Press releases • Jul 31, 2019 16:35 BST
Connecting Cheshire celebrated the completion of its six-year multi-million pound superfast broadband programme with the ceremonial switching on of the final broadband cabinet to ‘go live’ as part of the roll-out.
Press releases • Jul 08, 2019 16:40 BST
Thousands of the North West’s most rural homes and businesses are looking forward to a faster future thanks to the arrival of high-speed broadband.
Press releases • Mar 20, 2019 11:13 GMT
Engineers bringing some of the fastest broadband speeds in the UK to Greater Manchester have drafted in a DRONE to fly cable across a stretch of canal.
Press releases • Jan 28, 2019 07:00 GMT
More than 250 trainee engineers will be hired across the North West, as part of a huge recruitment drive announced (Monday 28 January 2019) by Openreach.
Secretary of State for Work and Pensions welcomes UK jobs boost as Openreach recruits another 3,000 apprentice engineers to support fibre broadband ambitions
Press releases • Jan 28, 2019 01:00 GMT
Amber Rudd opens new training centre for engineers in Peterborough and welcomes 3,000 new apprentice engineers, highlighting the number of women now moving into the sector 11 additional build locations revealed as Openreach accelerates its full fibrei broadband roll out
Press releases • Jan 16, 2019 10:01 GMT
Openreach is stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, salt and screenwash to make sure millions of people stay connected in the event of severe weather this winter.
Press releases • Dec 10, 2018 10:32 GMT
Pupils at Hallbankgate Village School, near Brampton, are looking into the future, after giving the broadband cabinet outside their school a colourful makeover.
Press releases • Nov 26, 2018 07:30 GMT
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become faster and more reliable for more than 150,000 homes and businesses across the North West.
Press releases • Oct 09, 2018 11:16 BST
Connecting Cumbria Fibre Sign-ups top 50 per cent - news welcomed by Trudy Harrison MP
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 • Aug 08, 2018 11:36 BST
MP Rory Stewart praises Connecting Cumbria efforts to bring faster broadband to rural areas
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.
Press releases • Jul 10, 2018 01:00 BST
Press releases • Jun 25, 2018 11:37 BST
New cutting edge broadband technology is heading to the North West as Openreach gets ready to make its new network available to more than 43,000 homes and businesses there.
Press releases • Jun 25, 2018 09:13 BST
Press releases • May 22, 2018 10:46 BST
Government subsidy scheme helps fund fibre installation
Engineers overcome geological challenges to deliver high-speed broadband for remote South Lakeland valley
Press releases • May 01, 2018 12:17 BST
Tim Farron MP welcomes arrival of fibre broadband which is up to 40 times faster More than 700 fibre broadband cabinets and structures installed across county