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2021
27
September
2021
| 17:58 Europe/London
By Bas Burger, CEO, Global, BT.  Today, we’re marking Microsoft’s announcement of the general availability of Operator Connect for Microsoft Teams with the launch of an entirely new BT-branded global managed voice service.  It’s at the cutting edge o...
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27
September
2021
| 14:47 Europe/London
BT will continue to vigorously defend itself against the speculative claim of overcharging customers, following preliminary ruling on the procedural matter of certification.Ofcom assessed the subject three years ago with no finding of excessive prici...
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23
September
2021
| 12:58 Europe/London
BT today announced the completion of its new Warrington contact centre in the Birchwood area of the town, following a multi-million pound investment in the building. Displaying its commitment to Warrington, BT has recruited 110 colleagues in the area...
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21
September
2021
| 15:04 Europe/London
The BT Big Sofa Summit is encouraging people across the UK to get talking about climate change, providing expert-led tools and resources for renters, homeowners, those still living at home and small businesses BT has teamed up with presenter, actress...
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21
September
2021
| 13:29 Europe/London
Service offers experience monitoring across multinational customers’ end-to-end networks with a choice of management levelsBT today announced a new capability to help multinational customers deliver improved experiences for users of their corporate a...
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20
September
2021
| 09:12 Europe/London
BT sets a new 2030 net zero target for its own operations and a 2040 net zero target for its supply chain and customer emissionsThe ‘BT Big Sofa Summit’ launched to get the nation talking about the small things they can do to help combat climate chan...
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16
September
2021
| 10:31 Europe/London
First BT Street Hub 2.0 units unveiled in the London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea - with local businesses given the chance to advertise for free via the units’ digital screensNew research reveals that over 60 per cent of small firms say local ad...
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16
September
2021
| 09:06 Europe/London
BT has announced it will recruit around 1,000 new people at its flagship Birmingham office, as the building welcomes its first colleagues through the doors.The company says it will create the new jobs over the coming months and years, with around 225...
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13
September
2021
| 08:30 Europe/London
Today BT announced that it has achieved a new milestone in the development of quantum-secure communications by conducting the world’s first trial of Quantum Key Distribution (QKD), a method of ultra-secure communications, over hollow core fibre cable...
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31
August
2021
| 09:22 Europe/London
Four out of ten Brits (41%) have cupboards, drawers or bags full of electrical wasteNearly a third (31%) admit they don’t know how to recycle e-wasteResearch comes as BT recycled nearly a million pieces of equipment, saving 11,430 tonnes of carbon di...
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17
August
2021
| 07:00 Europe/London
BT Group plc (“BT”) is pleased to announce that Adam Crozier will succeed Jan du Plessis as Chairman. Adam will join the Board as an independent non-executive director and Chairman Designate with effect from 1 November 2021 and will become Chairman w...
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10
August
2021
| 16:49 Europe/London
BT’s Hope United and the UEFA Foundation for Children kicked off a match at Crusaders FC Seaview grounds today on the eve of the Super Cup to raise awareness about the devastating impact of online hate in sport and among young people.Hope United, a c...
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05
August
2021
| 08:00 Europe/London
BT’s Enterprise unit today launched its new Managed Security Service, to help UK businesses and the public sector better protect themselves from the escalating number and sophistication of cyber threats.The overnight shift to remote and hybrid workin...
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04
August
2021
| 11:36 Europe/London
BT announced today it is recruiting for 350 new jobs at its Doncaster Contact Centre, following a multi-million-pound refurbishment of the site.The centre in Wilmington Drive has undergone a major revamp to modernise it and create a fantastic workpla...
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02
August
2021
| 00:01 Europe/London
BT's brand new 13-storey waterfront office in central Bristol due to open in Summer 2022State-of-the-art building features ‘wildflower meadow’ and panoramic rooftop terracesBristol chosen as one of BT’s key locations for the UK, with the new office t...
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29
July
2021
| 07:02 Europe/London
BT Group plc (BT.L) today announced its trading update for the three months to 30 June 2021.Key strategic developments:Openreach announced an offer for communications providers giving long-term price certainty on FTTP to drive widespread adoption of ...
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29
July
2021
| 07:01 Europe/London
BT and Microsoft today announced a new strategic partnership to accelerate innovation across enterprise voice, cyber security and industry-focused services in sectors from digital manufacturing to health, setting businesses in the UK and around the w...
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21
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/London
Strategic investment in Safe Security, as part of BT’s rapid growth plans for cyber securityStart-up platform conducts ‘health check’ of cyber risk to help organisations predict breachesGlobal cost of cyber crime now US$1 trillion annually; BT protec...
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14
July
2021
| 09:01 Europe/London
EE to offer 5G anywhere in the UK by 2028 – millions of customers to benefit from a larger network and new ‘on demand’ solutions anywhere beyondAmbition supported by 4,500 sq miles of new rural EE coverage paired with additional road, air and space s...
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13
July
2021
| 08:30 Europe/London
Adults in the UK that live with their partner pinpoint leaving lights on as the thing that shocked them most when they moved in togetherThe nationwide survey was commissioned by BT as part of their commitment to combating climate change and showing h...
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09
July
2021
| 13:38 Europe/London
We’re so pleased to announce our new partnership with Home-Start, helping us reach disadvantaged families and give our colleagues a great cause for fundraising and volunteering opportunities.So, who are Home-Start?Home-Start is a charity that provide...
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08
July
2021
| 10:59 Europe/London
BT deal with Bruntwood SciTech provides an open access basis to all UK mobile operators through its neutral host solutionBT’s mobile arm, EE, is the first mobile operator to switch on mobile cellular voice and data service for on-site customersPartne...
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08
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/London
BT (‘the Company”) and its largest union, the Communication Workers Union (CWU), have reached an agreement on how the Company will push ahead with its modernisation plans over the coming years.The new set of principles, covering areas such as pay and...
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07
July
2021
| 12:55 Europe/London
FA competition provides exciting pathway for impairment-specific footballBT Sport coverage set to be most accessible live football broadcast yet seen, as part of BT’s partnership with the FA to support all levels of the gameThe FA Disability Cup will...
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05
July
2021
| 09:59 Europe/London
5 July 2021 - BT and Associated British Ports (ABP) are trialling the next generation of Internet of Things (IoT) and sensor technology to speed up the movement and processing of cargo goods and digitise the Port of Ipswich’s logistics and operations...
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01
July
2021
| 00:10 Europe/London
Behaviour changes identified supported by technology could help households save up to £938 and up to 1.7 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalents (CO2e) per year1Seven small but sustainable actions could help cut UK household emissions and support the UK...
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30
June
2021
| 18:02 Europe/London
BT announced today it has completed the sale of its business units serving customers in the public administration and Small & Medium Enterprise (SME) sectors in Italy to TIM.The transaction, first announced on 10 December 2020, has been cleared by th...
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30
June
2021
| 10:43 Europe/London
98 per cent of NHS staff have seen increased demand for remote health services in the past 12 months, according to new BT study 71 per cent are concerned that patients lack adequate skills and access to digital services Majority of participants r...
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29
June
2021
| 09:36 Europe/London
Majority (56%) of Brits feel more vulnerable compared to the start of the pandemic, with nearly one in three (30%) needing additional financial supportOver half (55%) of people from lower-income homes¹ say home connectivity is more important than eve...
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24
June
2021
| 08:55 Europe/London
BT intends to vigorously defend itself against the claim of overcharging pre-existing customersOfcom considered the subject three years ago – there was no finding of excessive pricing or breach of competition law more generallyBT’s social tariff, pan...
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