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2020
01
December
2020
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today released new images of its Doncaster Contact Centre currently undergoing a multi-million-pound refurbishment - as it announced the project will complete early next year.The centre in Wilmington Drive has undergone a major revamp to modernise...
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07
October
2020
| 12:39 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group today announced that the landmark New Bailey development, close to Manchester city centre, will be its primary new home in the city and provide a future-fit workplace for thousands of colleagues. The new building will complete the New Bai...
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01
July
2020
| 14:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Keeping connected - Over half of the UK (53%) has been using technology more often and in different aspects of their lives during lockdown Upskilling the UK through tech - Over a third (35%) agree that they’ve discovered new skills they will...
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17
June
2020
| 11:51 Europe/Amsterdam
I want us to be personal and local in every aspect of the service we provide at BT. That's why we're the only major operator to answer 100% of our customer service calls in the UK and Ireland – so that when our customers give us a call, we can connec...
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17
June
2020
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
To mark Loneliness Awareness Week, BT is announcing a pilot project to help tackle loneliness in care homes using volunteers from UK based contact centres to make regular calls to isolated residents. To help lighten the loneliness epidemic in care...
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05
May
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
By Kevin Brown, Managing Director, BT Security; Sarah Lyons, Deputy Director, National Cyber Security Centre The last few weeks have changed the way we use technology in ways we probably never imagined. Many of us are spending more time online, wh...
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03
February
2020
| 09:10 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has hired over 900 apprentices and grads over the past 12 months and will hire a further 700+ for its September 2020 intake. BT has committed to creating many more digital roles in 2020 and is offering a range of apprenticeships which will deve...
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17
January
2020
| 11:19 Europe/Amsterdam
BT launches its latest multi-channel campaign to promote BT Halo, the UK’s best converged broadband, mobile and phone plan - redefining connectivity in and out of the home The campaign will lead with a 90 second TV ad showcasing how BT Halo ...
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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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