BT plc - Archive (broadband)

2019
03
May
2019
| 10:58 Europe/Amsterdam
New and existing BT broadband customers to receive a personalised speed guarantee - providing BT’s most reliable broadband experience to date Around-the-clock speed monitoring and automatic personalised line checks, ensuring the best broadband per...
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2018
09
February
2018
| 13:25 Europe/Amsterdam
EE, part of BT Group, today unveiled a new 4G home broadband solution which could connect more than 70,000 in the South East especially those in rural areas that are currently only able to access broadband slower than 10Mbps ....
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2017
13
September
2017
| 16:48 Europe/Amsterdam
A new deal totalling in excess of £28 million was announced by CSW Broadband today (Tuesday) which will take ultrafast broadband to thousands more homes and businesses in some of the region’s most remote places. The CSW Broadband partnership set to r...
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04
July
2017
| 15:10 Europe/Amsterdam
They say every cloud has a silver lining and nowhere is this more true than for a group of residents on the new Silverwoods housing estate in Kidderminster. Around 210 households on the site of a former sugar factory are looking forward to getting su...
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30
June
2017
| 10:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Admaston, Booth and Hanbury are among the local communities to benefit from the £1.7m expansion of Superfast Staffordshire. Demand for new technology has been especially high in Abbots Bromley, Alrewas, Barton-Under-Needwood, Burton-on-Trent, Field, ...
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30
June
2017
| 10:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Crowborough, Freehay, Grindley, Leycett, Little Bridgeford, Oakamoor, Oakley Folly, Ranton Green and Stanshope are among the local communities to benefit from a £1.7m expansion of Superfast Staffordshire. Demand for new technology has been among the ...
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30
June
2017
| 10:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Blymhill Lawns, Brineton, Comberford, Four Ashes, Grindley, Hilton, Leycett, Little Bridgeford, Lower Stonnall, Pipe Hill, Ranton Green, Thorpe Constantine and Whittington (nr Stourbridge) are among the local areas to benefit. Take-up's been among th...
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26
June
2017
| 15:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Baddesley Clinton, Corley Ash, Church Lawford, Danzey Green, Upper and Lower Shuckburgh, Wibtoft and Copston Magna will be among the next communities to get access to high-speed technology as the CSW Broadband partnership - led by Warwickshire County...
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21
June
2017
| 15:15 Europe/Amsterdam
New technology being rolled out across rural Shropshire is helping small businesses to grab a bigger share of overseas markets. According to Martyn Rowlands, managing director and founder of Pipekit Ltd, upgrading to superfast broadband has transform...
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14
June
2017
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Pensham Fields, Pensham near Pershore, is to become one of the smallest communities in UK to benefit from BT’s pioneering Community Fibre Partnerships programme....
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16
May
2017
| 10:44 Europe/Amsterdam
A Coventry-based broadband engineer, from Northampton, is swapping the information superhighway for the hills of Yorkshire – but it’s all for a great cause. Damian Woolliscroft, who works for Openreach, is taking part in a gruelling 100 kilometre tre...
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06
April
2017
| 12:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Twice as many people are reaping the benefits of the Superfast Telford roll-out of fibre broadband compared with just six months ago, lead partners Telford & Wrekin Council and BT announced today. More than 3,000 households and businesses now able to...
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06
April
2017
| 12:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Black Country people are being urged to make the most of the new superfast broadband being rolled out across the region. The call comes as the multi-million pound Black Country Broadband Project – led by the Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership...
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20
March
2017
| 13:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Burmington, Cathiron, Fulready, Maxstoke, Newnham Paddox, Preston Bagot, Willey, Wishaw and Woolscott will be among the next villages to get access to high-speed fibre technology as part of the multi-million pound CSW Broadband roll-out led by Warwic...
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20
March
2017
| 09:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is recruiting 140 trainee engineers in the West Midlands, of which around 25 will be based in Shropshire. Candidates to experience 360 degree simulation of life as an engineer – including climbing telephone poles and inspecting underground ...
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20
March
2017
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Openreach is recruiting 140 trainee engineers across the West Midlands. Candidates to experience 360 degree simulation of life as an engineer – including climbing telephone poles and inspecting underground chambers . New recruits will work to extend ...
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17
March
2017
| 17:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Matt Hancock, the Minister of State for Digital and Culture, has hailed the pace of the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire roll-out as a ‘tremendous boost for the local economy’. The partnership - led by Oxfordshire County Council and BT - has already ...
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07
March
2017
| 18:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Communities in all of Worcestershire's six districts are set to benefit from the multi-million pound expansion of Superfast Worcestershire; meanwhile Government Minister, Matt Hancock, has hailed the high demand for fibre broadband in the county....
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03
March
2017
| 15:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Superfast Jonnie Peacock is helping to spread the word about superfast broadband. Youngsters at a West Midlands primary school are under starter’s orders to welcome the gold medal athlete to Dudley after winning a national competition organised by BT...
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28
February
2017
| 12:08 Europe/Amsterdam
A £400,000 drive to make superfast fibre broadband available in even more of Staffordshire’s most remote communities is in full swing. It has been welcomed by Culture Secretary, Karen Bradley. A new golf course will be among the first businesses to b...
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28
February
2017
| 09:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Some of the county’s oldest villages – featured in the Domesday Book – will be among the next communities to benefit from the new tech being rolled out by the CSW Broadband partnership, lead partners Warwickshire County Council and BT announced today...
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14
February
2017
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The pace of life in one of Gloucestershire’s oldest villages is set to speed up thanks to an innovative partnership between residents, BT and the Government. The deal will enable around 130 households in English Bicknor, in the Forest of Dean, to get...
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13
February
2017
| 11:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Take-up of fibre broadband in Oxfordshire now among highest in the country*; Government minister hails ‘fantastic’ progress of the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire roll-out, led by Oxfordshire County Council and BT; Historic Cottisford, Cuddeston and...
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06
February
2017
| 09:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Sidbury florist hopes new technology will help business to blossom; international luxury gifts firm has Valentine’s Day all wrapped up, thanks to fibre broadband; Broadway jeweller says superfast fibre is worth its weight in gold! Business is booming...
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17
January
2017
| 14:14 Europe/Amsterdam
The CSW Broadband partnership has announced a major expansion that will enable a further 3,500 households and businesses in some of the county’s smallest communities to join the information superhighway for the first time. More than 30 additional com...
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2016
16
December
2016
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Better Broadband for Oxfordshire spreads some seasonal cheer; More rural communities get online boost in time for Christmas....
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15
December
2016
| 08:07 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of homes and businesses across Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin opting for a fibre broadband upgrade has more than doubled in the past two years, with around 50,000 local premises now using the technology, according to BT figures....
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12
December
2016
| 11:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Around 40 additional communities are to benefit from the Superfast Staffordshire fibre broadband roll-out led by Staffordshire County Council and BT, as part of the Government's Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) programme....
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12
December
2016
| 11:43 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 2,000 households and businesses now able to access faster fibre broadband; Villagers quick to seize benefits of new technology being rolled out by Superfast Telford, the partnership spearheaded by Telford & Wrekin Council and BT, as part of...
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05
December
2016
| 14:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Carol singing children – and Father Christmas - serenade the 400th fibre broadband cabinet to go ‘live’ as part of Superfast Worcestershire. Nigel Huddleston MP has welcomed development. Superfast Worcestershire is led by Worcestershire County Counci...
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