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Superfast Broadband speeds helps to boost productivity for local Telford company

Superfast Broadband speeds helps to boost productivity for local Telford company

Published: Friday, 22 February 2019

Telford electrical company, WES was experiencing very slow broadband speeds at around 1.6mb. This made the simplest of tasks like downloading email data extremely difficult for the business.

Superfast Broadband speeds reach Kynnersley

Superfast Broadband speeds reach Kynnersley

Published: Friday, 22 February 2019

The Kynnersley community of Telford and Wrekin are one of the latest rural communities in the borough to benefit
from new faster broadband speeds.

Over 60% of residents who can now access faster broadband have upgraded

Over 60% of residents who can now access faster broadband have upgraded

Published: Friday, 22 February 2019

Over 60% of residents who can now access faster broadband have upgraded - making it the highest take up area for fibre broadband in the borough so far.

2,000 premises can now access Superfast Broadband

2,000 premises can now access Superfast Broadband

Published: Monday, 12 December 2016

The Superfast Telford broadband partnership is celebrating the achievement of two important milestones.

Superfast gets to Lightmoor early

Superfast gets to Lightmoor early

Published: Wednesday, 20 July 2016

Hundreds of households in one of Telford & Wrekin’s newest communities will be able to enjoy the benefits of new fibre broadband technology around nine months earlier than expected.

Marches Broadband Grant

Marches Broadband Grant

Published: Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Telford & Wrekin Council’s cabinet is set to approve a scheme which will open up Superfast broadband to around 120 extra businesses in the borough.

Superfast rolling out in Ironbridge

Superfast rolling out in Ironbridge

Published: Thursday, 2 June 2016

Hundreds of households and businesses in historic Ironbridge will be able to connect to faster fibre broadband earlier than expected as part of the Government’s Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) programme.

Superfast Telford Speeds Onwards

Superfast Telford Speeds Onwards

Published: Monday, 11 April 2016

The broadband partnership reaches 1,000 homes and businesses in just three months

Pupils 'unwrap' new Superfast Telford Mascot

Pupils 'unwrap' new Superfast Telford Mascot

Published: Friday, 18 December 2015

Creative youngsters from a Telford and Wrekin school are helping to spread the word about the benefits of superfast fibre broadband …with a little help from their new internet friend.


Over 50 local businesses benefit from business connection voucher scheme

Over 50 local businesses benefit from business connection voucher scheme

Published: Monday, 14 December 2015

More than 50 Telford and Wrekin businesses have taken advantage of the government’s Broadband Connection Voucher scheme. The scheme, which is now closed, was promoted by Telford & Wrekin Council.

Council working closely with BT as Superfast Telford gathers pace

Council working closely with BT as Superfast Telford gathers pace

Published: Thursday, 3 December 2015

Telford & Wrekin Council is working closely with BT to minimise disruption to the borough’s motorists, commuters and visitors as the Superfast Telford roll out continues to gather momentum.

Engineering work under way on Superfast Telford

Engineering work under way on Superfast Telford

Published: Friday, 23 October 2015

Residents and businesses have received a major boost with the news that engineering work is now well under way on the £5.6m programme to rollout superfast broadband across Telford and Wrekin.

Superfast Telford was officially launched today

Superfast Telford was officially launched today

Published: Thursday, 16 July 2015

Dawley, Oakengates and Great Bolas announced as the first communities in the borough that will benefit from the programme.

£146,000 funding secured for Women and Broadband project

£146,000 funding secured for Women and Broadband project

Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2015

£146,000 has been made available to allow continued delivery of the Women and Broadband project following a successful bid from Connecting Shropshire, Superfast Staffordshire and Superfast Telford.

£5.6m partnership contracts are signed

£5.6m partnership contracts are signed

Published: Monday, 30 March 2015

A £5.6 million programme to roll out superfast broadband across Telford and Wrekin will take a big step forward on Friday – when a major engineering partnership contract is signed with BT.

Superfast broadband public consultation

Published: Monday, 6 October 2014

Telford & Wrekin Council has launched a public consultation on its Implementation plans for the roll-out of Superfast Broadband.