Telephone Exchange
Arborfield Cross Telephone Exchange

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Local Authority = Wokingham Borough Council


UK area dialling code (STD code) for the Arborfield Cross exchange is 0118

International dialling code for the Arborfield Cross exchange is +44 118 or 0044 118


The Arborfield Cross exchange is in the Reading group of exchanges.

22 telephone exchanges form this regional grouping.


Arborfield Cross


Exchange Address

Located at :-
British Telecom,
Telephone Exchange,
Arborfield Cross,
READING.
RG2 9QD

Arborfield Cross -> Wokingham -> South East

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Exchange Location



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Openreach Identifer

  • Network identifier code for the Arborfield Cross exchange is THAFD

Your LLU Services

 Telephone Exchange, Arborfield Cross (THAFD) has been unbundled by TalkTalk

Static IP Address

  • Plusnet offer their broadband customers the option of a "Static IP Address" for a one off charge of just £5. Make reliable VoIP calls, run a server, host a website or monitor CCTV remotely with a "Static IP Address" from Plusnet

Fibre To The Cabinet

  • The Arborfield Cross exchange provides fibre services.

21CN WBC

  • This exchange has not been 21CN WBC enabled

ADSL Max

  • The Arborfield Cross exchange has been enabled for ADSL Max since March 2006

ADSL

  • The Arborfield Cross telephone exchange in Wokingham was enabled for ADSL in July 2003

Ofcom Classification

  • The BT exchange, Arborfield Cross is classified by Ofcom as:- Market 1.

Historic Fact

  • Before PhONE Day On 16th April 1995, the STD Code For This Exchange Was 0734

PSTN Network Switch Off In 2025

The first stage Openreach propose to facilitate the retirement of their public switched telephone network (PSTN) is to issue 'Stop Sell' dates for specific telephone exchanges. Once a 'Stop Sell' date has passed, communication providers (CP's) will be unable to order any copper based products if a fibre solution is available at the customer's premises. Accepted fibre solutions include FTTP and SOGEA/SOGFast.

Impacted product and services that will be unavailable beyond a 'Stop Sell' date include WLR3 analogue, ISDN 2, ISDN 30, LLU SMPF, SLU SMPF, Narrowband Line Share and Classic products.

Openreach have identified 384 specific 'FTTP Priority Exchanges' that will be the first to receive 'Stop Sell' notices, see below.

Openreach have not identified the Arborfield Cross Exchange as a 'FTTP Priority Exchange' and the 'Stop Sell' date will be September 2023.

LLU services from TalkTalk are available from this exchange TalkTalk

LLU services from Sky are available from this exchange Sky