Tag / shropshire
Multi-million pound Superfast Telford roll-out celebrates reaching 98 per cent of borough premises - and passing Government target
Press Releases • May 25, 2018 15:34 BST
Superfast Telford - the partnership between Telford & Wrekin Council, co-funding network partner Openreach and the Government's Broadband Delivery UK has reached its target of making superfast broadband available to 98 per cent of borough's homes and businesses.
Press Releases • Mar 15, 2018 07:57 GMT
Bridgnorth, Bromfield, Donnington, Longville and Tern Hill are among locations to benefit from Openreach's biggest ever recruitment drive. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, welcomed news Openreach is taking on 3,500 new engineers in the UK to help deliver ultrafast broadband to three million premises, support evolving mobile networks and improve customer service.
Press Releases • Mar 12, 2018 10:15 GMT
The West Midlands is expected to get a multi-million pound boost from an initiative which sees local communities forming partnerships with Openreach to bring high-speed fibre broadband to rural homes and businesses, according to an independent study published today. Faster broadband boosts house prices and business success as well as providing a range of social benefits for rural communities.
Press Releases • Dec 04, 2017 12:24 GMT
A South Shropshire construction firm is reaping the commercial benefits of new broadband technology. GPC34 Ltd, which specialises in a diverse range of construction and facilities management services throughout the UK, said the new technology has transformed the way they work in the four months since they upgraded, enabling them to share information more easily and complete jobs more quickly.
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.