Regional news releases

News releases for East Midlands

Oct 20, 2014
East Midlands benefits further as BT expands recruitment programme BT today announced a further expansion of its engineering workforce in the East Midlands with the creation of another 28 full time jobs.

Oct 14, 2014
Fibre broadband available to 12,000 homes and businesses in Derbyshire thanks to Digital Derbyshire More than 12,000 homes and businesses across Derbyshire now have access to high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the Digital Derbyshire partnership.

Oct 10, 2014
Superfast Northamptonshire passes major “halfway” milestone More than 28,000 homes and businesses across Northamptonshire now have access to high speed fibre broadband thanks to the Superfast Northamptonshire project.

Oct 6, 2014
Nottinghamshire Broadband programme tops 10,000 homes and businesses More than 10,000 homes and businesses across Nottinghamshire now have access to faster broadband speeds as part of the Better Broadband for Nottinghamshire (BBfN) partnership.

Sep 5, 2014
High-speed fibre broadband arrives for more than 2,000 Harborough homes and businesses A project to bring improved internet speeds to rural areas has already made fibre broadband available to more than 2,000 homes and businesses in the Harborough district.

Aug 18, 2014
Nottinghamshire construction company builds momentum as it sets superfast broadband milestone Local firm Gusto Construction has found that slow broadband speeds are a thing of the past after becoming Better Broadband for Nottinghamshire’s first superfast broadband customer.

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.