UK

Money pours into UK infrastructure to fill gaps left by BT and Virgin 25 February 2019
UK government offers €1.17 million for 5G infrastructure innovation 19 March 2019
Openreach launches consultation on shifting from copper to fibre faster 22 March 2019
UK operators explore barter-based mast-sharing to end rural ‘not spots’ 02 April 2019
Huawei restrictions could delay UK 5G roll-out by two years, report finds 07 April 2019
Huawei banned from UK’s core 5G networks, allowed in less sensitive segments 24 April 2019
New MVNO cooperative, Neibo, to use Orange Belgium’s network 26 April 2019
Virgin Media to offer 500Mbps broadband to businesses and TV subscribers 29 April 2019
Huawei tech ban in US looks likely as trade war escalates 15 May 2019
US’ action against Huawei is not an automatic trump card in Europe 20 May 2019
UK cities and operators lock legal horns over 5G infrastructure 21 May 2019
EE to launch 5G for consumers and business next week in the UK 22 May 2019
Ofcom to oblige Openreach to open up more, reintroduces dark fibre 28 May 2019
Boris Johnson ups the ante on FTTH rollout in the UK 18 June 2019
UK: state of the nation’s broadband – more fibre needed 05 July 2019
Report finds ‘no technical grounds’ to ban Huawei from UK networks 16 July 2019
Skills gap and “unhealthy, good news culture” blamed for UK’s ESN delay 18 July 2019
UK consults on planning rules to accelerate rural mobile coverage 27 August 2019
Openreach pilots new techniques to bring fibre to remote areas 08 October 2019
A third of UK consumers say they don’t need 5G 17 October 2019