Regional news releases

News releases for West Midlands

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.

May 30, 2014
Boost for Malvern businesses as they become first to benefit from multi-million pound high-speed broadband partnership More than 50 businesses on the Enigma Business Park in Malvern were celebrating a new digital dawn today after becoming the first premises to benefit from Superfast Worcestershire – the £20 million high-speed broadband partnership between Worces

May 19, 2014
BT to recruit up to 140 engineers in the West Midlands BT today announced plans to create up to 140 new engineering jobs in the West Midlands as part of a major recruitment drive across the UK.

May 2, 2014
Two Staffordshire villages celebrate becoming the county’s first rural communities to benefit from Superfast Staffordshire The two picturesque Staffordshire villages of Yoxall and Kings Bromley were today celebrating an important milestone.

Apr 7, 2014
Warwickshire Village celebrates being first into the super-fast lane Residents in a picturesque Warwickshire village today celebrated becoming the first rural community in the county to benefit from the multi-million pound CSW Broadband partnership.

Mar 27, 2014
Multi-million pound Connecting Shropshire fibre broadband project celebrates first anniversary The multi-million pound Connecting Shropshire partnership rolling out faster fibre broadband across the county continues to gain momentum

Mar 24, 2014
Sutton Coldfield businesses set for faster fibre broadband following pioneering partnership A number of businesses in Sutton will soon be able to enjoy high-speed fibre optic broadband following the creation of an innovative partnership pioneered by Sutton Coldfield Town Centre BID and BT’s local network business, Openreach.

Mar 19, 2014
Next communities to benefit from superfast Worcestershire broadband programme are announced Superfast Worcestershire, the partnership between Worcestershire County Council and BT, today (Tuesday) announced details of the next communities to get high-speed fibre broadband as part of the £20 million infrastructure programme.