Regional news releases

News releases for Wales

Aug 1, 2014
Deputy Minister sees testing of Superfast Broadband programme Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology Ken Skates today joined engineers who test and verify the roll-out of the Superfast Cymru programme, which is delivering fast fibre broadband across Wales.

Aug 1, 2014
More needs to be done to get Welsh online On the eve of the National Eisteddfod, Mentrau Iaith Cymru and BT Cymru / Wales, have today (Friday, 01 August) called for more to be done to encourage and promote the use of Welsh on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook.

Aug 1, 2014
Angen mwy o Gymraeg arlein Ar drothwy’r Eisteddfod Genedlaethol, heddiw (Dydd Gwener, 01 Awst) galwodd Mentrau Iaith Cymru a BT Cymru am fwy o waith er cymell a hyrwyddo defnydd o’r Gymraeg ar safleoedd cyfryngau cymdeithasol fel Twitter a Facebook.

Jul 30, 2014
Superfast Cymru: more communities in Wales set to benefit from fibre broadband More communities in Wales will get high speed fibre broadband by summer 2015 as part of the Superfast Cymru roll-out, the Welsh Government and BT announced today.

Jul 18, 2014
Wales hits major milestone with more than half the country reached by high-speed fibre broadband Over half of consumers and businesses in Wales now have access to world class broadband speeds with 55 per cent of all premises in Wales covered by BT’s high-speed fibre broadband network.

Jul 17, 2014
Superfast fibre broadband comes to Sully Fast fibre broadband is now available in Sully thanks to Superfast Cymru.

Jul 17, 2014
Techniquest gets its teeth into Bytesize Science Children will be given the opportunity to learn more about computing and digital communication as a result of a new programme being launched today (Thursday, 17 July) at Techniquest in Cardiff Bay.

Jul 10, 2014
Cross Hands exchange to be Superfast by March 2015 Homes and businesses connected to the Cross Hands exchange will be able to access superfast broadband by March 2015 as a result of the Superfast Cymru programme, it has been announced.

Jul 10, 2014
Two new Pembrokeshire exchanges to be Superfast before end of 2014 Homes and businesses connected to two further exchanges in Pembrokeshire will be able to access superfast broadband before the end of 2014 as a result of the Superfast Cymru programme, it has been announced.

Jul 4, 2014
Royal Welsh Showground gets Superfast Exhibitors and visitors to this year’s Royal Welsh Show will be able to enjoy superfast internet speeds following the installation of high-speed fibre broadband throughout the showground.