Other BT PLC sections
 
In Touch
In Touch newsletters

In this issue of In Touch you can read more about Cyber-crime and what BT is doing to help tackle it. And a new Institute of Coding to boost digital skills where BT is joining forces with universities, businesses and industry experts to tackle the UK’s digital skills gap.

There’s news about a new BT survey which has revealed the procurement process is lagging behind the NHS digital transformation plans. Also an independent report on Community Fibre Partnerships is highlighted.

And you can read about the latest BT Infinity Lab winner and how BT marked Safer Internet day at the BT Tower. BT is also proud to be supporting Sport Relief with volunteers at BT offices across the country – Swansea, Sandwell, Dundee, Blackburn and Barlborough, answering donation calls and colleagues fundraising across the business. And the Tech4Good awards are now open the details of which can be found in this issue if In Touch.

And there’s further good news on recruitment with Openreach announcing a major recruitment drive.

Also for rural locations a new 4G home antenna service from EE is bringing superfast to rural areas where fixed broadband is slow or not available. Don’t forget to visit the regional pages to find out more and see what else is happening in your area.

Brendan Dick, Managing Director, BT Regions


National News Archive Stories
BT steps up battle against cyber-crime by sharing malware data with ISPs
March 2018
BT steps up battle against cyber-crime by sharing malware data with ISPs
BT first to start sharing cyber-security data on a large scale and urges other ISPs to follow its lead
Read Story

New Institute of Coding to boost digital skills
March 2018
New Institute of Coding to boost digital skills
BT is joining forces with universities, businesses and industry experts to tackle the UK's digital skills gap
Read Story

New BT survey reveals procurement lagging behind NHS digital transformation plans
March 2018
New BT survey reveals procurement lagging behind NHS digital transformation plans
Procurement process within the majority of NHS trusts is lagging behind their digital ambitions – according to a new survey by BT
Read Story

Fan link-up service wins BT search for new sport innovations
March 2018
Fan link-up service wins BT search for new sport innovations
The winner of the BT Infinity Lab competition, Sceenic, will now be trialled by BT Sport
Read Story

Youngsters mark Safer Internet Day at BT Centre
March 2018
Youngsters mark Safer Internet Day at BT Centre
BT hosted an interactive, youth-led event to mark Safer Internet Day in the UK
Read Story

Tech4Good Awards 2018 officially open for nominations
March 2018
Tech4Good Awards 2018 officially open for nominations
The awards are open to award those who have inspired and used digital technology to improve the lives of others
Read Story

New report says community fibre broadband schemes boosts the economy
March 2018
New report says community fibre broadband schemes boosts the economy
Faster broadband boosts house prices and business success as well as providing a range of social benefits for rural communities
Read Story

Openreach launches major recruitment drive
March 2018
Openreach launches major recruitment drive
Chancellor welcomes boost to Britain's digital economy with largest recruitment drive in Openreach history
Read Story