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Bull's eye - Worcestershire's most famous fictional village is target for superfast broadband roll-out

Bull's eye - Worcestershire's most famous fictional village is target for superfast broadband roll-out

Press Releases   •   Dec 19, 2017 11:39 GMT

The pace of life in one of Worcestershire's best-loved villages is speeding up in the run-up to Christmas, as hundreds more people in Inkberrow - thought to be the place upon which Ambridge is based - get access to superfast broadband, thanks to the Superfast Worcestershire roll-out.

Openreach tackles major engineering challenge to bring superfast broadband to remote Exmoor village

Openreach tackles major engineering challenge to bring superfast broadband to remote Exmoor village

Press Releases   •   Dec 18, 2017 11:00 GMT

Villagers in a remote Exmoor community are celebrating the arrival of superfast broadband after the completion of one of the most challenging local engineering projects of its kind in the South West in recent years.

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards more than 8,500 homes and businesses in Manchester
Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards Lancashire

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards Lancashire

Press Releases   •   Dec 13, 2017 10:53 GMT

Openreach to provide ultrafast broadband to around 2,500 homes across Lancashire

Up to speed this Christmas: Oxfordshire hits 95 per cent superfast broadband coverage target ahead of national schedule

Up to speed this Christmas: Oxfordshire hits 95 per cent superfast broadband coverage target ahead of national schedule

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2017 17:22 GMT

More than 95 per cent of Oxfordshire premises are now able to get superfast broadband - and more than 50 per cent are already using it. Oxfordshire residents and businesses are looking forward to a fibre-filled Christmas, according to new figures announced today by the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire (BBfO) partnership.

Big broadband boost for Tendring with new Superfast Essex multi million pound contract

Big broadband boost for Tendring with new Superfast Essex multi million pound contract

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2017 14:42 GMT

A big boost in superfast broadband coverage has been secured for Tendring District under a new multi million pound contract with BT Group as part of the Superfast Essex programme.

Asiantaeth o Bowys yn greadigol gyda band eang cyflym iawn

Asiantaeth o Bowys yn greadigol gyda band eang cyflym iawn

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 11:46 GMT

​Mae ymgynghoriaeth brandio, marchnata a chyfathrebu digidol o’r Drenewydd, Powys, yn mynd o nerth, diolch i Cyflymu Cymru.

​Powys agency gets creative with superfast broadband

​Powys agency gets creative with superfast broadband

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 11:41 GMT

A brand, marketing and digital communications consultancy based in Newtown, Powys, is going from strength to strength thanks to Superfast Cymru.

Set for an Ultrafast future: Somerset villages agree fibre broadband partnership with Openreach

Set for an Ultrafast future: Somerset villages agree fibre broadband partnership with Openreach

Press Releases   •   Dec 07, 2017 12:45 GMT

Two small Somerset villages are set to get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK as a result of a partnership between local residents and Openreach.

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Staffordshire housing developments

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Staffordshire housing developments

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2017 11:52 GMT

Openreach is providing ultrafast broadband to around 1,500 new homes across Staffordshire including at developments in Burton-on-Trent, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Streethay, Stafford and Uttoxeter, as part of an agreement with the Home Builders Federation and UK Government.

Harrogate villagers become 200th community to benefit from nationwide high-speed broadband partnership scheme

Harrogate villagers become 200th community to benefit from nationwide high-speed broadband partnership scheme

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2017 09:00 GMT

A rural community near Harrogate is the 200th in the UK to be upgraded to superfast, fibre broadband as a result of a partnership between local residents and Openreach, the business responsible for Britain’s largest phone and broadband network.

Christmas heats up as Northumberland firewood company goes superfast

Christmas heats up as Northumberland firewood company goes superfast

News   •   Dec 06, 2017 09:00 GMT

A Northumberland firewood company is turning up the heat this Christmas thanks to an upgrade to superfast, fibre broadband.

Rural Shropshire business says superfast broadband is the perfect fit

Rural Shropshire business says superfast broadband is the perfect fit

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 12:24 GMT

A South Shropshire construction firm is reaping the commercial benefits of new broadband technology. GPC34 Ltd, which specialises in a diverse range of construction and facilities management services throughout the UK, said the new technology has transformed the way they work in the four months since they upgraded, enabling them to share information more easily and complete jobs more quickly.

60,000 households and businesses looking forward to a fibre broadband Christmas thanks to multi-million pound CSW Broadband

60,000 households and businesses looking forward to a fibre broadband Christmas thanks to multi-million pound CSW Broadband

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 11:11 GMT

The CSW Broadband Project has delivered some early Christmas cheer by confirming 60,000 households and businesses are now able to get high-speed broadband thanks to the partnership’s multi-million pound roll-out. The technology has recently become available in parts of Baginton, Clifford Chambers, Lower Tysoe and the Longbridge area of Warwick. Engineers from Openreach are doing the upgrade work.

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Oxfordshire housing developments

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Oxfordshire housing developments

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2017 11:02 GMT

Openreach is providing ultrafast broadband to around 3,500 new homes across Oxfordshire as part of an initiative agreed with the UK Government and the Home Builders Federation to connect all new UK housing developments of 30 properties or more with ultrafast fibre broadband.

Multi-million pound Superfast Staffordshire celebrates passing key Government milestone

Multi-million pound Superfast Staffordshire celebrates passing key Government milestone

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2017 10:00 GMT

Staffordshire residents and businesses looking forward to a fibre-filled Christmas as 95 per cent of county premises now able to get superfast broadband.

Drôn yn codi cyflymder band eang pentref

Drôn yn codi cyflymder band eang pentref

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 15:26 GMT

Pentref bach gwledig yng Nghymru yw’r gymuned gyntaf yn y byd i gael cysylltiad band eang tra-chyflym gyda chymorth drôn yn yr awyr.

Fibre boost for Stirling thanks to Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband

Fibre boost for Stirling thanks to Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 14:00 GMT

More than 14,000 homes and businesses in the Stirling area are able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. Best-selling local author Craig Robertson helped to unveil the latest high-speed coverage.

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Buckinghamshire housing developments

Fastest broadband in the UK speeds towards new Buckinghamshire housing developments

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 13:12 GMT

Around 1,000 new homes and flats across major new housing developments in Buckinghamshire will be able to get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK following a deal between Openreach and housing developers.

Drone helps lift rural Welsh valley village to ultrafast speeds

Drone helps lift rural Welsh valley village to ultrafast speeds

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2017 09:55 GMT

A small village in the heart of rural Wales has become the first community in the world to be connected up to ultrafast fibre broadband thanks to an aerial drone.