Latest news
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03 Apr 2018
Fibre to the premises (FTTP) for commercial sites

Openreach is making FTTP the default choice of technology on all purely commercial sits from 1 April 2018 subject to FTTP availability and site survey. Read more


New equipment for installing ultrafast broadband in newly built homes

New equipment for installing ultrafast broadband in newly built homes

14 Feb 2018

In December Openreach launched brand new equipment for installation of ultrafast broadband in newly built homes. Read more


Using Openreach infrastructure on your site to carry other providers network

Using Openreach infrastructure on your site to carry other providers network

19 Dec 2017

What to do when other communications providers ask to share the duct and boxes you've installed on site on behalf of Openreach. Read more


HBF Utilities Conference

HBF Utilities Conference

14 Sep 2017

Openreach will be at this year’s Home Builders Federation utilities conference in Wigan. Read more


Your customer connected quickly thanks to our Scan and Go app

Your customer connected quickly thanks to our Scan and Go app

23 Jun 2017

Our engineers have access to the Scan-and-Go app on their iPhone that brings the Openreach equipment into service in minutes, so people moving into their new home can order their broadband and phone service from their communication providers as soon as they move in. We’re using this app at all new housing developments taking FTTP. Read more


Launch of new easier site registration form

Launch of new easier site registration form

10 Apr 2017

Our new form makes it easier for you to register your sites. Read more


Ultrafast broadband deployment is the largest of its kind in the UK

Ultrafast broadband deployment is the largest of its kind in the UK

04 Apr 2017

More than 10,500 new properties on the 443-acre Barking Riverside brownfield site on the northern banks of the River Thames will be able to get ultrafast fibre broadband as a result of a deal between the developer and Openreach. Read more


Property developers executive briefing

Property developers executive briefing

28 Mar 2017

Our Openreach CEO, Clive Selley and Kim Mears, our managing director for infrastructure delivery, hosted a briefing and networking event with leading developers, managing agents and industry partners in London on Wednesday 22March. Read more


New Developer Self-Install Video

New Developer Self-Install Video

22 Feb 2017

Watch the new self-install video with our engineer showing you the easy installation steps. 

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Openreach battens down the hatches as Storm Barbara threatens Scotland

Openreach battens down the hatches as Storm Barbara threatens Scotland

23 Dec 2016

With 90mph winds hitting parts of western and northern Scotland, we’re bolstering our resources to deal with the effects of Britain’s second official storm of the winter, Storm Barbara. Read more


Let’s get your customers connected on time

Let’s get your customers connected on time

21 Dec 2016

For Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) sites if you’re a property developer and not self-installing the Openreach equipment yourself, then advise us as soon as your plots are ready for our Optical Network Termination (ONT) and Battery Back-Up (BBU) equipment to be fitted by an Openreach engineer. Read more


We’re partnering to deliver Ultrafast to England’s first Proton Therapy Cancer Centre

We’re partnering to deliver Ultrafast to England’s first Proton Therapy Cancer Centre

14 Dec 2016

Openreach is partnering with Earth Balance, the site owners, Northumberland County Council and iNorthumberland to deliver Ultrafast broadband to a ground- breaking development in Bedlington. Read more


 


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