Openreach - Archive (ultrafast broadband)

2019
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...
Read more
02
September
2019
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Perth and North Perthshire MP Pete Wishart today visited Openreach engineers to see how they’re building ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in the city. He saw a ‘full fibre’ network built directly into properties in the city’s Oakbank a...
Read more
10
April
2019
| 09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
An Openreach training centre in Bradford is celebrating a successful first year with news that more than 5,500 engineers and new recruits have been trained at the facility since its official launch in March last year ...
Read more
08
April
2019
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Stirling MSP Bruce Crawford today visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of the next generation of broadband technology for new homes in Raploch. He saw a ‘full-fibre’ network built directly to the properties to deliver ultrafast inte...
Read more
08
April
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Cowdenbeath MSP Annabelle Ewing has been shadowing Openreach engineers to see the latest developments in high-speed broadband in her constituency. More than 98 per cent of premises in the Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath area are now able to connect to broa...
Read more
01
April
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Perthshire North MSP John Swinney has been shadowing Openreach engineers to see the progress of high-speed broadband locally, including the next generation of technology. During the field visit the Deputy First Minister visited a new ‘full-fibre’ net...
Read more
15
January
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell was out in the field with Openreach engineers this week (Monday) to see the progress that’s been made with fibre broadband and customer service in Dumfries and Galloway. Engineers also updated him on the company’s pla...
Read more
2018
17
December
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 9,000 homes and businesses across South Yorkshire are set to gain access to some of the fastest broadband speeds available in the UK....
Read more
26
November
2018
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for more than 30,000 homes and businesses in Hamilton. People living in the South Lanarkshire town are set to benefit from access to some of the fastest b...
Read more
26
November
2018
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for 7,500 homes and businesses in Tranent. People living in the East Lothian town are set to benefit from access to some of the fastest broadband speeds a...
Read more
26
November
2018
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
​Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become faster and more reliable for tens of thousands of homes and businesses across Yorkshire and the Humber....
Read more
26
November
2018
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become faster and more reliable for more than 150,000 homes and businesses across the North West....
Read more
05
November
2018
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
County Council Leader welcomes Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ investment...
Read more
22
October
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach has been demonstrating the next generation of broadband technology – future-proof, full-fibre services capable of carrying speeds up to 1Gbps* – to Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell. On a fact-finding field trip with ...
Read more
08
August
2018
| 11:36 Europe/Amsterdam
MP Rory Stewart praises Connecting Cumbria efforts to bring faster broadband to rural areas...
Read more
25
June
2018
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
​New cutting edge broadband technology is heading to more of the South East as Openreach gets ready to make its new network available to another 31,300 homes and businesses in areas including Aylesbury, Byfleet, Cosham, Guildford, Maidstone, Slough, ...
Read more
25
June
2018
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
New cutting edge broadband technology is heading to Aberdeen as Openreach gets ready to make its new network available to more than 7,600 homes and businesses there. Ultrafast broadband is coming to the Denburn Exchange area, which serves places like...
Read more
18
June
2018
| 11:24 Europe/Amsterdam
2,500 premises in Bassetlaw and Newark & Sherwood to get ultrafast broadband speeds as Council awards £2.7 million digital infrastructure contract to Openreach...
Read more
27
March
2018
| 13:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Homes and businesses in Eastgate village have been upgraded to ultrafast, fibre broadband, thanks to the multi-million pound Digital Durham programme....
Read more
15
March
2018
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 220 trainee engineers will be hired across Yorkshire and the Humber as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach....
Read more
15
March
2018
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 90 trainee engineers will be hired across North Yorkshire as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach....
Read more
15
March
2018
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 90 trainee engineers will be hired across West Yorkshire as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach....
Read more
01
February
2018
| 08:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Leeds will be one of the first cities to benefit from proposals announced today by Openreach for a major acceleration of its ultrafast fibre broadband network....
Read more
01
February
2018
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Edinburgh will be one of the first cities to benefit from proposals announced today by Openreach for a major acceleration of its ultrafast fibre broadband network. Openreach has announced proposals to extend by 50 per cent its target for rolling out ...
Read more
24
January
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Nearly 3,000 new homes and flats across major new housing developments in Tyne and Wear will be able to get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK following a deal between Openreach and housing developers....
Read more
10
January
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Hundreds of homes and businesses in Sunderland and South Tyneside are set to get access to broadband speeds up to 30 times faster than the UK average*, thanks to Openreach, Britain’s digital network business....
Read more
04
January
2018
| 09:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Latest ultrafast technology – known as Gfast - now available to thousands of Sheffield residents...
Read more
04
January
2018
| 09:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Latest ultrafast technology – known as Gfast - now available to thousands of Newcastle upon Tyne residents...
Read more
2017
20
December
2017
| 09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
New technology playing a key role in transforming areas previously experiencing slow speeds...
Read more
20
December
2017
| 09:57 Europe/Amsterdam
New technology playing a key role in transforming areas previously experiencing slow speeds...
Read more