Regional news releases

News releases for South East of England

Mar 26, 2015
Oxfordshire broadband partnership celebrates reaching 40,000 homes and businesses More than 40,000 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.

Mar 23, 2015
New chapter in Banbury library kiosk story means happy ending on the books The tale of Banbury’s “phone box library” is set to have a happy ending after a unique agreement between Banbury Town Council and communications company BT.

Mar 18, 2015
Surrey is best connected county Superfast Surrey, a partnership between Surrey County Council and BT, today announced the completion of the main phase of its programme to bring fibre broadband to those areas in the county not included in commercial roll outs.

Feb 9, 2015
New £5.1 million deal will deliver high-speed fibre broadband to thousands more homes and businesses across Oxfordshire Around 6,500 additional homes and businesses across Oxfordshire will be able to receive high-speed fibre broadband following additional £5.1 million funding announced today.

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.