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2020
25
September
2020
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the UK’s digital network provider, has launched a nationwide ‘Community Connectors’ award programme to recognise people who’ve supported their neighbours during lockdown. The company is asking every MP in the UK to nominate an individual f...
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15
September
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced a further 67 locations – in its Fibre Cities programme where it will be building its new, future-proof Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband technology, as part of a new tranche of build. Work will begin in March 2021. T...
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07
September
2020
| 10:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Community comes together to get connected to next generation fibre network bringing access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in Europe (Gweler fersiwn Cymraeg isod / Welsh language version below) ...
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04
September
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the last broadband connections to go live in the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband (DSSB) programme have been unveiled on the outskirts of Kirkcolm in Dumfries and Galloway by Paul Wheelhouse MSP, Minster for Energy, Connectivity and the I...
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24
August
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Intrepid engineer John McConnell dived straight in when residents on one of Scotland’s smallest inhabited islands were cut off from the outside world. Curious campers tugged up a subsea cable on the beach at Balmaha, Loch Lomond, leaving the two h...
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19
August
2020
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
First Merthyr Tydfil homes and businesses get connected to next generation fibre network bringing access to some of the fastest broadband speeds in Europe (gweler Cymraeg isod / Welsh version available below) ...
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11
August
2020
| 14:37 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach pledge last October to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in several market towns and villages across the South West has become a reality in the Devon town of Okehampton. More than 3,000 homes and busi...
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03
August
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach pledge to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in several market towns and villages across the North West has become a reality in the Cheshire communities of Congleton and Winsford. More than 10,000 home...
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31
July
2020
| 13:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced that more than 135,000 homes and businesses across Greater Manchester can now access some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK. As designated key workers, Openreach engineers have been hard at work t...
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29
July
2020
| 13:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable full fibre broadband available to homes and businesses in and around more than 20 market towns and villages across the North West. The new locations, including Kendal, Penri...
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29
July
2020
| 13:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable full fibre broadband available to homes and businesses in and around 26 market towns and villages across Yorkshire and the Humber. The new locations, including Bridlington, ...
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29
July
2020
| 12:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable full fibre broadband available to homes and businesses in and around nine market towns and villages across the North East. The new locations - Blyth, Morpeth, Alnwick, Hough...
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29
July
2020
| 11:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultra-reliable and gigabit-capable FTTP broadband available to more than three million homes and businesses in some of the UK’s hardest to serve communities. This follows a new consultation from industry regulat...
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27
July
2020
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
MORE than 950,000 premises across Scotland are now able to connect to faster fibre broadband through the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband infrastructure build. The highly successful, £463M partnership programme has reached the ‘amazing’ miles...
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22
July
2020
| 12:42 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach pledge to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in several market towns and villages across the North West has become a reality in the Lancashire communities of Parbold, Newburgh, Burscough, Hesketh Bank, Be...
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09
July
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach and Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) have today announced that Openreach will bring its ultra-fast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband infrastructure to more than 2,000 premises as part of CDS’s new Fibre Extension Programme. CDS is ...
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06
July
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced that 80,000 homes and businesses across Edinburgh can now access some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK. They’re able to connect to the latest Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband technology, wi...
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03
July
2020
| 10:46 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach pledge to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in several market towns and villages across Yorkshire and the Humber has become a reality in the North Lincolnshire towns of Winterton and Winteringham. Aro...
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24
June
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has appointed Aberdeenshire businesswoman Rosanne Moreland to lead its large-scale commercial build of ultra-reliable full fibre broadband in Scotland. Rosanne, who lives outside Ellon, will be programme director for the multi-million po...
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12
June
2020
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach CEO, Clive Selley, today joined MP John Glen to urge homes and businesses to switch to a new ultrafast and ultra-reliable broadband network - as Salisbury celebrates becoming the first entire city in the UK to gain access to Openreach’s new...
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11
June
2020
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced that more than 100,000 homes and businesses in and around Leeds can now access some of the fastest, most reliable broadband anywhere in the UK. As designated key workers, Openreach engineers have been hard at work through...
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06
June
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach chief executive Clive Selley is encouraging the Scottish Government to prioritise investment in the digital economy during recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Speaking at the quarterly meeting of the Openreach Scotland board, he echoed ...
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19
May
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Glasgow engineer Scott McPartlin has been nicknamed Openreach’s Bear Grylls after CAMPING on the island of Coll to keep remote customers connected during lockdown. The Openreach engineer headed over to the Inner Hebridean island after a lightning ...
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15
May
2020
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has welcomed support for its key workers from the Scottish Government after Nicola Sturgeon highlighted the contribution of engineers during the Coronavirus pandemic. During today’s COVID-19 briefing, the First Minister thanked telecom w...
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05
May
2020
| 15:28 Europe/Amsterdam
An increase in abuse directed at Openreach engineers, largely due to a mistaken belief they’re working on 5G, is hampering essential work to keep the North connected. Openreach is the UK’s largest phone and broadband network – used by customers of...
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24
April
2020
| 15:49 Europe/Amsterdam
It seems scarcely believable that just a month ago, towns and cities across the North East were packed with shoppers and workers going about their daily business. Life was as close to what used to pass for normal.  But since then, everything has c...
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06
March
2020
| 16:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Tees Valley Mayor Ben Houchen has welcomed Broadband Minister Matt Warman to Hartlepool to announce that thousands more homes and businesses in Tees Valley are set to benefit from faster and more reliable broadband. An investment of £3.5million – ...
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27
January
2020
| 12:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in Crook and Howden-le-Wear. It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas across the UK, with building to start in...
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27
January
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in 41 market towns and villages in the North West. It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas across the UK, wit...
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27
January
2020
| 09:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in seven market towns and villages across Yorkshire and the Humber. It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas a...
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