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BT offers communities in England the chance to ‘adopt’ their local phone box for just £1

BT offers communities in England the chance to ‘adopt’ their local phone box for just £1

Press releases   •   May 02, 2019 09:19 BST

Adopt a Kiosk Scheme announced across England

BT Group contributes nearly £1bn to North East economy

BT Group contributes nearly £1bn to North East economy

Press releases   •   Feb 05, 2019 07:38 GMT

BT Group is responsible for generating £1 in every £50 produced in the North East’s economy, according to an independent report published today.

Newcastle becomes latest city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Newcastle becomes latest city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Press releases   •   Aug 23, 2018 11:47 BST

InLinkUK from BT: Innovative digital street units go live in Newcastle

Gateshead becomes first city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Gateshead becomes first city in North East to benefit from free ultrafast wi-fi and phone calls

Press releases   •   Aug 01, 2018 10:45 BST

Gateshead has become the first city in the North East to benefit from the free InLinkUK from BT service, offering the UK’s fastest free public wi-fi, plus a range of digital services, including local council and community information.

Newcastle Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Newcastle Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

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.

Middlesbrough Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Middlesbrough Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT 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.

Darlington youngsters can kick-start their careers with a free BT work placement

Darlington youngsters can kick-start their careers with a free BT work placement

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2018 10:56 BST

​BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Darlington who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.

BT LAUNCHES HUNT FOR 145 GRADS AND APPRENTICES IN THE NORTH EAST

BT LAUNCHES HUNT FOR 145 GRADS AND APPRENTICES IN THE NORTH EAST

Press releases   •   Mar 21, 2018 17:00 GMT

BT is creating around 145 new apprenticeship and graduate jobs across the North East as part of a new UK-wide drive to recruit the best tech talent available.

Darlington Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Darlington Youngsters Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2018 10:48 GMT

BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Darlington who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.

BT appoints EE’s head of Consumer as deputy chair of BT’s North East Regional Board

BT appoints EE’s head of Consumer as deputy chair of BT’s North East Regional Board

Press releases   •   Feb 13, 2018 11:45 GMT

One of mobile operator EE’s senior managers is to play a leading role in BT’s operations in the North East.

EE launches 4G home broadband antenna to connect more than 18,500 homes across the North East

EE launches 4G home broadband antenna to connect more than 18,500 homes across the North East

Press releases   •   Feb 09, 2018 14:45 GMT

EE, part of BT Group, today unveiled a new 4G home broadband solution which could connect more than 18,500homes across the North East.

North East Businesses Urged To Compete In BT And Cabinet Office Search For Small Companies With Big Tech Ideas

North East Businesses Urged To Compete In BT And Cabinet Office Search For Small Companies With Big Tech Ideas

Press releases   •   Feb 07, 2018 14:13 GMT

BT has launched a competition for small and medium businesses in partnership with the Cabinet Office and TechHub to find the latest innovations to boost digital public services, defence and retail.

Youngsters in Tyne and Wear Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Youngsters in Tyne and Wear Can Kick-Start Their Careers With A Free BT Work Placement

Press releases   •   Jan 17, 2018 09:00 GMT

BT is on the lookout for 15 young people in Tyne and Wear who are ready to kick-start their working life with a free work placement.

Cyber-crime: the invisible enemy posing a growing threat for North East businesses and households

Cyber-crime: the invisible enemy posing a growing threat for North East businesses and households

Press releases   •   Dec 22, 2017 17:00 GMT

Cyber-crime is posing a growing threat for businesses and households in the North East.

“I’ll Be Back” Is North East’s Favourite Movie Quote

“I’ll Be Back” Is North East’s Favourite Movie Quote

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.

Expanding BT contact centre rings up 20 years in Newcastle

Expanding BT contact centre rings up 20 years in Newcastle

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.

BT appoints senior executive as Chair of BT’s North East Regional Board

BT appoints senior executive as Chair of BT’s North East Regional Board

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.

Free BT work placements to help Tees Valley youngsters get ‘work ready’

Free BT work placements to help Tees Valley youngsters get ‘work ready’

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.

New multi million pound scheme will bring superfast broadband to more Northumberland communities

New multi million pound scheme will bring superfast broadband to more Northumberland communities

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.

New BT survey reveals north east people commit 33 crimes a year

New BT survey reveals north east people commit 33 crimes a year

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.