Telephone Exchange
Benington Telephone Exchange

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Local Authorities = East Hertfordshire District Council & Hertfordshire County Council


UK area dialling code (STD code) for the Benington exchange is 01438

International dialling code for the Benington exchange is +44 1438 or 0044 1438


The Benington exchange is in the Stevenage group of exchanges.

10 telephone exchanges form this regional grouping.


Benington


Exchange Address

Located at :-
British Telecom,
Telephone Exchange,
Town Lane,
Benington,
STEVENAGE.
SG2 7BT

Benington -> Hertfordshire -> East

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Exchange Location



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Openreach Identifer

  • Network identifier code for the Benington exchange is SMBEN

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 Benington exchange provides fibre services.

21CN WBC

  • This exchange has not been 21CN WBC enabled

ADSL Max

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

ADSL

  • The Benington telephone exchange in Hertfordshire was enabled for ADSL in June 2004

Ofcom Classification

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

Historic Fact

  • Before PhONE Day On 16th April 1995, the STD Code For This Exchange Was 0438 85

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 Benington Exchange as a 'FTTP Priority Exchange' and the 'Stop Sell' date will be September 2023.

TalkTalk LLU Services are not available TalkTalk

Sky LLU Services are not available Sky