Articles tagged with 'south west of england' | Openreach

Press and Media | Openreach (south west of england)

2021
19
January
2021
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach engineers have connected the historic Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway to Full Fibre broadband - future-proofing North Devon’s much-loved tourism icon for generations to come.The Victorian railway is the UK's only fully water-powered railw...
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2020
18
December
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 new roles at Openreach and an estimated 2,800 with partners, supporting £12bn broadband project Commitment to upgrade the UK’s second largest commercial fleet to electric vehicles by 2030 A record 40,000 homes per week are now being reached...
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10
December
2020
| 11:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton has visited Cullompton to meet engineers who are working to install ultrafast, ultra-reliable Full Fibre broadband in the town.Mr Parish was greeted by Openreach CEO, Clive Selley; he then viewed new equipment...
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08
December
2020
| 11:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is asking residents in Beaminster to get behind a bid to bring ultrafast, ultra-reliable full fibre broadband to even more local homes and businesses.The company is planning Beaminster’s new, full fibre broadband network and is urging resid...
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01
December
2020
| 15:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Since March this year, more than 22,000 homes and businesses in Salisbury have been able to take advantage of Openreach’s revolutionary futureproof Full Fibre broadband network following a multi-million-pound investment in the city by the UK’s bigges...
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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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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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27
January
2020
| 03:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today outlined plans to make ultrafast, ultra-reliable and future-proof broadband available in 27 market towns and villages across the South West of England.It’s part of a bigger announcement involving 227[1] ‘harder to reach’ areas across ...
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2019
24
December
2019
| 14:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Lessons learned from dealing with extreme conditions during recent years has seen the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network invest in huge amounts of winter weather equipment so its engineers can remain on the road.So far, the seasonal shoppin...
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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 the...
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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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28
January
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 441 trainee engineers will be hired across the South West of England, as part of a huge recruitment drive announced today (Monday 28 January 2019) by Openreach....
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28
January
2019
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Amber Rudd opens new training centre for engineers in Peterborough and welcomes 3,000 new apprentice engineers, highlighting the number of women now moving into the sector 11 additional build locations revealed as Openreach accelerates its full fibre...
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2018
28
November
2018
| 10:13 Europe/Amsterdam
New technology brings download speeds seven times faster than the national average Openreach announces 81 new UK locations, with more than 1 million homes and businesses set to benefit Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become ...
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01
October
2018
| 08:44 Europe/Amsterdam
31,000 employees move from BT Group into Openreach Limited Final major milestone in creating a more independent, legally separate business BT’s ‘Northern Ireland Networks’ engineering division rebranded ‘Openreach Northern Ireland’ Openreach, ...
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25
September
2018
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A group of properties along Dorset’s Jurassic Coast are to get some of the fastest internet connections in the UK....
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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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04
July
2018
| 08:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Work to roll-out faster, more reliable broadband in parts of Bristol is well underway – with a new network connecting tens of thousands of homes and buildings in the final stages of being built – Openreach’s managing director, Kim Mears, announced du...
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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
| 10:14 Europe/Amsterdam
New cutting edge broadband technology is heading to the South West as Openreach gets ready to make its new network available to nearly 36,000 homes and businesses there....
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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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04
June
2018
| 14:56 Europe/Amsterdam
An historic Somerset village is set to get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK as a result of a partnership between local residents and Openreach....
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19
April
2018
| 13:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced it was stepping up its search for trainee engineers in Swindon and the surrounding area....
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19
April
2018
| 12:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced it was stepping up its search for trainee engineers in Bristol and the surrounding area....
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19
April
2018
| 12:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced it was stepping up its search for trainee engineers in Bournemouth and the surrounding area, including Poole....
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15
March
2018
| 09:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Cheltenham, Coberley, Gloucester, Stroud, Tewkesbury and Windrush are among the locations to benefit from Openreach's biggest ever recruitment. The 3,500 new engineers across the UK – of which 455 will be in the South West - will help deliver ultrafa...
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15
March
2018
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
First of 12 new national fibre engineering schools opens in Bradford 3,500 new engineers will help deliver ultrafast Fibre to the Premises broadband to three million premises, support evolving mobile networks and improve customer service Includ...
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15
March
2018
| 00:05 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 450 trainee engineers will be hired across the South West as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach....
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12
March
2018
| 10:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Areas of the South West - including parts of Gloucestershire - are to get £41 million boost from local community fibre broadband schemes. Faster broadband boosts house prices and business success as well as providing a range of social benefits for ru...
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12
March
2018
| 10:08 Europe/Amsterdam
The South West is expected to get a multi-million pound boost from an initiative which sees local communities forming partnerships with Openreach to bring high-speed fibre broadband to rural homes and businesses....
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