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BT staff vote for first national strike in 35 years
Landline and broadband customers told to expect disruption as engineers, call centre and shop staff back action

Mark Sweney

30, Jun, 2022 @4:49 PM

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BT asks for more time as ban on Huawei equipment approaches
UK telecoms operator struggling to meet January 2023 deadline to remove all Chinese firm’s equipment from core network

Mark Sweney

29, Jun, 2022 @12:20 PM

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UK telecoms industry agrees plan to help struggling customers
Mobile and broadband firms make number of commitments amid cost of living crisis

Mark Sweney

27, Jun, 2022 @5:47 PM

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Architecture students deserve better than toxic cultures and sleepless nights | Rowan Moore
Revelations about the renowned Bartlett school reflect a wider and longstanding problem with the profession

Rowan Moore

18, Jun, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Sunak’s design for the windfall tax is complex, but is it good? | Nils Pratley
Labour is right to crow as the chancellor’s hand is finally forced, but we need to see what materialises

Nils Pratley

26, May, 2022 @6:52 PM

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Kwasi Kwarteng to review French billionaire’s BT stake over security concerns
Business secretary intervenes after biggest shareholder Patrick Drahi raised stake in UK telecom giant to 18%

Rupert Neate Wealth correspondent and Kalyeena Makortoff

26, May, 2022 @2:31 PM

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Looney’s tune on windfall taxes is unpersuasive | Nils Pratley
The BP chief executive calls the proposed levy ‘unpredictable’ but it is also thoroughly affordable

Nils Pratley

12, May, 2022 @6:04 PM

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BT and Warner Bros Discovery join forces to create pay-TV sport business
Joint venture will bring together rights to sports including Premier League, Champions League and Olympics

Mark Sweney

12, May, 2022 @7:48 AM

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BT seems unable to accept I paid 90-year-old uncle’s bill
A reader writes that their relative was blocked from making outgoing calls when a payment went awry

Zoe Wood

09, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Pressing the right buttons for bliss | Brief letters
Brief letters: Button B success | A cure for heartache | Daily Mail contamination | Damned with faint praise | The Hollies

Letters

03, May, 2022 @5:05 PM

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The UK’s dwindling red phone boxes call up some wonderful memories | Letters
Letters: In response to Sophie Elmhirst’s long read, Steve Townsley and Mike Abbott recall their days with BT, and Tony Vinicombe, Mark Newbury and Peter Avery extol the virtues of Giles Gilbert Scott’s kiosks

Letters

01, May, 2022 @3:45 PM

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The last phone boxes: broken glass, cider cans and – amazingly – a dial tone
The long read: Five million payphone calls are still made each year in the UK. Who is making them – and why?

Sophie Elmhirst

28, Apr, 2022 @5:00 AM

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