Articles tagged with 'fibre broadband' | Openreach

Press and Media | Openreach (fibre broadband)

2022
29
November
2022
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
The Rt Hon Suella Braverman KC MP visited Openreach engineers to witness first-hand the  innovative engineering techniques used to deliver ultrafast Full Fibre broadband across her Fareham constituency.She was given a tour of the work, which has alre...
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21
September
2022
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
North East Fife MP Wendy Chamberlain met Openreach engineers to check on the latest rollout of ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband in Fife. The new, gigabit network now reaches more than 40,000 properties across the Kingdom – a £12 million...
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20
September
2022
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Linlithgow and East Falkirk MP Martyn Day recently joined Openreach engineers to check on the local rollout of ultrafast broadband. The new, gigabit network now reaches nearly 50,000 properties across West Lothian and Falkirk, 20,000 of them in his c...
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18
July
2022
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineer is chip off the old block according to her manager (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version available below)...
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24
May
2022
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Borders MP John Lamont met Openreach engineers this week to check on the latest rollout of ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband across the area.He was given a tour of the work in Gala and an update on the Borders build, which has now reache...
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14
April
2022
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
·       36 more rural and urban locations added to its build plan – covering 500k more premisesOpenreach has now built ultra-fast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband to more than seven million homes and businesses across the UK, including more than ...
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28
March
2022
| 17:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announces the appointment of Natalie Ceeney as a non-executive member to its Board, replacing Liz Benison who will be stepping down on 30th April 2022. Liz joined the Openreach Board in March 2017 and has since then completed over fiv...
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10
February
2022
| 01:05 Europe/Amsterdam
20% of engineers hired in 2021 were women, up from less than 5% in 2018/19Openreach today announced it will create and fill more than 4,000 jobs during 2022 – including around 3,000 apprenticeships – as it continues to invest billions of pounds into ...
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2021
17
November
2021
| 11:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach adds 170 more locations to its Full Fire broadband plan Engineers now reaching a new home with Full Fibre every 13 seconds Openreach today announced that six million homes and businesses can now place an order for its next generation ultraf...
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17
November
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Another 272,000 Scottish homes and businesses are set for a major broadband boost thanks to a £95m[1] Scottish investment by Openreach – the nation’s largest digital network provider, used by customers of service providers like BT, Sky, TalkTalk and ...
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21
September
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A professional musician has gone from climbing the banks of Loch Lomond to find a mobile signal to streaming online shows from his garden studio – after ultrafast broadband arrived in Balmaha. Openreach installed a full fibre network in the picturesq...
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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 revolutionise the way North Wales Wildlife Trust work with ultrafast full fibre (gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh version below)...
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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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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 life Openreach 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 ...
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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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