Openreach - Archive (ultrafast)

2019
03
December
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has completed work on a new a new ultrafast broadband network for residents of Newton Farm in Cambuslang who missed out on earlier upgrades. Rutherglen MSP Clare Haughey MSP visited the site yesterday (Monday) to see for herself the diff...
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02
December
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley MSP Willie Coffey today met Openreach engineers building a new ultrafast broadband network for Kilmarnock, with hundreds of residents now able to connect. The MSP visited the town’s Flotta Place, one of several locatio...
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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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22
November
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Welsh Assembly drop-in session highlights Openreach’s plans for Wales’ digital future Welsh politicians had a chance to quiz engineers from Openreach about Wales’ digital future during a drop-in session at the Welsh Assembly earlier this week. ...
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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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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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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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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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03
October
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Scottish politicians will quiz engineers from Openreach about Scotland’s digital future during a drop-in session at the Scottish Parliament today (Thursday). They’ll hear about the work being done to upgrade the country’s broadband network and how...
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02
October
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Willie Rennie MSP this week visited Openreach engineers to hear about how they’ve built one of the Kingdom’s first ultrafast broadband networks in Luthrie. The North East Fife MSP was shown engineering techniques and new equipment used to build a ...
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02
October
2019
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, the UK’s digital infrastructure company, today announced 29 towns, cities and boroughs - including Aberdeen, Ayr (South Ayrshire) and Stanecastle (Irvine, North Ayrshire) - where it will be building new future-proof Fibre-to-the-Premises (...
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09
September
2019
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 45,000 homes and businesses in Salford can now access the UK’s fastest broadband speeds. Engineers from Openreach, the UK’s largest telephone and broadband network, began work to build a new ‘full fibre’ network in February last year. Us...
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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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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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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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13
August
2019
| 16:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Thousands of homes and businesses in west Leicestershire will soon be able to benefit from some of the UK’s fastest broadband speeds. It’s after Leicestershire County Council announced a £2.7 million extension to their Superfast Leicestershire par...
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05
August
2019
| 14:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Ian Lucas MP for Wrexham has been meeting with Openreach, to see first-hand the next generation of broadband technology that’s coming to town. A new housing development on the outskirts of Gwersyllt will have more than 50 family homes and enjoy so...
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26
July
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Moray MP Douglas Ross visited Openreach engineers working on one of the first installations of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in Buckie on Friday (26 July 2019). He saw a ‘full fibre’ network being built directly into more than 100 n...
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18
June
2019
| 11:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Chris Elmore MP for Ogmore has been meeting with recent Openreach recruits that are rolling out the next generation of broadband technology across his Ogmore constituency. ...
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17
June
2019
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Na h-Eileanan an Iar MSP Alasdair Allan visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes near Sandwick on Friday (14 June 2019). He saw a ‘full fibre’ network being built directly into the new pro...
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28
May
2019
| 15:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Rural broadband was top of the agenda as MP Therese Coffey spent time with landowners at the Benacre Estate in Suffolk....
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23
May
2019
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Stephen Crabb MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire has been meeting with Openreach engineers working on the next generation of broadband technology to connect a new social housing development in Milford Haven....
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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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09
April
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Cavers that come to South Wales are to benefit from a new digital safety net, thanks to the efforts of local Openreach engineers....
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02
April
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Lothian MSP Miles Briggs – Scotland’s shadow cabinet secretary for health and sport – has joined engineers on the streets of Edinburgh to explore how better broadband could revolutionise e-healthcare. Openreach is building the next generation of broa...
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28
March
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
A partnership between local residents and Openreach is to make high-speed fibre broadband available to a rural community in the Vale of Glamorgan....
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