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Oliver Mundell MSP connects with high-speed fibre broadband

Oliver Mundell MSP connects with high-speed fibre broadband

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2019 10:00 GMT

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell was out in the field with Openreach engineers this week (Monday) to see the progress that’s been made with fibre broadband and customer service in Dumfries and Galloway. Engineers also updated him on the company’s plans to roll out the next generation of broadband technology – future-proof, full-fibre services capable of carrying speeds up to 1Gbps.

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.

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.

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Broadband Boost Keeps Internet Traffic Moving For Kirklees-Based Highways Engineering Company

Broadband Boost Keeps Internet Traffic Moving For Kirklees-Based Highways Engineering Company

News   •   Dec 22, 2017 17:00 GMT

An engineering firm in Kirklees, specialising in keeping the highways, traffic and transportation on the move, is experiencing life in the fast lane for itself since being upgraded to superfast broadband.

Full Speed Ahead! Thousands More North Tyneside Homes and Businesses Can Now Access Superfast Broadband

Full Speed Ahead! Thousands More North Tyneside Homes and Businesses Can Now Access Superfast Broadband

News   •   Dec 22, 2017 17:00 GMT

Thousands more North Tyneside homes and businesses can now access high-speed, fibre-based broadband as a direct result of the multi million pound Digital Durham programme.

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Time for Wales to embrace the digital revolution

Time for Wales to embrace the digital revolution

Blog posts   •   Nov 22, 2017 11:47 GMT

Wales is in the midst of a radical technological transformation which has the potential to provide a step-change in the way we live our daily lives and boost our economy.

What you don’t read about fibre broadband

What you don’t read about fibre broadband

Blog posts   •   Sep 21, 2017 12:17 BST

As a director for Openreach with responsibility for rolling-out superfast broadband across Wales, Ed Hunt takes a look at how the project is going and what we can expect next.

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Oliver Mundell Openreach 01

Oliver Mundell Openreach 01

1) Oliver Mundell MSP (L) and Openreach’s James Carsley (L) watch as engineer Ian Graham shows how tiny fibre cables are spliced together...

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Openreach_Pentland 01

Openreach_Pentland 01

Openreach’s Scotland director Fraser Rowberry (L) and Gordon MacDonald MSP (R) make a festive fibre connection

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Liberton 3

Edinburgh’s Ian Murray MP (second left) and Daniel Johnson MSP (right) visited Liberton to see the latest upgrades of more reliable, ul...

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Openreach Orkney 03

Openreach has been working with Stephen Kemp (L) of Orkney Builders to deliver full-fibre broadband into his development at Grainbank, Ki...

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