Openreach - Archive (full fibre)

2019
12
November
2019
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Motherwell and Wishaw MSP Clare Adamson yesterday (Monday) visited Openreach engineers building an ultrafast broadband network for 150 new homes in Motherwell. The MSP heard about the next generation of broadband technology – future-proof, ‘full f...
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21
October
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More households and businesses across Scotland can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £460 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) rollout. It's the first time the programme has brought fibre broadband to several rural l...
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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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11
October
2019
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting everyone in the North East to ‘full fibre’ broadband by 2025 would create a £1.7 billion boost to the region’s economy, by unlocking smarter ways of working, better public services and greater opportunities for the next-generation of home-...
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11
October
2019
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting everyone in the North West to ‘full fibre’ broadband by 2025 would create a £5.5 billion boost to the region’s economy, by unlocking smarter ways of working, better public services and greater opportunities for the next-generation of home-...
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11
October
2019
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting everyone in Yorkshire and the Humber to ‘full fibre’ broadband by 2025 would create a £3.8 billion boost to the region’s economy, by unlocking smarter ways of working, better public services and greater opportunities for the next-generatio...
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11
October
2019
| 02:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting everyone in Scotland to ‘full fibre’ broadband by 2025 would create a £4.55 billion boost to the country’s economy, by unlocking smarter ways of working, better public services and greater opportunities for the next generation of home-grow...
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07
October
2019
| 15:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest and most reliable broadband in the UK is heading to the villages of Tarporley and Mickle Trafford, after they were named as two of 13 rural communities to benefit from a new broadband trial. Openreach engineers will be working ...
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02
October
2019
| 11:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest, most reliable broadband services in the UK are heading to Bradford, after the city was named amongst 29 new locations to benefit from Openreach’s nationwide investment programme Work to build new future-proof Fibre-to-the-Prem...
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02
October
2019
| 11:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest, most reliable broadband services in the UK are heading to Lancashire, after Aughton and Ormskirk were named amongst 29 new locations to benefit from Openreach’s nationwide investment programme Work to build new future-proof Fi...
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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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