Openreach - Archive (robert thorburn)

2019
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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28
August
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Two of the UK’s most westerly island communities are now the best connected too - as new full fibre broadband networks go live in the Outer Hebrides/Na h-Eileanan Siar. Grimsay is a tiny island roughly three miles long and half again in width, joi...
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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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21
May
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Angus 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 new netw...
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14
May
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than half the homes and business reached by the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout have switched to faster fibre-based services, latest figures show. Across Scotland, nearly 930,000 homes and businesses have now been reached by the Dig...
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25
February
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Scotland can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £442 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. More premises in more remote areas are now able to connect and the Digital Scotland take-up rates currently...
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2018
03
December
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband team is celebrating the latest fibre broadband availability in Girvan, South Ayrshire. They were joined by senior pupils from Girvan Primary School to unveil the latest fibre street cabinet that serves part of...
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03
December
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Pupils from Edenside Primary School in Kelso have been learning about technology aboard the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband Fibre Showcase. More than 36,100 premises across the Borders are now able to connect to the Digital Scotland network, whi...
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20
November
2018
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Fife can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. To unveil the latest upgrades, the Digital Scotland team visited Scotland’s Secret Bunker near St Andrews. The ...
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14
November
2018
| 12:40 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Dumfries and Galloway can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout, which has now reached Carsluith for the first time, with more coverage being rolled out in San...
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07
November
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Engineers building a new full-fibre broadband network in challenging Highland terrain this week drafted in a DRONE to fly cable across a river. Openreach is working with the community of Glenmazeran on an ambitious project to bring more reliable, ult...
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01
November
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A new phase of the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband ‘Up your Street’ campaign has kicked off in the Scottish Borders to encourage more residents to sign up to fibre broadband and enjoy its many benefits. Councillor Mark Rowley and senior pupils f...
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22
August
2018
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Remote Highland communities scattered across 26 miles of rugged terrain are set to get the UK’s fastest*, more reliable broadband – thanks to an unique partnership. The first residents are now able to order services as the new network started to go l...
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14
August
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 900,000 premises across Scotland are now able to connect to fibre broadband thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband roll-out. The milestone was announced by Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity Michael...
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13
June
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 25,700 homes and businesses across North Ayrshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The team was out and about in Ardrossan and Saltcoats this week to spread the...
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11
June
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 22,400 homes and businesses across West Lothian can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The Digital Scotland team were out and about in Whitburn and Linlithgow this we...
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06
June
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across the Scottish Borders can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The new network has arrived in Nether Blainslie, Gordon and Smailholm for the first time, while...
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04
June
2018
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across North Lanarkshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The new network has arrived in Greenfoot for the first time, while areas to receive more coverage ...
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04
June
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across South Lanarkshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The programme has now reached more properties in places like Rutherglen, Cambuslang, Hamilton, Tho...
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31
May
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Dumfries and Galloway can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The programme has extended to Dundrennan for the first time, while ultrafast FTTP has been use...
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25
May
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband team was out and about in Tillicoultry and Alloa this week as they continued their ‘Up your Street’ campaign. More than 7,300 Clacks homes and businesses can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £...
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24
May
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Fife can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. Thanks to the programme, more than 890,000 premises are able to connect to the new network, with more coverage ...
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24
May
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
To help promote the fact that fibre broadband is widely available in Glasgow, the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband team were out and about in Maryhill this week to continue their ‘Up your Street’ campaign. More than 88,000 homes and businesses ac...
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24
May
2018
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
To help promote the fact that fibre broadband is widely available in Falkirk, the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband team were out and about in Larbert and Polmont this week to continue their ‘Up your Street’ campaign. More than 10,500 homes and bu...
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24
May
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Aberdeenshire can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. The new network has now arrived in Craigo for the first time, while other areas to receive further dep...
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24
May
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
To help promote the fact that fibre broadband is widely available in Renfrewshire, the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband team were out and about in Kilbarchan this week to continue their ‘Up your Street’ campaign. They popped past Kilbarchan Prima...
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21
May
2018
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More premises across Perth and Kinross can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. Thanks to the programme, more than 890,000 premises are able to connect to the new network, which ...
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08
May
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 15,000 homes and businesses across Angus are now able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the £428m Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme – and James F Stephen Architects, which has its main office in Glamis, is one ...
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07
May
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A Highland Perthshire chocolate maker has seen its internet speeds rocket from 6Mbps to 60Mbps thanks to the £428m Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. Iain Burnett, The Highland Chocolatier based in Grandtully, Pitlochry, is using its new...
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