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Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the East Midlands connected

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the East Midlands connected

Press releases   •   Jan 07, 2019 10:43 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.

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep Scotland connected

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep Scotland connected

Press releases   •   Dec 27, 2018 10:00 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. Lessons learned from dealing with extreme weather over the last few winters has seen the UK’s digital network business invest in record amounts of stock this year to keep its engineers on the road.

All I want for Christmas is… ultrafast broadband

All I want for Christmas is… ultrafast broadband

Press releases   •   Dec 24, 2018 10:00 GMT

Edinburgh Pentland MSP Gordon MacDonald today marked the advent of ultrafast, full-fibre broadband in his constituency on a festive field trip with engineers from Openreach. He was the latest local politician to learn about the next generation of broadband technology being rolled out across the city.

Openreach brings ultrafast broadband to Scottish islands

Openreach brings ultrafast broadband to Scottish islands

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.

Openreach beefs up broadband in London’s Smithfield Market
£10m Broadband Boost for South Yorkshire

£10m Broadband Boost for South Yorkshire

Press releases   •   Dec 17, 2018 11:00 GMT

Around 9,000 homes and businesses across South Yorkshire are set to gain access to some of the fastest broadband speeds available in the UK.

Ultrafast full fibre broadband unveiled to Edinburgh politicians

Ultrafast full fibre broadband unveiled to Edinburgh politicians

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.

Cumbrian Pupils Wrap up Broadband Cabinet in Time for Christmas

Cumbrian Pupils Wrap up Broadband Cabinet in Time for Christmas

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.

Get connected to improve your property says Staffordshire estate agent

Get connected to improve your property says Staffordshire estate agent

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.

Swansea to benefit from world leading full fibre broadband

Swansea to benefit from world leading full fibre broadband

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.