Follow Openreach

Tags

fibre broadband

East Midlands

North East of England

North West of England

Scotland

South East of England (not London)

West Midlands

Yorkshire and the Humber

South West of England

London

Wales

Tag / fibre broadband

Community scheme brings high-speed broadband to community in Moston

Community scheme brings high-speed broadband to community in Moston

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2018 10:46 BST

Government subsidy scheme helps fund fibre installation

Openreach invests £400,000 to train Scotland’s digital engineers of the future

Openreach invests £400,000 to train Scotland’s digital engineers of the future

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.

City businesses get ultrafast update

City businesses get ultrafast update

Press Releases   •   May 17, 2018 09:00 BST

Openreach’s strategic infrastructure development director Kim Mears visits Edinburgh this week to update city businesses about plans for ultrafast broadband services in the capital.

Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband reaches more of Angus

Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband reaches more of Angus

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.

Openreach to consult Communication Provider customers on switch to digital phone services by 2025
Minister kicks off new superfast campaign

Minister kicks off new superfast campaign

Press Releases   •   May 14, 2018 12:00 BST

Rural affairs and connectivity minister Fergus Ewing MSP today helped to launch the latest phase of a major campaign to encourage more people to sign up to fibre broadband.

Glamis architect has designs on superfast broadband

Glamis architect has designs on superfast broadband

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.

Highland Chocolatier gets a boost with Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband

Highland Chocolatier gets a boost with Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband

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

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

Superfast Leicestershire fibre broadband signups top 50 per cent

Superfast Leicestershire fibre broadband signups top 50 per cent

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.

Kintore training business gets a superfast broadband boost

Kintore training business gets a superfast broadband boost

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.

Newington pupils get a lesson with fibre broadband

Newington pupils get a lesson with fibre broadband

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.

Community scheme brings ultrafast broadband out to play for nursery school in Knutsford

Community scheme brings ultrafast broadband out to play for nursery school in Knutsford

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

Openreach sets up hunt for more Cambridge trainee engineers

Openreach sets up hunt for more Cambridge trainee engineers

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

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.

Rutland golfers get in the digital swing with faster broadband

Rutland golfers get in the digital swing with faster broadband

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.

Openreach launches ‘virtual dark fibre’ service
Full Speed Ahead! Thousands More South Tyneside Homes and Businesses Can Now Access Superfast Broadband

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

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.

20 new trainee engineers for Nottinghamshire as part of Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive

20 new trainee engineers for Nottinghamshire as part of Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive

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.