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Welsh rural communities celebrate broadband milestone

Welsh rural communities celebrate broadband milestone

Press releases   •   Jul 08, 2019 14:55 BST

Thousands of rural homes and businesses in Wales are looking forward to a faster future thanks to the arrival of high-speed broadband.

Chris Elmore MP connects with ultrafast broadband

Chris Elmore MP connects with ultrafast broadband

Press releases   •   Jun 18, 2019 11:56 BST

Chris Elmore MP for Ogmore has been meeting with recent Openreach recruits that are rolling out the next generation of broadband technology across his Ogmore constituency.

Stephen Crabb MP connects with ultrafast broadband

Stephen Crabb MP connects with ultrafast broadband

Press releases   •   May 23, 2019 00:01 BST

Stephen Crabb MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire has been meeting with Openreach engineers working on the next generation of broadband technology to connect a new social housing development in Milford Haven.

New future-proof broadband connection for South Wales cave rescuers could save lives

New future-proof broadband connection for South Wales cave rescuers could save lives

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2019 08:00 BST

Cavers that come to South Wales are to benefit from a new digital safety net, thanks to the efforts of local Openreach engineers.

Vale of Glamorgan community pull together for ultrafast broadband

Vale of Glamorgan community pull together for ultrafast broadband

Press releases   •   Mar 28, 2019 07:00 GMT

A partnership between local residents and Openreach is to make high-speed fibre broadband available to a rural community in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep Wales connected

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep Wales connected

Press releases   •   Jan 30, 2019 10:41 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.

Jobs boost for Wales with more than 200 new Openreach roles across the country

Jobs boost for Wales with more than 200 new Openreach roles across the country

Press releases   •   Jan 28, 2019 14:04 GMT

More than 200 jobs are being created across Wales, as part of a huge recruitment drive 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

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

We're delighted to be working on the next phase of fibre roll-out in Wales

We're delighted to be working on the next phase of fibre roll-out in Wales

Press releases   •   Jan 18, 2019 15:53 GMT

At Openreach our plan is to deliver better service, broader coverage and faster speeds for everybody. That's why we’re delighted to be working once again with the Welsh Government in widening access to fibre broadband across Wales.

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.

Thousands across Llanrumney to get broadband boost

Thousands across Llanrumney to get broadband boost

Press releases   •   Nov 26, 2018 10:31 GMT

Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for more than 7,000 homes and businesses in Llanrumney.

Thousands across Bargoed to get broadband boost

Thousands across Bargoed to get broadband boost

Press releases   •   Nov 26, 2018 10:26 GMT

Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content is about to become faster and more reliable for nearly 6000 homes and businesses in Bargoed.

Openreach welcomes 31,000 employees

Openreach welcomes 31,000 employees

Press releases   •   Oct 01, 2018 08:44 BST

"We’re very proud of what we’ve delivered in Wales" - Openreach response to completition of Superfast Cymru

"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

Full-steam ahead as Cardiff gets ready for ultrafast boost

Full-steam ahead as Cardiff gets ready for ultrafast boost

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.

Openreach selects Huawei and Nokia to support its ‘Fibre First’ programme
Cardiff to benefit from world leading broadband technology

Cardiff to benefit from world leading broadband technology

Press releases   •   Jun 25, 2018 10:09 BST

New cutting edge broadband technology is heading to more of Cardiff as Openreach gets ready to make its new network available to nearly 20,000 homes and businesses across the city and surrounding area.

Openreach steps up better broadband build with 59 new locations
Cardiff’s Victorian arcades get superfast boost

Cardiff’s Victorian arcades get superfast boost

Press releases   •   Jun 15, 2018 09:51 BST

Openreach’s Community Fibre Partnership delivers high speed connectivity to Cardiff city centre

Walkers in Snowdonia set to benefit as fibre broadband takes ultrafast step forward

Walkers in Snowdonia set to benefit as fibre broadband takes ultrafast step forward

Press releases   •   May 22, 2018 11:11 BST

Residents and visitors to a small community in north Wales are set for an ultrafast broadband boost – thanks to Openreach’s Community Fibre Partnership (CFP).