Tag / fibre broadband
Press releases • Nov 10, 2017 20:10 GMT
North Shropshire MP Owen Paterson joined Openreach chief executive, Clive Selley, the Mayor of Whitchurch, and other local councillors and businesses for the ‘switch-on’ of two new fibre cabinets in the centre of the town, which will enable around 450 more premises to get high-speed fibre broadband.
Press releases • Nov 09, 2017 10:00 GMT
Pupils at schools in Edinburgh and South Queensferry this week got the chance to learn about technology on board the Digital Scotland Fibre Showcase. More than 20,700 households and businesses across the City of Edinburgh Council area can now access high-speed fibre services thanks to the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband project, which Openreach is delivering on the ground.
Press releases • Nov 08, 2017 11:07 GMT
A team of Northamptonshire engineers are busy preserving the past, while looking to the future, as they build a high-speed fibre broadband network across the county.
Press releases • Nov 06, 2017 16:44 GMT
Around 1,600 new homes and flats across major new housing developments in Nottinghamshire will be able to get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK following a deal between Openreach and housing developers.
'Terrific progress' by Black Country Broadband Project as it reaches 55,000 households and businesses
Press releases • Nov 02, 2017 14:20 GMT
Around 55,000 premises can now access superfast broadband thanks to the Black Country Broadband Project, spearheaded by the LEP, Openreach and BDUK. Areas of Dudley, Halesowen, Walsall, West Bromwich and Wolverhampton are among the latest to benefit. Meanwhile, the LEP has welcomed news that Brierley Hill has been picked by Openreach to be a pilot site for ultrafast broadband.
Press releases • Nov 01, 2017 11:00 GMT
More than 1,000 homes and businesses in Stewarton, East Ayrshire, are able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. Senior pupils from the town's Nether Robertland Primary School helped unveil the latest coverage - and discovered what goes on inside the green street cabinets...
Press releases • Oct 31, 2017 10:00 GMT
Nearly 600 homes and businesses in Elie and Earlsferry are now able to connect to high-speed fibre broadband, thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme. The Digital Scotland team were joined today by Graham Bucknall from The Ship Inn - which has recently upgraded to fibre broadband - and members of Fife Council to celebrate fibre availability in the East Neuk.
Press releases • Oct 31, 2017 07:03 GMT
Communications Providers have welcomed the ambition of Openreach, Britain’s digital network business, to build a large-scale Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) network across the country.
Press releases • Oct 23, 2017 10:00 BST
More than 800,000 premises across Scotland are now able to connect to fibre broadband thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband roll-out, which passed another 34,000 premises in the last six months. Places like Appin, Argyll and Bute; Melvich, Caithness; Bargrennan, Dumfries and Galloway; and Tillyfourie, Aberdeenshire, are now able to receive fibre broadband for the first time.
Press releases • Oct 18, 2017 11:02 BST
Arrival of fibre broadband likened to when electricity first came to the area Business is booming ‘thanks to fibre’
Press releases • Oct 16, 2017 10:51 BST
Diolch i Cyflymu Cymru mae gwesteion ac ymwelwyr i Blasty Bryn Berwyn yng nghefn gwlad Gorllewin Cymru bellach yn gallu mwynhau manteision di-ri band eang ffeibr cyflym iawn.
Press releases • Oct 16, 2017 10:36 BST
Guests and visitors to Bryn Berwyn Country House in rural West Wales are now enjoying the many benefits of superfast fibre broadband, thanks to Superfast Cymru.
Press releases • Oct 10, 2017 13:45 BST
Cambridge United Supporters Club is one the first organisations in the country to benefit from a major expansion of ultrafast broadband by Openreach, Britain’s digital network business.
High-speed boost for around 380 homes and businesses in Cholmondeley thanks to Connecting Cheshire partnership
Press releases • Oct 03, 2017 09:48 BST
Local MP celebrates latest fibre broadband cabinet switch on in the village High-speed internet access is helping local businesses thrive and keeping communities connected
Press releases • Sep 28, 2017 13:02 BST
Residents and businesses in Monmouthshire are being encouraged to attend a local superfast broadband surgery that’s being held by Openreach at Raglan Old School between 5.30pm-8.30pon Thursday, 05 October.
Grosvenor & Openreach sign UK’s first major landowner co-investment deal to lead west end digital upgrade
Press releases • Sep 28, 2017 09:13 BST
Press releases • Sep 19, 2017 11:21 BST
The City of Glasgow Council leader, Councillor Susan Aitken, has welcomed news that thousands of people living in parts of Glasgow are among the first in the UK to benefit from a new ultrafast broadband network being built by Openreach, Scotland’s leading digital network business.
Press releases • Sep 14, 2017 10:20 BST
The celebratory beers flowed at an award-winning Devon brewery when it took delivery of some of the fastest broadband in the UK.
Press releases • Sep 12, 2017 09:00 BST
230 households on the Bracklenleigh estate, near Carlisle, are the first in the country to benefit from an initiative which gives them access to ultrafast broadband speeds that are almost 30 times faster than the UK average*.