By December 20...
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24
June
2021
| 10:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Gigabit-capable broadband for Wrexham residents and businesses as Openreach's national upgrade plan continues (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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24
June
2021
| 10:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 140,000 more homes and businesses in the North East are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £56m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in parts of Sunderland, Dunston...
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24
June
2021
| 10:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 465,000 more homes and businesses across Yorkshire and the Humber are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £186m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in parts of Nort...
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24
June
2021
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 900,000 more North West homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £360m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in parts of Greater Manchester, Chesh...
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24
June
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 335,000 more East Midlands homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £134m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in a number of towns and villages ...
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24
June
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 334,000 more West Midlands homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £134m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in a number of towns and villages ...
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24
June
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 360,000 more East of England homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £144m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in a number of towns and village...
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24
June
2021
| 01:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 280,000 more South West homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £112m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider.People living and working in parts of Bristol, Cornwall, Devon, ...
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24
June
2021
| 01:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 840,000 more homes and businesses in London are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £336m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider.People living and working across the Greater London area are set ...
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24
June
2021
| 01:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 580,000 more South East homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £232m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider.People living and working in parts of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire...
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24
June
2021
| 01:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 400,000 more Scottish homes and businesses are set to benefit from a broadband boost in the region of £160m[1] thanks to Openreach – the UK’s largest broadband network provider. People living and working in another 48 urban areas – including D...
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24
June
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to build ultrafast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband to 551 more towns and cities – covering some 5 million homes and businesses – as part of its £15 billion programme to reach 25 million premises all over the UK.The...
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