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Fibre broadband progresses across Scotland

Fibre broadband progresses across Scotland

Press Releases   •   Feb 15, 2018 14:18 GMT

Another 26,000 premises across the country can now get fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout.

Highland community’s Ultrafast broadband boost

Highland community’s Ultrafast broadband boost

Press Releases   •   Feb 15, 2018 11:49 GMT

Villagers in a small rural community in Inverness-shire have been blown away by the speed of ultrafast broadband thanks to cash donated by a local wind farm.

Homes and businesses in Cockermouth are cock-a-hoop over superfast broadband

Homes and businesses in Cockermouth are cock-a-hoop over superfast broadband

Press Releases   •   Feb 12, 2018 09:20 GMT

Local businesses featured in video about fibre broadband benefits

​Knowle becomes 50th community to benefit from nationwide high-speed fibre broadband grant

​Knowle becomes 50th community to benefit from nationwide high-speed fibre broadband grant

Press Releases   •   Feb 07, 2018 12:08 GMT

​A small community in Bristol is to become the 50th in the UK to benefit from a BT grant to help upgrade their properties to ultrafast broadband speeds.

Digital Scotland and Borders Railway: together making Scotland more connected

Digital Scotland and Borders Railway: together making Scotland more connected

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2018 11:36 GMT

The Digital Scotland team joined forces with local authorities and the Borders Railway to let people living along the rail route know that it’s full steam ahead for superfast broadband!

Digital Scotland and Borders Railway: together making Scotland more connected

Digital Scotland and Borders Railway: together making Scotland more connected

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2018 11:28 GMT

The Digital Scotland team joined forces with local authorities and the Borders Railway to let people living along the rail route know that it’s full steam ahead for superfast broadband!

Bristol leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Bristol leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 12:19 GMT

Bristol 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.

London leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

London leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 11:22 GMT

London 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.

Cardiff leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Cardiff leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 11:13 GMT

Cardiff 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.

Liverpool leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Liverpool leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 09:44 GMT

• First eight cities named as build accelerates from 2018 to cover urban and rural communities • Sets course to reach 10m homes and businesses by mid-2020s with the right conditions • Plans to recruit and train 3,000 field engineers in 2018

Manchester leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Manchester leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 09:41 GMT

• First eight cities named as build accelerates from 2018 to cover urban and rural communities • Sets course to reach 10m homes and businesses by mid-2020s with the right conditions • Plans to recruit and train 3,000 field engineers in 2018

Leeds leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Leeds leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 08:55 GMT

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.

Birmingham leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Birmingham leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches 'Fibre First' programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 08:38 GMT

Birmingham is one of eight cities named today by Openreach to lead the drive for ultrafast broadband, as build accelerates from 2018 to cover urban and rural communities. The news has been welcomed by West Midlands Mayor, Andy Street. Openreach's programme is set to reach 10 million homes and businesses by mid-2020s. Openreach is also recruiting and training 3,000 field engineers during 2018.

Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme to make Fibre to the Premises broadband available to three million UK homes and businesses by the end of 2020

Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme to make Fibre to the Premises broadband available to three million UK homes and businesses by the end of 2020

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 07:04 GMT

Openreach, Britain’s national broadband infrastructure provider, today announced an acceleration of its Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) build programme to enhance Britain’s digital infrastructure and to reinforce the UK’s position as the leading digital economy in the G20.

Edinburgh leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Edinburgh leads the UK in major new drive for ultrafast broadband as Openreach launches ‘Fibre First’ programme

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 07:00 GMT

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 Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) to reach 3 million premises across the UK by the end of 2020 through a new ‘Fibre First’ programme .

Greater Manchester plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target
Merseyside plays leading role in Britain achieveing 95 per cent superfast broadband target
Lancashire plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target
North Tyneside plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

North Tyneside plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

Press Releases   •   Jan 30, 2018 09:00 GMT

North Tyneside was praised today for playing a leading role in Great Britain achieving the target of 95 per cent superfast broadband coverage.

Middlesbrough plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

Middlesbrough plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

Press Releases   •   Jan 30, 2018 09:00 GMT

Middlesbrough was praised today for playing a leading role in Great Britain achieving the target of 95 per cent superfast broadband coverage.