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Alasdair Allan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Alasdair Allan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 17, 2019 10:30 BST

Na h-Eileanan an Iar MSP Alasdair Allan visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes near Sandwick on Friday (14 June 2019). He saw a ‘full fibre’ network being built directly into the new properties at Mackenzie Avenue, Parkend, to deliver ultrafast internet connections.

Openreach opens doors of Livingston Training School for family fun day

Openreach opens doors of Livingston Training School for family fun day

Press releases   •   Jun 17, 2019 10:00 BST

Openreach’s training school in Livingston is throwing open its doors to the public later this month (Sunday 23 June) to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. The site on Houston Industrial Estate will offer visitors a taste of life as an engineer between 12 noon and 2.30pm.

Stuart McMillan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Stuart McMillan MSP connects with high-speed broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 10, 2019 11:00 BST

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan visited Openreach engineers working on an installation of ultrafast broadband technology for new homes in Gourock. The future-proof, reliable services can carry speeds up to 1Gbps1 – around 18.5 times faster than the UK’s current average, which recently topped 54Mbps according to Ofcom.

Ultrafast broadband is a touch of Classlochie for rural Kinross-shire

Ultrafast broadband is a touch of Classlochie for rural Kinross-shire

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2019 10:00 BST

When a rural community near Kinross was faced with downloading movies in the same time it took to walk to York, its residents decided to take action. After working in partnership with Openreach, today’s gigabit* connectivity means they’re among the fastest few per cent in the UK - and their community partnership is paving the way for 5G.