Regional news releases

News releases for South East of England

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.

Oct 10, 2014
West Sussex Better Connected project reaches more than 15,000 homes and businesses The £20m West Sussex Better Connected initiative is gathering pace, transforming broadband services across the county, with more than 15,000 homes and businesses now able to benefit from the investment in this vital network infrastructure.

Oct 2, 2014
Howzat! Surrey villagers score with new high-speed fibre broadband solution The Surrey village of Bramley has a reputation for being ahead of its time.

Oct 1, 2014
Are you next in line for superfast broadband? An additional 10,500 homes and businesses in rural parts of East Hampshire, Winchester, Basingstoke and the New Forest will get access to high-speed fibre broadband between now and the end of March thanks to Hampshire’s Superfast Broadband Programme

Oct 1, 2014
Are you next in line for superfast broadband? An additional 10,500 homes and businesses in rural parts of East Hampshire, Winchester, Basingstoke and the New Forest will get access to high-speed fibre broadband between now and the end of March thanks to Hampshire’s Superfast Broadband Programme

Aug 28, 2014
High-speed fibre broadband boost for Oxfordshire village Residents and businesses in Weston-on-the-Green are set to receive a broadband boost as they become the latest village to benefit from the Better Broadband for Oxfordshire programme.

Aug 27, 2014
First rural broadband cabinet goes live as part of multi million pound Isle of Wight fibre broadband project The first cabinet to be fully connected as part of the Isle of Wight’s multi-million pound rural superfast fibre broadband project has now gone live

Aug 20, 2014
BT boosts Sussex police success rate with i-Witness Sussex police force is delivering justice quicker thanks to a BT Redcare CCTV system called i-Witness.