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2019
22
July
2019
| 09:21 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has agreed the relocation of its global headquarters from the St Paul’s area of London to a new site in the city’s Aldgate area. The move forms an important part of ‘The Better Workplace Programme’, BT’s three-to-five-year programme to improve and...
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05
June
2019
| 08:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Ipswich (Adastral Park), London and Manchester to be key locations for the group BT’s workplace improvement and consolidation programme is the biggest of its type ever undertaken in the UK an...
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16
May
2019
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT's Chief Executive Philip Jansen has announced a commitment of £50m towards making BT Group colleagues shareholders in the company. ...
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28
February
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
​Today, BT announced it has created more than 1,600 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs to join its over 80,000 strong UK workforce. ...
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2018
01
October
2018
| 09:40 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group has announced completion of the transfer of 31,000 employees to Openreach. This marks the final step in the creation of a more independent, legally separate business. ...
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24
July
2018
| 09:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The creation of a more independent Openreach Limited is nearing completion, after BT Group today announced significant progress by starting formal consultation on the transfer of around 31,000 employees to the new legally separate business. ...
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21
March
2018
| 10:09 Europe/Amsterdam
BT is creating more than 1,300 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs as the company aims to recruit the best tech talent available in the UK. ...
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19
March
2018
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today announced the closure of its defined benefit pension scheme, having reached an agreement with the Communication Workers Union (CWU) on the future pension arrangements for 20,000 non-management employees or ‘team members’. ...
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05
February
2018
| 14:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Following BT’s consultation on the defined benefit BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) and the defined contribution BT Retirement Saving Scheme (BTRSS), which finished on 17 January, a number of changes have been confirmed. ...
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19
January
2018
| 10:21 Europe/Amsterdam
In December 2017, we sought a decision from the High Court as to whether it would be possible to change the index used to calculate pension increases paid in the future to members of Section C of the BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) from the Retail Prices In...
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2017
13
November
2017
| 11:34 Europe/Amsterdam
    BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Manchester who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement. The three week course, combining hands-on work experience with coaching and training, is open to anyone age...
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21
September
2017
| 15:41 Europe/Amsterdam
The Royal Air Force (RAF) has selected BT, the UK’s largest employer of former military personnel and Reservists, as their official partner for the annual Inter-Services Rugby Union Competition, it was announced today. ...
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20
March
2017
| 09:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach today announced a major expansion of its engineering workforce with plans to recruit 1,500 trainees as part of its drive to improve customer service and invest in the operation of its network. ...
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02
March
2017
| 11:43 Europe/Amsterdam
BT is creating 1,700 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs as it continues to equip young people with the skills and training needed to meet the challenges of the evolving jobs market. ...
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2016
13
April
2016
| 09:47 Europe/Amsterdam
BT is recruiting 900 people to work in its security business in the next 12 months, as part of a major drive to protect consumers, businesses and governments from the growing threat of cybercrime. ...
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18
February
2016
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
BT is creating around 1,400 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs this year as it invests heavily to ensure the UK remains the leading digital economy in the G20, a position it has held for the past five years. ...
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18
January
2016
| 10:12 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today announced that it will create 1,000 permanent UK jobs as it works to meet its commitment to answer more than 80 per cent of BT Consumer customers’ calls from within the UK by the end of 2016. ...
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2015
15
July
2015
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Sport has announced a new mentoring programme to recognise and develop female talent in the pub industry ...
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30
April
2015
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach, BT's local network business, has launched the largest charitable tie-up in its history by partnering with the UK's oldest national military charity, SSAFA. The partnership builds on BT's long standing support for military and ex-military s...
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05
March
2015
| 10:26 Europe/Amsterdam
A further 1,000 vocational and work experience placements to be provided by BT for out of work youngsters in 2015/16 BT today announced it is creating 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs for young people this year, in a recruitment boost for ...
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30
January
2015
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT and the Trustee of the BT Pension Scheme have reached agreement on the 2014 triennial funding valuation and recovery plan. ...
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2014
20
October
2014
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Takes total number of Openreach engineering roles announced since April to 2,400 Continued focus on customer service delivery, fibre broadband and high speed links for businesses ...
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01
August
2014
| 10:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Save-as-you-earn plan pays out shares worth an average of over £49,000 1 each for nearly 23,000 BT employees. ...
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03
July
2014
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today announced it has reached agreement with the CWU’s leadership on a new pay package that will cover more than 47,000 employees and give both them and the company wage certainty until January 2017. ...
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19
May
2014
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
New roles welcomed by the Prime Minister  New Openreach chief executive promises to publish performance data online  Calls for more female engineers and former military personnel  BT today announced plans for a major recruitment drive across the...
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27
February
2014
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Pledges To Create Up To 1,500 Vocational Training and Work Experience Placements for Unemployed Youngsters  BT is creating more than 1,000 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs, in a major recruitment boost for UK youngsters. The majority of the n...
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10
February
2014
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
New fibre broadband exchange announced in Puttenham.  A husband and wife have discovered the secret to being happily married - by working together underground!  BT engineers David and Laura Gainsford, who have two children, are both members of th...
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2013
15
November
2013
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT last night won the Livity Macro Employer of the Year 2013 in the National Apprenticeship Awards at a ceremony at Birmingham’s NEC.  The Awards, now in their tenth year, are run by the National Apprenticeship Service and recognise excellence in ...
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22
October
2013
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT’s commitment to HR modernisation underpins growth agenda  BT today awarded a multi-million pound contract to business technology leader Oracle to help transform HR and people management systems across the business.  Oracle will deliver a sui...
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12
June
2013
| 00:00 Europe/Amsterdam
local charity awarded £3,000 by BT Chairman Sir Michael Rake  Phil Hall, a customer service engineer for BT’s local network business Openreach in Doncaster, has been announced as the overall winner of the 2013 BT Chairman’s Awards, after dedicatin...
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