Press Releases • Nov 30, 2017 11:51 GMT
“I’ll be back” – Arnold Schwarznegger’s famous words from the movie Terminator – is the most popular film quote used by people in the North East, a new survey by BT TV reveals today. More than half of people in the region (52 per cent) admit to using the line in conversation and on social media.
Press Releases • Nov 03, 2017 13:30 GMT
A rapidly growing BT contact centre in Newcastle, which employs more than 900 local people, is celebrating its 20th anniversary.
Press Releases • Oct 19, 2017 09:00 BST
Maximising the benefits of digital technologies is key to driving the future economic growth and success of the North East, BT’s new regional chair said today.
Press Releases • Sep 27, 2017 09:39 BST
BT is offering free work placements to help young people in the Tees Valley get ‘work ready’ and prepared for their future careers.
Press Releases • Aug 30, 2017 11:32 BST
Up to 2,000 homes and businesses could benefit from funding to provide superfast broadband to more Northumberland communities.
Press Releases • Jul 25, 2017 09:02 BST
People in the North East commit an average of 33 crimes a year, according to research by BT TV.
Press Releases • Jul 17, 2017 14:34 BST
Staff at a major Northumberland visitor attraction are flying high and whizzing through their workloads thanks to a huge boost in broadband speeds
Press Releases • Jul 05, 2017 09:00 BST
BT is offering free work placements to help young people in the North East get ‘work ready’ and prepared for their future careers.
Press Releases • Jun 21, 2017 09:00 BST
A Northumberland village is the first community in the North East to benefit from a major initiative to bring superfast fibre broadband to some of the UK’s most challenging areas.
Northumberland engineers use technology, conservation and a fishing rod to bring fibre broadband to the county’s most remote areas
Press Releases • Jun 07, 2017 09:00 BST
A team of Northumberland engineers are traversing rivers, burrowing under ancient monuments and bypassing rare, protected wildlife to build a high-speed fibre broadband network across the county. They’ve even used fishing rods to land a faster connection in some of Northumberland’s most remote homes and businesses.
Press Releases • May 31, 2017 14:42 BST
Thousands of people in Newcastle can now get some of the fastest broadband speeds in the country as Openreach has begun switching on the pilot areas for its new ultrafast broadband network.
Press Releases • May 22, 2017 16:20 BST
The multi million pound iNorthumberland project will be taking its ‘superfast broadband’ message to fairs, events and shows the length and breadth of the county this summer.
Press Releases • May 18, 2017 10:53 BST
A sixteen-strong team of Openreach engineers is taking on the challenge of one of the North East’s most iconic landmarks – Hadrian’s Wall – to raise money for worthy causes.
Press Releases • May 12, 2017 12:00 BST
Openreach apprentice engineer, Rob Briggs, is temporarily hanging up his hi-viz and heading to Wembley to play in the final of the FA Vase.
Press Releases • Apr 12, 2017 09:00 BST
BT has appointed a new senior executive, Simon Yellowley, to head up its public sector business in the North of England and implement a new strategic direction to increase local presence across the North East, North West and Yorkshire and Humber regions.
Press Releases • Mar 29, 2017 17:28 BST
BT today announced plans to recruit a further 90 staff in Newcastle as part of a UK-wide recruitment drive which will transform customer service.
Press Releases • Mar 29, 2017 17:10 BST
A partnership between local residents and BT is to make high-speed broadband available to more than 130 households in a Tees Valley community.
Press Releases • Mar 20, 2017 16:55 GMT
iNorthumberland today announced that 3,200 more homes and businesses will get access to superfast broadband thanks to a further multi million pound investment in the programme.
Openreach embraces virtual reality to hire more trainee engineers in County Durham and the Tees Valley
Press Releases • Mar 20, 2017 13:22 GMT
Openreach today announced a major expansion of its engineering workforce with plans to recruit around 80 trainees in the North East in its drive to improve customer service and invest in the operation of its network.