Regional news releases

News releases for East Midlands

Aug 13, 2014
More than 21,800 Northamptonshire homes and businesses now have access to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to superfast Northamptonshire programme Northamptonshire County Council has today announced that more than 21,800 homes and businesses in the county can now get faster fibre broadband as the multi million pound Superfast Northamptonshire project continues at pace bringing the high-speed te

Aug 12, 2014
More than 6,000 Derbyshire homes and businesses now have access to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to multi million pound partnership High speed fibre broadband is being rolled out at a pace in Derbyshire with more than 6,000 businesses and homes now able to sign up and connect.

Aug 8, 2014
Onlincolnshire brings high speed fibre broadband to thousands more residents The latest communities to benefit from the multi-million pound partnership between Lincolnshire councils and BT, with additional funding from the Government and European Regional Development Fund, are Metheringham, Market Rasen, Woodhall Spa, Kirton

Aug 8, 2014
High speed broadband roll out progressing at a rate of ‘Notts’ More than 1,850 Nottinghamshire homes and businesses can now get faster fibre broadband - just two months into a programme which will see the county become one of the best digitally-connected areas in the country in two years’ time.

Jul 14, 2014
Superfast Northamptonshire project expands to 3,000 extra homes and businesses The Superfast Northamptonshire project today announced that it will be making high-speed fibre broadband available to more than 3,000 extra homes and businesses, at no additional cost to the initiative.

Jun 24, 2014
MORE THAN 2,000 DERBYSHIRE HOMES AND BUSINESSES GET ACCESS TO FIBRE BROADBAND AND NEW AREAS ANNOUNCED Around 2,200 businesses and homes now have access to faster internet connections as a result of the first phase of the Digital Derbyshire superfast broadband roll-out being completed.

Jun 16, 2014
Diseworth residents and businesses celebrate becoming ‘Disewired’ Diseworth residents and businesses have welcomed the news that they will be included in plans to extend superfast fibre broadband to rural areas.

Jun 9, 2014
Going live – fibre broadband programme puts world in motion for Nottinghamshire More than 500 homes and businesses in Collingham will become the first to benefit from the £20m Better Broadband for Nottinghamshire (BBfN) programme.

Jun 3, 2014
Fibre broadband coming this year to Hathersage, Grindleford and Hope Valley Work to bring superfast broadband to businesses and residents in Derbyshire continues with more than eight miles of cable being laid to upgrade Grindleford Exchange.