Tag / fibre broadband
Press Releases • May 22, 2018 10:46 BST
Government subsidy scheme helps fund fibre installation
Press Releases • May 21, 2018 00:30 BST
Openreach chief executive Clive Selley today announced a £400,000 investment in a fibre training school for Scotland to educate a new generation of digital engineers. More than 4,000 people have applied for 400 new trainee engineering roles being created in Scotland by the digital network business as it gears up for a major rollout of ultrafast broadband.
Press Releases • May 16, 2018 12:00 BST
More premises across Angus 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 has now arrived in places like Hillside, Longleys and Drumkilbo.
Press Releases • May 15, 2018 01:00 BST
Press Releases • May 08, 2018 10:00 BST
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 of the many to benefit.
Press Releases • May 07, 2018 10:00 BST
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 high-speed connection to showcase confectionary online and boost customer service.
Engineers overcome geological challenges to deliver high-speed broadband for remote South Lakeland valley
Press Releases • May 01, 2018 12:17 BST
Tim Farron MP welcomes arrival of fibre broadband which is up to 40 times faster More than 700 fibre broadband cabinets and structures installed across county
Press Releases • Apr 30, 2018 09:25 BST
More than half of all homes and businesses reached by the multi-million pound Superfast Leicestershire broadband programme are now using fibre broadband.
Press Releases • Apr 26, 2018 11:00 BST
Businesswoman Dawn Henderson, who lives and works from home in Kintore, is among the thousands of people benefiting from high-speed fibre broadband. More than 80,000 homes and businesses across Aberdeenshire are now able to connect thanks to the £428m Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme.
Press Releases • Apr 25, 2018 10:30 BST
More than 2,400 homes and businesses in Newington are now able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. Senior pupils from Preston Street Primary School and Councillor Kate Campbell unveiled the latest coverage this week.
Press Releases • Apr 23, 2018 12:36 BST
Two communities in Cheshire East to benefit from Openreach Community Fibre Partnership (CFP) New technology capable of delivering ultrafast speeds up to one gigabit per second
Press Releases • Apr 23, 2018 09:49 BST
Openreach today announced it was stepping up its search for trainee engineers in Cambridge and the surrounding area.
District sees near total fibre broadband coverage thanks to multi-million pound Superfast Staffordshire partnership
Press Releases • Apr 18, 2018 10:00 BST
The Cannock Chase district of Staffordshire now has more than 99 per cent fibre coverage as a result of the Superfast Staffordshire partnership - led by Staffordshire County Council and Openreach, as part of the Government's BDUK programme - when combined with private sector roll-outs.
Press Releases • Apr 17, 2018 09:15 BST
With fibre broadband now par for the course across most of Rutland, it’s not just people living in the county who are reaping the benefits.
Full Speed Ahead! Thousands More South Tyneside Homes and Businesses Can Now Access Superfast Broadband
Press Releases • Mar 21, 2018 09:19 GMT
Thousands more South Tyneside homes and businesses can now access high-speed, fibre-based broadband as a direct result of South Tyneside Council’s investment into the multi million pound Digital Durham programme.
New trainee engineers for Birmingham and the Black Country in Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive welcomed by Chancellor of the Exchequer
Press Releases • Mar 15, 2018 09:10 GMT
Birmingham, Brownhills, Castle Bromwich, Dudley, Hampton-in-Arden, Penn, Sheldon and Wolverhampton are among the locations to benefit from Openreach's largest ever recruitment drive. The 3,500 new engineers across the UK will help deliver ultrafast Fibre to the Premises broadband to three million premises, support evolving mobile networks and improve customer service.
Press Releases • Mar 15, 2018 09:07 GMT
Around 20 trainee engineers will be hired across Nottinghamshire as part of the largest recruitment drive ever undertaken by Openreach.