Regional news releases

News releases for East Midlands

Mar 14, 2014
Scawby Brook first to benefit from Northern Lincs broadband project Scawby Brook today became the first location to benefit from the multi million pound Northern Lincs Broadband project as high-speed fibre broadband arrived three months ahead of schedule.

Feb 3, 2014
First communities to benefit from multi-million pound superfast Northamptonshire project are announced Northamptonshire County Council is a step closer towards realising its goal of extending the infrastructure that will deliver complete superfast broadband coverage for the county.

Jan 28, 2014
BT Volunteer wins support for Barrow-upon-Soar community group BT has rewarded a football club in Barrow-upon-Soar with a grant of £500 to enable them to continue their work in the local community.

Dec 16, 2013
BT's £640 million boost for East Midland economy BT generated a massive £640 million for the East Midland economy in the past year, according to an independent report published today. The report, by Reg

Nov 20, 2013
Broadband boost comes two months early for Spalding areas More than 1,400 homes and businesses in Spalding can now sign up for high-speed, fibre broadband two months early thanks to the onlincolnshire project.

Nov 6, 2013
9,000 Rutland homes and businesses now have access to fibre broadband thanks to Digital Rutland It means that thousands of local residents can now benefit from download speeds of up to 80Mbps, making it easier for them to download large files, listen to music, watch online television and use video technology.

Oct 23, 2013
Super-fast broadband goes live in Oakham Super-fast broadband has arrived in Oakham BT announced today. Around 5,000 homes and businesses will have access to the high-speed technology as part of BT’s commercial deployment, as engineers complete the local upgrade in the weeks ahead.

Oct 9, 2013
BT volunteers win support for community groups in the East Midlands BT is rewarding organisations and community groups across the East Midlands with grants of up to £500.

Sep 24, 2013
BT unveils super-fast broadband plans for thousands more Lincolnshire homes and businesses BT today announced a further expansion of high-speed fibre broadband to another 2,800 homes and businesses in Lincolnshire.

Sep 24, 2013
BT unveils super-fast broadband plans for one thousand more Northamptonshire homes and businesses BT today announced a further expansion of high-speed fibre broadband to another 1,200 homes and businesses in Northamptonshire.