Regional news releases

News releases for East Midlands

Mar 25, 2015
Fibre broadband takes off at famous Lincolnshire RAF base Broadband speeds at the Lincolnshire home of the famous Red Arrows are soaring thanks to the county council’s broadband partnership with BT.

Mar 13, 2015
More Leicestershire homes and businesses gearing up to reach the high-speed broadband fast lane A £9.2 million contract to expand high-speed broadband to even more rural communities across Leicestershire was signed today (Friday).

Mar 5, 2015
East Midlands to Benefit from BT Plans to Create 1,000 New Apprenticeship and Graduate Jobs BT today announced that the East Midlands is to benefit from plans to create 1,000 new apprenticeships and graduate jobs in the UK this year

Mar 5, 2015
BT apprentices helping to switch on Digital Derbyshire BT apprentices are playing a key role in the roll-out of superfast broadband across Derbyshire.

Feb 18, 2015
Broadband rollout gathers pace in Lutterworth Thousands of people living and working in Lutterworth and the surrounding villages are now benefitting from faster download (and upload) speeds after signing up to fibre broadband.

Feb 17, 2015
Residents ‘excited’ about the arrival of fibre broadband Dozens of people living in the villages of Ashley and Hallaton have grasped the opportunity to find out more about the imminent arrival of superfast broadband.

Feb 10, 2015
Boosting broadband speeds in Leicestershire More than 23,000 homes and businesses can now access fibre broadband, thanks to the county council’s Superfast Leicestershire partnership with BT.

Feb 10, 2015
Broadband roll-out reaches 28,000 Notts homes and businesses The pace of life in the picturesque village of Orston is about to get a whole lot faster.

Feb 3, 2015
Welland Valley villages urged to find out more about high-speed fibre broadband People living in the Welland Valley have the opportunity later this month to find out more about how they’re set to benefit from superfast broadband.

Jan 28, 2015
£1.2m cash injection for superfast Northamptonshire project will help boost prosperity Nearly 3,300 homes and businesses in parts of Grange Park, Northampton Waterside Enterprise Zone and the town centre will get access to superfast broadband (download speeds above 24Mbps) thanks to an extension of the Superfast Northamptonshire projec