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BT’s fibre network reaches fifteen million premises

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2013 00:00 BST

BT today announced it has passed more than fifteen million premises with its fibre broadband network, meaning more than half of UK homes and businesses can now access much faster speeds.

BT Sport sign England legend Lawrence Dallaglio to be lead rugby expert

Press releases   •   Mar 12, 2013 00:00 GMT

Former England captain Lawrence Dallaglio has signed with BT Sport to become its leading rugby union expert.

BT Group acquires ESPN’s UK and Ireland television channels business

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT Group and ESPN announced today that they have agreed that BT will acquire ESPN’s UK and Ireland TV channels business.

BT secures 2.6GHz spectrum licence

Press releases   •   Feb 20, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT has secured a licence for 2x15MHz of FDD and 20MHz of TDD 2.6GHz spectrum, the company confirmed today.

BT launches better value totally unlimited broadband

Press releases   •   Feb 01, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT has raised the stakes in the battle for broadband customers by introducing Totally Unlimited Broadband on all but its entry level offerings – and cutting the price.

Clare Balding to front her own sports chatshow on BT Sport

Press releases   •   Jan 31, 2013 00:00 GMT

Award-winning broadcaster Clare Balding has signed up to present a unique programme for BT Sport.

BT SmartTalk makes smartphone calls cheaper

Press releases   •   Jan 14, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT customers could save money on their smartphone calls with BT’s new free SmartTalk app which launched today.

BT Sport broadens appeal as it signs live women’s tennis with WTA agreement

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT Sport has signed a deal with the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) to show as much as 800 hours per year of live tennis featuring the best women players in the world, including the season-ending showpiece TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships.

Viacom International Media Networks deal brings MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon channels to BT Vision

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2013 00:00 GMT

BT Vision has signed a contract with Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), to bring leading TV entertainment channels, MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon, to BT Vision’s fast-growing line-up of linear channels.

Historic deal between Norfolk County Council and BT signed to bring better broadband to Norfolk from next year

Press releases   •   Dec 21, 2012 00:00 GMT

contract that will bring about tens of millions of pounds of public and private investment in Norfolk’s superfast broadband fibre network has been made official today (Friday, 21 December).

Universal Channel, SyFy and E! entertainment channels to launch on BT Vision

Press releases   •   Dec 05, 2012 00:00 GMT

T Vision has signed a contract with Universal Networks International, the international channels division of NBC Universal.

Cumbria signs up for multi-million pound superfast broadband boost

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2012 00:00 GMT

Fast, affordable fibre broadband is set to become available to around 93 per cent of Cumbria homes and businesses by the end of 2015.

BT Sport to make iCITY and the Olympic Broacast Centre its production home

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2012 00:00 GMT

BT today announced that it has chosen iCITY and the north end of the former International Broadcast Centre at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as the home of its new BT Sport channels.

BT Vision signs channel deal with Discovery

Press releases   •   Nov 15, 2012 00:00 GMT

BT Vision has signed a distribution agreement with Discovery Networks UK to add Discovery Channel, Animal Planet and Real Time to its rapidly increasing line-up of linear TV channels.

BT Vision signs Eurosport deal

Press releases   •   Nov 08, 2012 00:00 GMT

BT Vision has signed a contract with British Eurosport to add British Eurosport and British Eurosport 2 to its line-up of linear TV channels.

BT signs four more live match deals with top football leagues

Press releases   •   Oct 29, 2012 00:00 GMT

BT has signed the rights to show live top tier football matches from Italy, France, Brazil and the US, as it strengthens its new channel BT Sport.