Press Releases • Jun 27, 2018 10:40 BST
TV illusionist and mentalist David Meade is encouraging secondary school students from across Northern Ireland to enter the 2019 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition (BTYSTE) and come up with a winning project over the summer break - ahead of the September deadline.
More than half of West Midlands Schools Boosted by BT's Tech Literacy Programme reveals CEO during visit to Birmingham
Press Releases • Jun 20, 2018 15:18 BST
BT’s chief executive praised the “achievement” of a Tech Literacy campaign during a visit to one of the participating schools in North Birmingham and called for even more schools and community helpers to get involved to help them reach even more. More than half of the 1,800 primary schools in the West Midlands Combined Authority area have benefitted from the Barefoot Computing Project.
Press Releases • Jun 19, 2018 08:15 BST
Glasgow is the first Scottish city to join the InLinkUK from BT service, which already has 100,000 subscribers and offers the UK’s fastest free public wi-fi plus a range of digital services.
Press Releases • Jun 18, 2018 10:00 BST
A 40-strong team of keen cyclists from BT are using pedal power to raise money for charity. Their cycling challenge will take them on a 30-mile round trip along the North Coast, starting and finishing at the Scenic Inn in Ballymoney on Thursday 28th June. It's hoped the charity cycle ride will raise around £6,000 for Marie Curie.
West Midlands dials up more than 450 phone box 'adoptions' as world's smallest night club makes it 5,000 in the UK
Press Releases • Jun 05, 2018 16:44 BST
Today we're celebrating BT's payphone adoption scheme passing the 5,000 mark. There are around 455 adopted phone boxes across the West Midlands, including more than 80 in Staffordshire, over 90 in Warwickshire, 70 in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin, 72 in Herefordshire and 123 in Worcestershire. The scheme was launched to help communities wanting to preserve a much-loved, little-used landmark.
Press Releases • Jun 05, 2018 10:17 BST
The much loved red telephone box is being given a new lease of life up and down the country as a result of a popular BT initiative.
Press Releases • Jun 04, 2018 08:00 BST
The economic, social and environmental benefits of the proposed government £150m investment in ultrafast fibre broadband in rural areas of Northern Ireland has been estimated at £1.2bn - according to an independent report commissioned by BT and undertaken by the economic consultancy, DotEcon.
Press Releases • Jun 01, 2018 17:17 BST
100 members of BT staff, friends and family are turning their Belfast office into a Soccer Aid pledge centre on Sunday 10th June in aid of Unicef. They've volunteered to answer calls, whilst two star-studded teams – Robbie William’s England and Usain Bolt’s World XI - battle it out on the pitch. So, if you make a donation by phone, there’s a sporting chance your call will be answered in Belfast.
Press Releases • Jun 01, 2018 11:56 BST
More than 40 big-hearted BT staff in Cornwall are turning their offices in Calenick Street, Truro,into a Soccer Aid pledge centre for the evening on June 10.
Press Releases • Jun 01, 2018 10:07 BST
If you’re planning to donate money to Soccer Aid on Sunday June 10, there’s a sporting chance your call might be answered in Cardiff.
Press Releases • May 16, 2018 09:27 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Newcastle who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
Press Releases • May 16, 2018 09:10 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Middlesbrough who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
Press Releases • May 10, 2018 08:00 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Glasgow who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
Press Releases • May 09, 2018 11:18 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Plymouth who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
BT celebrates 40 years of worldwide communications from West Midlands earth station with reunion for retired employees
Press Releases • May 03, 2018 11:31 BST
BT wants to hear from retired employees who used to work at its international communications centre in Herefordshire as part of a series of events being planned to mark the hub's 40th anniversary later this year.
Press Releases • May 02, 2018 11:03 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Leeds who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
Press Releases • May 02, 2018 10:56 BST
BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Leicester who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.
Press Releases • May 02, 2018 09:47 BST
Press Releases • Apr 30, 2018 12:58 BST
Having access to good broadband speeds is now up there as one of the deciding factors for prospective homebuyers and tenants in Northern Ireland, according to a new survey commissioned by BT’s NI Networks. The results of the survey revealed that three out of five people said that having fibre broadband in their household was very important, rising to seven out of 10 among 18 to 35-year olds.
Press Releases • Apr 24, 2018 11:53 BST
NI mentalist David Meade is calling on Northern Ireland students to come up with an original STEM project for the 2019 BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition. To highlight the value of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, BT has commissioned a survey of 300 working people in Belfast - revealing the majority of STEM employees report high job satisfaction rates.