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2021
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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24
December
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of people living and working in the East Neuk villages of Lundin Links, Lower Largo, Anstruther, Cellardyke, Pittenweem and Kilrenny are now able to order some of the fastest broadband speeds available in the UK.Openreach – the UK’s largest...
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23
December
2020
| 13:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting Cumbria, which has seen Cumbria County Council work closely with Openreach to make fibre-based broadband widely available across Cumbria, today announced the successful completion of the second and final phase of the partnership.Fittingly,...
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22
December
2020
| 17:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the community of Langho to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the rural village. The company is urging residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers available from...
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22
December
2020
| 17:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in two Cheshire communities to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to their homes and businesses. The company is urging local people in Winwick in Warrington and Littleton in Chester,...
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22
December
2020
| 16:14 Europe/Amsterdam
People living and working in the Rutland village of Whissendine will soon be able to order some of the fastest broadband speeds available anywhere in the UK.Local resident and business owner, Trevor Dustan, has led the local community to join forces ...
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22
December
2020
| 14:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in three South Yorkshire communities to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to their homes and businesses. The company is urging local people in Hickleton and Braithwell in Doncaster ...
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18
December
2020
| 09:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 108 new Welsh-based engineering jobs to be filled during 2021, alongside more roles in its supply chain. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below) ...
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18
December
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 140 new East Midlands engineering jobs, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, across Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire, will enable the company...
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18
December
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 160 new West Midlands engineering jobs, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, across Staffordshire, Warwickshire, the West Midlands, Herefordshire and Worcestershire, will en...
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18
December
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 295 new East of England engineering jobs, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk, will enable th...
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18
December
2020
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 255 new North West engineering jobs, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, across Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire and Cumbria, will enable the company to...
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18
December
2020
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating around 50 new engineering jobs in the North East and North Yorkshire, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, across County Durham, Tyne and Wear, Northumberland and North Yorkshire, wi...
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18
December
2020
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating more than 130 new engineering jobs in Yorkshire and the Humber, to be filled during 2021.The new roles, which are spread across the region, will enable the company to continue improving...
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18
December
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today bucked the prevailing economic trend by creating at least 275 new Scotland-based engineering jobs to be filled during 2021, alongside more roles in its supply chain.The new Openreach roles in locations across the country will enable t...
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18
December
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 new roles at Openreach and an estimated 2,800 with partners, supporting £12bn broadband project Commitment to upgrade the UK’s second largest commercial fleet to electric vehicles by 2030 A record 40,000 homes per week are now being reached...
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18
December
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 new roles at Openreach and an estimated 2,800 with partners, supporting £12bn broadband project Commitment to upgrade the UK’s second largest commercial fleet to electric vehicles by 2030 A record 40,000 homes per week are now being reached...
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18
December
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 new roles at Openreach and an estimated 2,800 with partners, supporting £12bn broadband project Commitment to upgrade the UK’s second largest commercial fleet to electric vehicles by 2030 A record 40,000 homes per week are now being reached...
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18
December
2020
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 new roles at Openreach and an estimated 2,800 with partners, supporting £12bn broadband projectCommitment to upgrade the UK’s second largest commercial fleet to electric vehicles by 2030Record Full Fibre network build rate - reaching 40,000 hom...
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16
December
2020
| 10:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Burry Port to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to even more local homes and businesses. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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15
December
2020
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking the community of Mickley to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to the rural Northumbrian hamlet. The company is urging residents and businesses to consider pooling Gigabit broadband vouchers a...
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14
December
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Garstang to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to local homes and businesses. The company is planning Garstang’s new full fibre broadband network and is urging residents and busin...
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14
December
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in three Craven communities to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to their homes and businesses. The company is urging local people in Settle, Farnhill and Broughton to consider pool...
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10
December
2020
| 11:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton has visited Cullompton to meet engineers who are working to install ultrafast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband in the town.Mr Parish was greeted by Openreach CEO, Clive Selley; he then viewed new equipment...
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08
December
2020
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
After delivering 6,500km of fibre optic cable, and bringing superfast broadband to more than 290 Highlands and Islands communities, a £146m fibre broadband roll-out is making its final connections before handing over to the Scottish Government’s Reac...
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08
December
2020
| 11:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Beaminster to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to even more local homes and businesses.The company is planning Beaminster’s new, full fibre broadband network and is urging resid...
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