Press releases

BT offers communities in England the chance to ‘adopt’ their local phone box for just £1

BT offers communities in England the chance to ‘adopt’ their local phone box for just £1

May 02, 2019 09:19 BST
Adopt a Kiosk Scheme announced across England

More than one million homes and businesses can now order full fibre broadband via the Openreach network

More than one million homes and businesses can now order full fibre broadband via the Openreach network

Apr 12, 2019 10:42 BST
Family with eight children living in the one millionth home passed awarded free full fi...

BT Group contributes nearly £1bn to North East economy

BT Group contributes nearly £1bn to North East economy

Feb 05, 2019 07:38 GMT
BT Group is responsible for generating £1 in every £50 produced in the North East’s eco...

Openreach Announces 70 Engineering Jobs in the North East

Openreach Announces 70 Engineering Jobs in the North East

Jan 28, 2019 07:00 GMT
More than 70 trainee engineers will be hired across the North East, as part of a huge r...

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

Jan 28, 2019 01:00 GMT
Amber Rudd opens new training centre for engineers in Peterborough and welcomes 3,000 n...

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the North East connected

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the North East connected

Jan 16, 2019 10:03 GMT
Openreach is stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, salt and screenwash to make sure m...

Openreach welcomes 31,000 employees

Openreach welcomes 31,000 employees

Oct 01, 2018 08:44 BST

Newcastle becomes latest city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Newcastle becomes latest city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Aug 23, 2018 11:47 BST
InLinkUK from BT: Innovative digital street units go live in Newcastle

Gateshead becomes first city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Gateshead becomes first city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Aug 01, 2018 10:45 BST
Gateshead has become the first city in the North East to benefit from the free InLinkUK...