Openreach - Archive (openreach)

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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25
November
2019
| 16:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has today announced that more than 80,000 homes and businesses across Bristol – nearly 40 per cent of all premises - can now access some of the fastest, most reliable broadband in the UK. Engineering teams have been hard at work building...
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13
November
2019
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Salisbury Lantern & Lights Procession will be held on 12 December thanks to support from new sponsor, Openreach, which is partnering with Salisbury BID and Salisbury City Council to bring the festive event to the city once again this year...
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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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11
November
2019
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
South Scotland MSP Michelle Ballantyne yesterday (Monday) visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in Galashiels. The MSP heard about the next generation of broadband technology – futur...
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06
November
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
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 Scotland on Monday at an Ayrshire careers fair. The digital network business has created two n...
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29
October
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Galloway and West Dumfries MSP Finlay Carson yesterday (Monday) visited Openreach engineers at the site of one of his constituency’s first new ultrafast broadband networks. The MSP heard about the next generation of broadband technology – future-p...
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24
October
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Extra funding of almost £3 million is to be invested in broadband for the Highlands and Islands after take-up rates across the region’s Digital Scotland fibre network topped 60 per cent. Hundreds of additional homes in some of Scotland’s most rura...
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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
| 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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08
October
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
MORE than 940,000 homes and business across Scotland can now access fibre broadband through the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout, with deployment set to continue into 2020. The partnership marked the latest milestone in the East Ayrshi...
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07
October
2019
| 16:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest and most reliable broadband in the UK is heading to the villages of Hesketh Bank and Parbold, after they were named as two of 13 rural communities to benefit from a new broadband trial. Openreach engineers will be working in th...
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07
October
2019
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest and most reliable broadband in the UK is heading to the village of Flockton, after it was named as one of 13 rural communities to benefit from a new broadband trial. Openreach engineers will be working in the West Yorkshire vil...
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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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07
October
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the fastest and most reliable broadband in the UK is heading to Scottish villages in Fife and West Lothian as part of a new broadband trial in rural communities. Openreach engineers will be working in Lundin Links, Lower Largo and West Cal...
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07
October
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers are trialling a range of new tools and techniques – as they work to upgrade 13 of the UK’s rural communities to faster, more reliable and future-proof broadband technology. The trials are part of the company’s ambition to exten...
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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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23
September
2019
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Superfast South Yorkshire (SFSY) today celebrated the successful completion of their £27 million contract to deliver faster broadband to residents and businesses across South Yorkshire.   ...
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23
September
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Paul Wheelhouse, Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands, visited Borthwickbrae in the Scottish Borders to unveil one of 5000 green cabinets now providing fibre broadband across Scotland as part of the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband p...
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16
September
2019
| 10:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is investing £1.7 million in a new fibre training centre in Bolton. The new facility is part of a wider plan to educate the next generation of digital engineers bringing vital broadband services to communities across the North West and beyo...
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30
August
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Glasgow Provan MSP Ivan McKee this week visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in the city. The Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation saw a ‘full fibre’ network being built di...
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16
August
2019
| 17:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Connecting Cheshire celebrated the completion of its six-year multi-million pound superfast broadband programme with the ceremonial switching on of the final broadband cabinet to ‘go live’ as part of the roll-out. The new fibre cabinet in Windle H...
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16
August
2019
| 17:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of the most rural homes and businesses in Yorkshire and the Humber are looking forward to a faster future thanks to the arrival of high-speed broadband. Openreach, the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network, is announcing (Monday 8...
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16
August
2019
| 17:50 Europe/Amsterdam
More South Yorkshire homes and businesses than ever before can now enjoy faster, fibre broadband through the £27 million Superfast South Yorkshire broadband rollout. And more than 50,000 (44 per cent) premises within the Superfast South Yorkshire ...
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16
August
2019
| 17:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the UK’s digital infrastructure company, today announced Sheffield as one of 36 towns and cities that are set to benefit from Openreach’s rollout of some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK. In Sheffield, new Fibre-to-the-Premises...
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16
August
2019
| 17:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has given the ‘green’ light to its first fully operational electric vans in a bid to reduce CO2 and eliminate exhaust pollution. The new vehicles, sporting a special design to spell out their green credentials, took to the roads of Leeds...
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