Regional news releases

News releases for West Midlands

Sep 30, 2014
Secretary of State launches £12.2m deal to bring high-speed fibre broadband to the Black Country Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, today hailed the official launch of The Black Country Broadband Project

Sep 30, 2014
Eight more Warwickshire communities get high-speed fibre broadband for the first time as part of multi-million pound partnership The next communities to benefit from the multi-million pound CSW Broadband project were announced today by partners Warwickshire County Council and BT.

Sep 10, 2014
Connecting Shropshire announces plans to provide fibre broadband to 13 new exchange areas Thirteen more exchange areas will get high-speed fibre broadband before the end of next year as part of the multi-million pound Connecting Shropshire programme.

Sep 8, 2014
High-speed fibre broadband boost for Rugeley area Rugeley and Colton have become the latest communities to benefit from the multi-million pound Superfast Staffordshire high-speed fibre broadband programme.

Aug 8, 2014
High-speed fibre broadband boost for Staffordshire Moorlands village The picturesque village of Blackshaw Moor has become one of the first communities in the Staffordshire Moorlands to benefit from the multi-million pound Superfast Staffordshire high-speed fibre broadband programme.

Aug 5, 2014
Worcestershire partnership celebrates first birthday with plans to reach 10,000 homes and businesses by end of this year Digital Economy Minister Ed Vaizey, today praised the success of the £20 million Superfast Worcestershire programme as it reached its first birthday with plans to make fibre broadband available to 10,000 homes and businesses by the end of the ye

Aug 1, 2014
A 99 ice cream summer celebration for Superfast Malvern Ninety nine per cent of homes and businesses in the picturesque town can now get fibre broadband following the switching on of the street cabinet in Swinyard Road, Malvern Vale.

Jun 25, 2014
Artistic Shropshire pupil with designs on faster broadband is honoured by connecting Shropshire An artistic county youngster will today (Wednesday) be honoured by the Connecting Shropshire broadband partnership after scooping top prize in an unusual competition.

Jun 23, 2014
CSW broadband announces next communities to get high-speed fibre broadband The next communities to benefit from the multi-million pound CSW Broadband project were announced today by partners Warwickshire County Council and BT.

Jun 3, 2014
Superfast Staffordshire delivers fibre broadband boost for Lichfield Superfast Staffordshire – the multi-million pound high-speed broadband partnership - has delivered a major boost for Lichfield.