Tag / Ultrafast
Salisbury to become the first UK city with universal access to Openreach’s future-proof, full fibre broadband technology
Press Releases • Mar 19, 2019 14:53 GMT
• Ambition for Salisbury’s families, businesses, and GP surgeries to gain access to fast, reliable, ‘full fibre’ connections within 12 months [map available on the 19th as a live link and will be input below] • Close collaboration with Wiltshire Council will deliver a boost to the local economy and the fastest city-wide roll-out in the UK
Press Releases • Dec 19, 2018 11:00 GMT
Housing developments in Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles will be among the best connected in Scotland, with access to reliable ultrafast broadband. Openreach is working with local developers to build full fibre networks direct to dozens of new homes in Gott on Shetland, Kirkwall on Orkney, Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis and Bowmore on Islay, as well as Lochgilphead and Oban.
Press Releases • Dec 18, 2018 17:32 GMT
Press Releases • Dec 17, 2018 10:00 GMT
Openreach has been showing the next generation of broadband technology to Edinburgh’s Ian Murray MP and Daniel Johnson MSP. They visited Liberton to see the latest upgrades of more reliable, ultrafast Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) as local residents became among the first in the city to get connected to the new, future-proof technology.
Press Releases • Dec 06, 2018 16:15 GMT
A high-speed fibre broadband connection is one of the key factors people consider when buying or renting a property, according to a Staffordshire estate agent.
Press Releases • Dec 05, 2018 11:31 GMT
Swansea has been announced as the latest city to benefit from Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ programme, where fibre optic cables are laid from the exchange right to people’s front doors.
Press Releases • Nov 26, 2018 07:30 GMT
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become faster and more reliable for tens of thousands of homes and businesses across the East Midlands.
Press Releases • Nov 26, 2018 07:30 GMT
• Cutting-edge Gfast technology will support homeworking, multiple HD video streams and instant file downloads • Upgrades will also future-proof homes and businesses for next generation applications like 8k TV, smart homes and seamless cloud collaboration
Press Releases • Nov 19, 2018 13:50 GMT
Press Releases • Nov 07, 2018 10:00 GMT
Engineers building a new full-fibre broadband network in challenging Highland terrain this week drafted in a DRONE to fly cable across a river. Openreach is working with the community of Glenmazeran on an ambitious project to bring more reliable, ultrafast broadband to residents. And a Scottish engineering first was needed to reach one remote property.
Press Releases • Oct 25, 2018 12:38 BST
Tens of thousands more new-build homes could be in line for a broadband boost after Openreach moves to reduce the price it charges developers for its ‘Fibre-to-the-Premises’ (FTTP) technology for small-scale sites - those with less than 30 premises - by more than three quarters.
Press Releases • Oct 02, 2018 10:45 BST
Coventry has been announced as the latest area to benefit from Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ programme, where fibre optic cables are laid from the exchange right to people’s front doors.
Press Releases • Sep 25, 2018 10:38 BST
The Wirral has today (Monday, 24 September) been announced as the latest area to benefit from Openreach’s ‘Fibre First’ programme, where fibre optic cables are laid from the exchange right to people’s front doors.
Press Releases • Sep 06, 2018 13:20 BST
Brownlow Primary School welcomes Superfast Leicestershire into class as interactive cube is launched
Press Releases • Aug 22, 2018 00:01 BST
Remote Highland communities scattered across 26 miles of rugged terrain are set to get the UK’s fastest*, more reliable broadband – thanks to an unique partnership. The first residents are now able to order services as the new network started to go live this week.
Press Releases • Jul 31, 2018 14:30 BST
Full Fibre broadband available as East Hagbourne residents make full use of funding schemes. Openreach also announces it’s now signed more than 600 broadband partnerships with communities
Press Releases • Jul 20, 2018 12:55 BST
Work to roll-out ultrafast broadband in Liverpool is well underway – with tens of thousands of homes and businesses in the final stages of being connected - Openreach’s managing director, Kim Mears, announced during a visit to the city.
"We’re very proud of what we’ve delivered in Wales" - Openreach response to completition of Superfast Cymru
Press Releases • Jul 19, 2018 11:13 BST
Kim Mears, managing director for Openreach, "we’re very proud of what we’ve delivered in Wales" responds to completion of Superfast Cymru
Press Releases • Jul 18, 2018 12:41 BST
Work to roll-out ultrafast broadband* in Cardiff is well underway – with tens of thousands of homes and businesses in the final stages of being connected - Openreach’s managing director, Kim Mears, announced during a visit to the city today.