Regional news releases

News releases for London

Feb 27, 2014
BT creating 100 new apprentice and graduate jobs in London BT is expecting to create about 100 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs in London as a part of a major nationwide recruitment drive.

Dec 16, 2013
BT’s £3.9 billion pound boost for London’s economy BT generated a massive £3.9 billion for the London economy in the past year, according to an independent report published today.

Oct 18, 2013
BT Launches mentoring programme at Hounslow school Heston Community School in Hounslow is the latest school to take part in a new schools mentoring scheme launched by BT, which aims to support students as they prepare for the transition from education to employment.

Sep 24, 2013
BT unveils super-fast broadband plans for thousands more homes and businesses in Greater London BT today announced a further expansion of high-speed fibre broadband in Greater London. Around 94,000 more local homes and businesses across the city are to benefit.

Jul 10, 2013
Hounslow school pupils boldly visit “Star Trek” technology area at BT Youngsters from Hounslow Heath Junior School got a taste of Star Trek when they were given a unique insight by BT into the world of super-fast communications.

Jun 25, 2013
200 London students champion digital skills to get local people online Copeland Community School, in Wembley, have signed up 200 students for the new BT Digital Champions initiative to get more local people online.

Mar 8, 2013
Most Londoners are ‘mobile-phobic’ abroad New research from BT 1 reveals that 95 per cent of Londoners develop “mobile-phobia’ when abroad, significantly reducing their normal mobile phone use.

Feb 13, 2013
BT launches mentoring scheme at London schools BT has launched a new mentoring scheme which aims to support students as they prepare for the transition from education to employment.

Feb 12, 2013
BT unveils super-fast broadband plans for thousands more West London homes and businesses BT today announced a further expansion of high-speed fibre broadband in London, which is expected to help create jobs and boost the local economy.

Nov 23, 2012
BT volunteers win support for community groups in London BT is again rewarding its employees for their dedication to volunteering. In recognition of the time and skills they share with groups and charities across London they are being awarded BT grants of up to £1,000.