Articles tagged with 'Midlands and East' & 'midlandseast' | Openreach

Openreach - Archive (Midlands and East,midlandseast)

2020
05
May
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
An increase in abuse directed at Openreach engineers, largely due to a mistaken belief they’re working on 5G, is hampering essential work to keep the Midlands connected. Openreach is the UK’s largest phone and broadband network – used by customers...
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04
May
2020
| 12:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s training school in Peterborough is celebrating a successful first year, which has seen 2,500 engineers through the doors, and around 10,000 days of learning delivered. The centre, on Saville Road in Westwood, is one of 12 key training ...
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17
April
2020
| 11:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of Leicestershire’s most rural primary schools are using new, full-fibre broadband to connect teachers, students and parents during the current coronavirus lockdown. The schools, all part of Learn Academies Trust (Learn-AT), are keeping essen...
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16
April
2020
| 11:23 Europe/Amsterdam
It seems scarcely believable that just a month ago, towns and cities across the West Midlands were packed with shoppers and workers going about their daily business. Life was as close to what used to pass for normal.  But since then, everything ha...
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16
April
2020
| 11:14 Europe/Amsterdam
It seems scarcely believable that just a month ago, towns and cities across the East of England were packed with shoppers and workers going about their daily business. Life was as close to what used to pass for normal.  But since then, everything ...
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16
April
2020
| 11:11 Europe/Amsterdam
It seems scarcely believable that just a month ago, towns and cities across the East Midlands were packed with shoppers and workers going about their daily business. Life was as close to what used to pass for normal.  But since then, everything ha...
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13
February
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has today announced that more than 30,000 homes and businesses in and around Nottingham can access some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK. Engineering teams have been hard at work building the new network using t...
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27
January
2020
| 03:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in 22 market towns and villages across the East of England. It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas across th...
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27
January
2020
| 03:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in 9 market towns and villages across the West Midlands. It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas across the U...
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07
January
2020
| 14:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Kasam Hussain is Openreach’s new Partnership Director covering the Midlands, strengthening relationships between the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network and local stakeholders. He’ll be working closely with policymakers, council represent...
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2019
19
December
2019
| 10:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Staffordshire residents are being urged to get connected to faster broadband in 2020 and improve their access to a broad range of services and opportunities. Faster broadband helps you do more online, and the festive period is a great time to thin...
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03
December
2019
| 11:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is getting ready for the worst of the winter weather after stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, snow socks for vehicle tyres, bags of salt and litres of screenwash. Lessons learned from dealing with extreme conditions during recent ye...
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03
December
2019
| 11:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is getting ready for the worst of the winter weather after stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, snow socks for vehicle tyres, bags of salt and litres of screenwash. Lessons learned from dealing with extreme conditions during recent ye...
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03
December
2019
| 11:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is getting ready for the worst of the winter weather after stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, snow socks for vehicle tyres, bags of salt and litres of screenwash. Lessons learned from dealing with extreme conditions during recent ye...
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28
October
2019
| 16:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Laura Whelan is Openreach’s new Partnership Director covering the East of England and South regions, strengthening relationships between the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network and local stakeholders. She’ll be working closely with policy...
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28
October
2019
| 15:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Over 98% of homes and businesses across the county now have access to superfast broadband, with download speeds of 30Mbps or more, thanks to the Better Broadband for Nottinghamshire programme, led by the County Council in partnership with Openreach. ...
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18
October
2019
| 13:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Politician and Labour Party life peer, Lord Anthony Young, was left ‘extremely impressed’ after being taken on a behind-the-scenes tour of Openreach’s Peterborough Training School. Lord Young, former General Secretary of the National Communication...
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18
October
2019
| 13:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Staffordshire communities are making the switch to superfast broadband, thanks to a county council partnership which has enabled 80,000 properties to connect. Tens of thousands of homes and businesses are already benefitting from faster speeds tha...
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11
October
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Building a nationwide full fibre network is the second-largest infrastructure project in the UK, requiring a physical build to more than 30 million front doors ...
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11
October
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Building a nationwide full fibre network is the second-largest infrastructure project in the UK, requiring a physical build to more than 30 million front doors, from big cities like Derby, Leicester and Nottingham to the most rural parts of Lincolnsh...
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11
October
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Building a nationwide full fibre network is the second-largest infrastructure project in the UK, requiring a physical build to more than 30 million front doors, from big cities like Cambridge, Ipswich and Norwich to the most rural and remote parts of...
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07
October
2019
| 11:10 Europe/Amsterdam
The trial is part of Openreach’s ambition to extend its FTTP network into areas that were considered more difficult or expensive for the private sector to upgrade commercially - and could potentially become eligible for being included in Openreach’s ...
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07
October
2019
| 11:09 Europe/Amsterdam
The trial is part of Openreach’s ambition to extend its FTTP network into areas that were considered more difficult or expensive for the private sector to upgrade commercially - and could potentially become eligible for being included in Openreach’s ...
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02
October
2019
| 11:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Full fibre or ultrafast broadband provides more reliable, resilient and future-proof connectivity; fewer faults; more predictable, consistent speeds and the ability to upgrade easily to meet the demands of future technology. ...
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02
October
2019
| 11:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Full fibre or ultrafast broadband provides more reliable, resilient and future-proof connectivity; fewer faults; more predictable, consistent speeds and the ability to upgrade easily to meet the demands of future technology. ...
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02
October
2019
| 11:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Full fibre broadband provides more reliable, resilient and future-proof connectivity; fewer faults; more predictable, consistent speeds and the ability to upgrade easily to meet the demands of future technology. ...
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16
August
2019
| 11:22 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 75,000 homes and businesses, including Trevor Stewart’s garden design business, can now benefit from faster speeds thanks to the county council’s £32 million Superfast Staffordshire partnership with Openreach and the government’s Building D...
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13
August
2019
| 16:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of homes and businesses in west Leicestershire will soon be able to benefit from some of the UK’s fastest broadband speeds. It’s after Leicestershire County Council announced a £2.7 million extension to their Superfast Leicestershire par...
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13
August
2019
| 11:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of the West Midlands most rural homes and businesses are looking forward to a faster future thanks to the arrival of high-speed broadband. Openreach, the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network, is announcing that more than 100,000 ...
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02
August
2019
| 12:20 Europe/Amsterdam
An ex-military officer who swapped the cockpit of a fast jet for a career with Openreach hopes she can act as an inspiration to others looking to follow in her footsteps. New research from Openreach – the UK’s largest private sector employer of Ar...
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