Back To School in Cambridgeshire as Openreach Inspires Future Engineers

Press releases   •   Jun 24, 2019 15:15 BST

The next generation of engineers are getting ‘dialled in’ to thinking about the world of work, thanks to a Cambridgeshire careers event supported by Openreach.

Chris Elmore MP connects with ultrafast broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2019 11:56 BST

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.

Openreach proposes new trials to help broadband industry upgrade to faster, more reliable connections

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2019 09:51 BST

Salisbury and Mildenhall trials will continue preparations for nationwide upgrade programme

Alasdair Allan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 17, 2019 10:30 BST

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 properties at Mackenzie Avenue, Parkend, to deliver ultrafast internet connections.

Openreach opens doors of Livingston Training School for family fun day

Press releases   •   Jun 17, 2019 10:00 BST

Openreach’s training school in Livingston is throwing open its doors to the public later this month (Sunday 23 June) to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. The site on Houston Industrial Estate will offer visitors a taste of life as an engineer between 12 noon and 2.30pm.

Openreach Opens Up Bradford Training School For Potential Female Engineers

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 13:06 BST

Openreach’s training school in Bradford is throwing open its doors later this month (Sunday 23 June Midday – 2.30pm) in a bid to raise the profile of female engineers.

Openreach Opens Up Peterborough Training School For Women in Engineering Day

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 12:02 BST

The site on Saville Road is opening its doors for Women in Engineering Day on Sunday 23 June between Midday and 2.30pm

Radar technology helps to speed up next generation broadband upgrade in Salisbury

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2019 13:52 BST

Radar part of new micro ducting techniques being used by engineers to deliver future-proof broadband across the city Cutting edge technology reduces the amount of engineering streetworks by up to 50 per cent Salisbury broadband upgrade part of a wider commitment by Openreach to make full fibre broadband technology available to four million homes and businesses by the end of March 2021.

Stuart McMillan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2019 11:00 BST

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in Gourock. The future-proof, reliable services can carry speeds up to 1Gbps1 – around 18.5 times faster than the UK’s current average, which recently topped 54Mbps according to Ofcom.

Ultrafast broadband is a touch of Classlochie for rural Kinross-shire

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2019 10:00 BST

When a rural community near Kinross was faced with downloading movies in the same time it took to walk to York, its residents decided to take action. After working in partnership with Openreach, today’s gigabit* connectivity means they’re among the fastest few per cent in the UK - and their community partnership is paving the way for 5G.

About Openreach

Connecting you to your network

Openreach is Britain’s digital network business. That means we connect homes, mobile phone masts, schools, shops, banks, hospitals, libraries, broadcasters, governments and businesses – large and small – to the world. It’s our mission to build the best possible network with the highest quality service, and make sure that everyone in Britain can be connected.