Press releases

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the East Midlands connected

Openreach stocks up for winter to keep the East Midlands connected

Jan 07, 2019 10:43 GMT
Openreach is stocking up on thousands of snow shoes, salt and screenwash to make sure m...

Thousands across the East Midlands to get broadband boost

Thousands across the East Midlands to get broadband boost

Nov 26, 2018 07:30 GMT
Downloading a film and sharing or streaming content could become faster and more reliab...

Historic milestone for Leicestershire broadband programme

Historic milestone for Leicestershire broadband programme

Nov 06, 2018 15:17 GMT
Leicestershire County Council’s broadband programme, Superfast Leicestershire has conne...

Melton Mowbray youngsters get up to speed with superfast broadband

Melton Mowbray youngsters get up to speed with superfast broadband

Sep 06, 2018 13:20 BST
Brownlow Primary School welcomes Superfast Leicestershire into class as interactive cub...

Superfast Leicestershire fibre broadband signups top 50 per cent

Superfast Leicestershire fibre broadband signups top 50 per cent

Apr 30, 2018 09:25 BST
More than half of all homes and businesses reached by the multi-million pound Superfast...

30 new trainee engineers for Leicestershire as part of Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive

30 new trainee engineers for Leicestershire as part of Openreach’s biggest ever recruitment drive

Mar 15, 2018 00:01 GMT
Around 30 trainee engineers will be hired across Leicestershire as part of the largest ...

Leicestershire businesses urged to compete in BT and Cabinet Office search for small companies with big tech ideas

Leicestershire businesses urged to compete in BT and Cabinet Office search for small companies with big tech ideas

Feb 07, 2018 15:14 GMT
​BT has launched a competition for small and medium businesses in partnership with the ...

Leicestershire plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

Leicestershire plays leading role in Britain achieving 95 per cent superfast broadband target

Jan 29, 2018 09:36 GMT
Leicestershire was praised today for playing a leading role in Great Britain achieving ...

Phone box returns as BT answers call from Market Harborough

Phone box returns as BT answers call from Market Harborough

Jan 09, 2018 17:03 GMT
A historic red telephone box is back on Market Harborough’s High Street. The red kiosk,...

Broadband boost for Leicestershire as Openreach improve speed for hundreds of homes

Broadband boost for Leicestershire as Openreach improve speed for hundreds of homes

Dec 20, 2017 09:57 GMT
New technology playing a key role in transforming areas previously experiencing slow sp...