Regional news releases

News releases for South East of England

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.

Aug 8, 2014
High-speed fibre broadband reaches 14,500 more Hampshire homes and businesses As Government announces that the rollout of superfast broadband has reached more than one million homes and businesses across the UK, Hampshire is celebrating its own milestone.

Jul 30, 2014
New BT regional director pledges “huge” boost for the South East The new regional director for BT in the South East today pledged the company would make “a huge contribution” to the future success of the region.

Jul 23, 2014
11,000 more Hampshire residents getting better connected in superfast broadband programme Rural parts of Romsey, New Forest, East Hampshire and Basingstoke will be next to benefit from high-speed fibre broadband speeds, as phase three of Hampshire’s Superfast Broadband Programmeprovides access to an additional 11,000 homes and businesses

Jul 18, 2014
Superfast Surrey fibre broadband partnership more than 75 per cent complete Superfast Surrey, a partnership between Surrey County Council and BT, today announced that it has successfully completed more than three quarters of its fibre broadband roll-out programme across the county.

Jul 16, 2014
Racing ahead…Burghfield leads multi-million pound superfast broadband roll-out Burghfield and Burghfield Common are under starter’s orders to become the first West Berkshire communities to benefit from the multi-million pound roll-out of superfast broadband in the district supported by the Superfast Berkshire project.

Jul 7, 2014
First rural broadband cabinets installed as part of multi million pound Isle of Wight fibre broadband project The installation of the first cabinets for the Isle of Wight’s multi-million pound rural superfast fibre broadband project is now underway.

Jul 1, 2014
Wi-fi has lift off at Oxfordshire RAF base Servicemen and women and their families at an Oxfordshire military base will be able to stay in touch more easily and quickly following the launch of a new high- speed wireless (wi-fi) network by BT today (Tuesday).

Jun 30, 2014
Better Connected West Sussex broadband project makes high-speed broadband available to 5,000 homes and businesses Five thousand more West Sussex homes and businesses can now get access to better, faster broadband thanks to West Sussex County Council, BT and the Government’s Broadband Delivery UK initiative.

Jun 20, 2014
BT volunteers sleep-out at Aldershot football club Ten BT Volunteers from Aldershot telephone exchange are supporting Step by Step, the Hampshire-based charity for homeless and vulnerable young people