Articles tagged with 'fibre broadband' | Openreach

Press and Media | Openreach (fibre broadband)

2021
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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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
| 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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28
May
2021
| 01:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Upgrades for 3m more premises in the toughest third of the country[i] supporting UK Government target of making Gigabit capable broadband available to at least 85% of country by 2025Recruitment already under way to fill a further 1,000 new engineerin...
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25
May
2021
| 20:16 Europe/Amsterdam
A Digital Charter to support a faster rollout of ultrafast Full Fibre broadband for homes and businesses has been agreed between Openreach and Bromley Council.The partnership agreement follows Openreach’s announcement that it aims to connect tens of ...
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13
May
2021
| 09:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Statement from Openreach in response to BT Group PLC Full Year Results to March 2021 (07:00am, Thursday 13 May)Clive Selley, CEO, Openreach said:“We’re proud that BT Group is increasing its ambition for Openreach.“We’ve already proven that we can bui...
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11
May
2021
| 18:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Damage to broadband cabinets, telephone poles and overhead wires across Wales can now be reported to Openreach using precise locations from what3words.What3words grids the Earth into three metre squares, with each square given unique words to make it...
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28
April
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s Regional Partnership Director for the South West, Connie Dixon, today welcomed the findings of a report conducted by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) which shows that a comprehensive Full Fibre network in the South We...
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28
April
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s Regional Partnership Director for the South East, Kieran Wines, today welcomed the findings of a report conducted by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) which shows that a comprehensive Full Fibre network in the South Ea...
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28
April
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Openreach’s Regional Partnership Director for London, Kieran Wines welcomed the findings of a report conducted by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr) which shows that a comprehensive Full Fibre network in the London could ena...
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18
March
2021
| 09:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Statement from Openreach regarding The Wholesale Fixed Telecoms Market Review 2021-26 (08:00am, Thursday 18 March) Clive Selley, CEO, Openreach said:“Today’s regulation will allow us to ramp up to 3 million premises per year providing vital next gene...
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23
February
2021
| 17:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking people living in Beaumaris to get behind a push for faster broadband. (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod - Welsh version below) ...
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01
February
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers spent four chilly nights under the stars to solve a broadband puzzle for residents of picturesque Pettinain village near Carstairs.A specialist team from the Chief Engineer’s investigations unit was drafted in following repeated c...
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26
January
2021
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 15,000 new homes per annum nationwide set to benefit Barratt Developments, Britain’s biggest house builder, has partnered with Openreach to ensure that the national network provider’s ultrafast, ultra-reliable ‘Full Fibre’ broadband is install...
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19
January
2021
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers have connected the historic Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway to Full Fibre broadband - future-proofing North Devon’s much-loved tourism icon for generations to come.The Victorian railway is the UK's only fully water-powered railw...
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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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2020
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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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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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
| 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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01
December
2020
| 15:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Since March this year, more than 22,000 homes and businesses in Salisbury have been able to take advantage of Openreach’s revolutionary futureproof Full Fibre broadband network following a multi-million-pound investment in the city by the UK’s bigges...
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25
November
2020
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Hundreds of residents in Forres can now connect to ultrafast, ultra-reliable broadband - and Openreach is calling on local people to back a bid to bring the new network to even more homes and businesses. The company is planning a major expansion to t...
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24
November
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Ellon to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to even more local homes and businesses. The company has started work on the town’s new full fibre broadband network, with the first ho...
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