Tag: BT Group
3 months ago
independent.ie

One caller has threatened to rape and kill me, says 999 phone operator who hits out at employer B...

A 999 emergency call taker has detailed the horrifying abuse she has suffered in her job, including threats of rape a...

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6 months ago
belfasttelegraph.co.uk

BT Group to hire 40 apprentices and graduates for Belfast base

BT Group has said it will recruit nearly 40 apprentices and graduates in Belfast for its intake in September this year.

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6 months ago
tech.eu

Etc. rolls out digital platform for early detection of cardiovascular disease

Today Etc., the digital and startup incubation hub of BT Group, launched the second phase of its NHS digital preventa...

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10 months ago
belfasttelegraph.co.uk

BT announces big switch-over to digital service for landlines

Telecoms giant BT has announced the roll-out for its new home phone service Digital Voice across Northern Ireland.

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over 1 year ago
cityam.com

Rivals raise eyebrows over BT's Openreach price cuts

BT's Openreach has said it plans to offer cheaper rates to its wholesale clients like Sky and TalkTalk as it tries to...

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almost 2 years ago
cityam.com

40,000 BT staff strike over pay: 'We won’t have bosses use Swiss banks while workers use food banks'

Over 30,000 Openreach engineers and 10,000 BT call centre workers are staging a walkout today over pay, as the summer...

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almost 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT and Openreach strikes continue as Labour frontbencher Lisa Nandy joins picket line

Thousands of BT and Openreach staff continued to strike today as the row over pay continues with the FTSE 100 firm.

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almost 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

‘Cable cowboy’ takes on BT broadband with £4.5bn rival network

The full-fibre network, which would be led by Virgin Media O2, would seek to connect 7m homes

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almost 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT makes revenue growth comeback thanks to consumer price hikes

BT has met market expectations, with a one per cent climb in revenue to £5.1bn in the first quarter as the telcos fir...

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almost 2 years ago
cityam.com

Competition watchdog green lights BT and Warner Bros sports broadcasting tie-up

The UK competition watchdog has given the BT Group and Warner Bros. Discovery joint venture the green light.

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almost 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT Sport and Sky Sports consult on freelancer day rates as watchdog continues probe on 'cartel'

BT Sport and Sky are said to have consulted on day rates for freelancers just as the UK competition watchdog continue...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

More than 40,000 BT workers will strike at the end of the month

BT workers will go on strike on the 29 July and 1 August, the Communication Worker Union (CWU) have confirmed. Announ...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT set to nearly double in-house digital talent in the UK and India

BT announced plans to nearly double its in-house digital talent across the UK and India this morning, growing to 6,30...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

Ofcom opens 999 monitoring system for telecom firms as UK pushes forward with digital transformation

Ofcom has opened a new monitoring programme to determine whether telecoms providers are complying with rules designed...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

'Enough is enough': BT workers vote in favour of industrial action as nationwide action on the cards

The majority of BT union members have voted in favour of industrial action, paving the way for nationwide disruption ...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

Telecom giants agree new cost of living plan amid rocketing prices

The UK’s biggest broadband and mobile operators have agreed to a raft of new commitments to further help customers wi...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT rushes to deny claims that call centre staff have launched foodbank to help them through cost-...

Telecoms giant British Telecom denied this morning a union’s claims that call centre staff have set up a foodbank to ...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

Chief of BT's Openreach blames Brexit for hindering superfast broadband rollout

Chief exec of BT's Openreach has said the UK's ability to roll out superfast broadband has become increasingly diffic...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT heads for top-line growth thanks to impending price rises

Berenberg has estimated that BT will return to top-line growth thanks to inflation-induced price rises.

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT's Warner tie-up screams diversion tactics from average results and takeover talks

BT confirmed its new sports joint venture with Warner Bros Discovery for the UK and Ireland this morning, shifting fo...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT teams up with Warner Bros for new sports venture in UK and Ireland

BT Group has agreed to form a new sports joint venture with Warner Bros Discovery in the UK and Ireland. The telecoms...

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about 2 years ago
cityam.com

Battle of the telcos: BT fails to block Virgin Media's title as fastest broadband

BT has failed in its bid to stop Virgin Media from claiming to be the faster broadband provider this morning as the b...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

Workers to stage walkouts over 'dismal' pay offers

Thousands of UK workers are set to stage walkouts over the next few days over below-inflation pay offers. The Communi...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT announces largest pay rise in two decades

Telecom giant BT said it will award all BT, Openreach, Plusnet and EE frontline workers a £1,500 consolidated pay inc...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT pauses landline cut off after Storm Eunice victims were unable to call 999

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 18: A felled tree near Waterloo station as Storm Eunice sweeps across the UK on February 1...

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over 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

BT forced to keep working with Russia's telecoms operator

British giant maintains relationship with Rostelecom so UK callers can continue to reach Russian numbers

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over 2 years ago
irishtimes.com

Revenue slip at BT’s Irish arm but profits edge up slightly

Telco, which employs nearly 700 people, recorded revenues of €350m last year

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT and EE set to hire 1000 new call centre staff by April

BT and EE have launched a new recruitment drive to hire 1,000 UK based contact centre staff by April 2022. The roles ...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

Ofcom calls on broadband firms to provide low income homes with support packages

Ofcom has called on all broadband companies to better support low income households, suggesting the use of “social ta...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

Openreach adds 4000 new jobs to boost broadband

Openreach announced it will create and fill more than 4,000 jobs during 2022 – including around 3,000 apprenticeships...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT set to outsource supply chain impacting 300 jobs as part of cost-cutting scheme

BT has announced that it will outsource its supply chain across the UK as part of a new, long-term relationship with ...

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over 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

BT shuns Sir Leonard Blavatnik to pursue sports deal with Discovery

Move could also hand BT Sport customers access to Discovery's content

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT investors to find out if Omicron absences hit broadband rollout and what Patrick Drahi's plans...

BT shareholders and investors will find out this week whether the company’s full fibre broadband rollout was negative...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

BT looking to hire 600 apprentices and graduates across the UK this year

British Telecom said this morning it plans to recruit more than 600 apprentices and graduates later this year. Positi...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

Youth clubs face closure as government's digital rollout look to slash rent paid to small site-ow...

Thousands of churches, charities, social clubs, hospitals and amateur sports clubs will be forced to accept cuts of u...

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over 2 years ago
cityam.com

Over nine million broadband customers are unaware of the biggest in-contract price hike in years

Research today reveals that over nine million consumers are unaware that their broadband bills are set to increase, a...

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over 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

Three and EE first to strike deal to roll out mobile coverage on London Underground

The new Elizabeth Line will be among the first to benefit from 4G connectivity when it opens next year

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over 2 years ago
telegraph.co.uk

BT sets target for a quarter of staff to be non-white

Chief executive says ‘very ambitious’ plans reflect changing UK population

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