Articles tagged with 'Wales' | Openreach

Openreach - Archive (Wales)

2020
07
October
2020
| 21:32 Europe/Amsterdam
A statement from our CEO on the tragic death of engineer Alun Owen ...
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28
September
2020
| 17:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the UK’s digital network provider, has launched a nationwide ‘Community Connectors’ award programme to recognise people who’ve supported their neighbours during lockdown. The company is asking every MP in Wales and the rest of the UK to no...
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22
September
2020
| 09:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s most experienced engineers turn detectives to solve 18-month mystery that’s plagued the broadband connections of residents living in the rural village of Aberhosan near Machynlleth, Wales. (Fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below) ...
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07
September
2020
| 10:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Community comes together to get connected to next generation fibre network bringing access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in Europe (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below) ...
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19
August
2020
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
First Merthyr Tydfil homes and businesses get connected to next generation fibre network bringing access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in Europe (gweler Cymraeg isod / Welsh version available below) ...
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29
July
2020
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable full fibre broadband available to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses in 45 market towns and villages across Wales. The new locations, including Aberystwyth, Llane...
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20
July
2020
| 15:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Contract extension will enable more Welsh homes and businesses to benefit from ultrafast fibre broadband. (Gweler Cymraeg isod / Welsh available below) ...
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17
July
2020
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach pledge to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in 40 rural locations across Wales is starting to become a reality in Carmarthen. (Gweler Cymraeg isod / Also available in Welsh below) ...
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17
April
2020
| 11:39 Europe/Amsterdam
It seems scarcely believable that just a month ago, towns and cities across Wales 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 has changed. ...
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28
February
2020
| 18:00 Europe/Amsterdam
SkillsCymru Carmarthenshire 2020 is first stop for high-tech vehicle The latest tool in Openreach’s drive to get pupils thinking about careers in engineering – a high-tech Showcase van - hit the road for the first time in Wales earlier last week a...
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30
January
2020
| 12:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Kirsty Williams AM has been meeting with Openreach engineers working on the next generation of broadband technology to connect properties across Brecon & Radnorshire. She saw a new ‘full fibre’ network which has been built directly from the exchan...
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27
January
2020
| 10:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in a number of market towns and villages across Wales. More than 40 locations across Carmarthenshire, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Rhondda Cynon Taf...
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17
January
2020
| 11:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The village of Llandybie in Carmarthenshire is the latest community in Wales to have access to some of the fastest and most reliable broadband speeds in Europe thanks to Openreach. More than 200 homes across the Bro Dinefwr village will be part of...
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2019
09
December
2019
| 12:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is getting ready for the worst of the Welsh winter weather after stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, snow socks for vehicle tyres, bags of salt and litres of screenwash. ...
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22
November
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Welsh Assembly drop-in session highlights Openreach’s plans for Wales’ digital future Welsh politicians had a chance to quiz engineers from Openreach about Wales’ digital future during a drop-in session at the Welsh Assembly earlier this week. ...
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11
October
2019
| 05:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting everyone in Wales to ‘full fibre’ broadband by 2025 would create a £1.98 billion boost to the economy, by unlocking smarter ways of working, better public services and greater opportunities for the next-generation of home-grown businesses....
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27
September
2019
| 18:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Barry, the town famed as the home of BBC comedy series Gavin and Stacey, has been announced as the latest location in Wales to benefit from Openreach’s rollout of some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK. The announcement comes as filming ha...
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13
September
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
To underline its commitment to Wales and greater independence from BT Group, Openreach has established a new Board for Wales. The Openreach Cymru Wales Board, whose members represent the teams of engineers and support staff working across Wales, w...
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05
August
2019
| 14:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Ian Lucas MP for Wrexham has been meeting with Openreach, to see first-hand the next generation of broadband technology that’s coming to town. A new housing development on the outskirts of Gwersyllt will have more than 50 family homes and enjoy so...
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18
June
2019
| 11:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Chris Elmore MP for Ogmore has been meeting with recent Openreach recruits that are rolling out the next generation of broadband technology across his Ogmore constituency. ...
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23
May
2019
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Stephen Crabb MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire has been meeting with Openreach engineers working on the next generation of broadband technology to connect a new social housing development in Milford Haven....
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09
April
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Cavers that come to South Wales are to benefit from a new digital safety net, thanks to the efforts of local Openreach engineers....
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28
March
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A partnership between local residents and Openreach is to make high-speed fibre broadband available to a rural community in the Vale of Glamorgan....
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30
January
2019
| 10:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, salt and screenwash to make sure millions of people stay connected in the event of severe weather this winter....
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28
January
2019
| 14:04 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 200 jobs are being created across Wales, as part of a huge recruitment drive by Openreach....
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28
January
2019
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Amber Rudd opens new training centre for engineers in Peterborough and welcomes 3,000 new apprentice engineers, highlighting the number of women now moving into the sector 11 additional build locations revealed as Openreach accelerates its full fibre...
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18
January
2019
| 15:53 Europe/Amsterdam
At Openreach our plan is to deliver better service, broader coverage and faster speeds for everybody. That's why we’re delighted to be working once again with the Welsh Government in widening access to fibre broadband across Wales....
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2018
05
December
2018
| 11:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Swansea has been announced as the latest city to benefit from Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ programme, where fibre optic cables are laid from the exchange right to people’s front doors....
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26
November
2018
| 10:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for more than 7,000 homes and businesses in Llanrumney....
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26
November
2018
| 10:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for nearly 6000 homes and businesses in Bargoed....
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