Regional news releases

News releases for South East of England

Dec 29, 2014
Broadband partnership bringing in the new year for 3,500 more Oxfordshire homes and businesses Superfast broadband is now available to a further 3,500 homes and businesses thanks to the multi-million pound ‘Better Broadband for Oxfordshire’ programme, partners Oxfordshire County Council and BT announced today.

Dec 22, 2014
Hampshire set to reach 95% of premises with high-speed fibre broadband Hampshire County Council’s commitment to invest in superfast broadband across the county has been reinforced by signing a second contract with BT to make high-speed fibre broadband available to an extra 34,500 properties.

Dec 22, 2014
Hampshire set to reach 95% of premises with high-speed fibre broadband Hampshire County Council’s commitment to invest in superfast broadband across the county has been reinforced by signing a second contract with BT to make high-speed fibre broadband available to an extra 34,500 properties.

Dec 15, 2014
BT staff and home-start have Christmas all wrapped up for less fortunate families in Oxford When it comes to making the festive season special for less fortunate local families, Home-Start Oxford – the family support charity – and BT staff have got Christmas all wrapped up.

Nov 26, 2014
BT volunteers win grants up to £1000 for South East organisations Worthy causes in Kent, Slough, Brighton, Hampshire and Guildford included in BT People Awards

Nov 14, 2014
Minister Ed Vaizey hails major milestone for ambitious Oxfordshire high-speed fibre broadband programme More than 20,000 homes and businesses across the county are now able to access faster fibre broadband as part of the multi-million pound ‘Better Broadband for Oxfordshire’ programme, partners Oxfordshire County Council and BT announced today.

Nov 11, 2014
Manor Royal business welcome faster fibre broadband Hundreds of businesses at Manor Royal in Crawley can now enjoy faster broadband speeds thanks to a collaboration between the West Sussex Better Connected project, BT and Manor Royal Business Improvement District (BID).

Oct 22, 2014
More than 610,000 Kent homes and businesses can now get high-speed fibre broadband High-speed fibre broadband is now available to more than 610,000 Kent homes and businesses, BT announced today. It means that more than two thirds of premises in the county now have access to the technology.

Oct 21, 2014
Superfast Surrey fibre broadband project reaches more than 75,500 homes and businesses Superfast Surrey, a partnership between Surrey County Council and BT, today announced two major milestones in its roll-out of high-speed fibre broadband.

Oct 20, 2014
More than 50 engineering jobs created in the South East as BT expands recruitment programme BT today announced a further expansion of its engineering workforce in the South East with the creation of another 54 full time jobs.