Openreach - Archive (full fibre)

2019
10
September
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Cross-party politicians who oversee Scotland’s rural connectivity have been examining future plans for digital engineering at Openreach’s £485,000 Scottish training school. Members of the Scottish Parliament’s Rural Economy and Connectivity Commit...
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02
September
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Perth and North Perthshire MP Pete Wishart today visited Openreach engineers to see how they’re building ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in the city. He saw a ‘full fibre’ network built directly into properties in the city’s Oakbank a...
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10
June
2019
| 13:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Radar part of new micro ducting techniques being used by engineers to deliver future-proof broadband across the city Cutting edge technology reduces the amount of engineering streetworks by up to 50 per cent Salisbury broadband upgrade part of a wide...
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10
June
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in Gourock. The future-proof, reliable services can carry speeds up to 1Gbps1 – around 18.5 times faste...
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03
June
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
When a rural community near Kinross was faced with downloading movies in the same time it took to walk to York, its residents decided to take action. After working in partnership with Openreach, today’s gigabit* connectivity means they’re among the f...
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03
June
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Dumfries and Galloway can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £442 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) rollout. The new network has arrived in Dalbeattie with more fibre now available in Kirkgunzeon,...
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31
May
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Aberdeenshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £442 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) rollout. The new network has now arrived in Newmachar, with more fibre also available in Newdeer, Portle...
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31
May
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across East Ayrshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £442 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) rollout. Thanks to the programme, more than 930,000 premises across Scotland are able to connect to the ...
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05
May
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Digital network operator Openreach has called on Scottish developers to make sure home buyers don’t miss out on ultrafast, full fibre broadband when they’re purchasing new properties. More than 60 Scottish homebuilders at a conference at BT Murrayfie...
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10
April
2019
| 09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach training centre in Bradford is celebrating a successful first year with news that more than 5,500 engineers and new recruits have been trained at the facility since its official launch in March last year ...
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01
April
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Perthshire North MSP John Swinney has been shadowing Openreach engineers to see the progress of high-speed broadband locally, including the next generation of technology. During the field visit the Deputy First Minister visited a new ‘full-fibre’ net...
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25
March
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Borders MP John Lamont has been shadowing Openreach engineers in his constituency to see the progress of high-speed broadband locally. The MP heard about the next generation of broadband technology – future-proof, ‘full-fibre’ services capable of car...
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20
March
2019
| 11:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Engineers bringing some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK to Greater Manchester have drafted in a DRONE to fly cable across a stretch of canal. ...
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19
March
2019
| 14:53 Europe/Amsterdam
• Ambition for Salisbury’s families, businesses, and GP surgeries to gain access to fast, reliable, ‘full fibre’ connections within 12 months [map available on the 19th as a live link and will be input below] • Close collaboration with Wiltshire Coun...
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25
February
2019
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
​Highlands and Islands MSP Rhoda Grant has been out in the field with Openreach engineers to see the progress of high-speed broadband and customer service in the Highlands and Islands. The MSP also heard about the company’s plans to roll out the next...
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28
January
2019
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 220 trainee engineers will be hired across Scotland as part of a huge recruitment drive announced today by Openreach, with new jobs earmarked for Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeenshire, Highlands & Islands and the South of Scotland. Openreach ha...
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2018
18
December
2018
| 17:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Meat traders in London’s historic Smithfield market can now enjoy cutting edge broadband after engineers installed more than 2.5km of fibre optic cable to future-proof the Grade II listed site with the latest ultrafast full fibre technology. Openreac...
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22
October
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has been demonstrating the next generation of broadband technology – future-proof, full-fibre services capable of carrying speeds up to 1Gbps* – to Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell. On a fact-finding field trip with ...
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10
July
2018
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has chosen two of the world’s leading communications technology companies, Huawei and Nokia, to help deliver its national rollout of Fibre-To-The-Premises (FTTP) technology – which will reach three million British homes and businesses acros...
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29
June
2018
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Exeter has been announced as the latest city to benefit from Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ programme which is making Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) technology available to three million homes and businesses across the UK by 2020....
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25
June
2018
| 09:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Builds upon existing 46 locations around Britain where cutting edge technology is already enabling trouble-free homeworking, multiple HD video streaming and instant file downloads Upgrade will future-proof homes and businesses for next generation te...
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15
May
2018
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Views sought on the withdrawal of analogue technology and upgrade to digital Interim service being developed to protect customers that rely on copper connections Openreach, Britain’s digital network business, today launched a consultation with i...
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01
February
2018
| 08:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Leeds will be one of the first cities to benefit from proposals announced today by Openreach for a major acceleration of its ultrafast fibre broadband network....
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2017
30
November
2017
| 09:55 Europe/Amsterdam
A small village in the heart of rural Wales has become the first community in the world to be connected up to ultrafast fibre broadband thanks to an aerial drone....
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31
October
2017
| 07:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Communications Providers have welcomed the ambition of Openreach, Britain’s digital network business, to build a large-scale Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) network across the country....
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28
September
2017
| 09:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach’s first urban co-investment deal with a major property companyGrosvenor Britain & Ireland (‘Grosvenor’) and Openreach have today joined forces to transform London’s digital landscape with the UK’s first co-investment partnership between a m...
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