Telephone Exchange
Gainford Telephone Exchange

Fibre Enabled

BT Logo Fibre to the Cabinet, Fibre to the Premises & Fibre on Demand services are available to customers connected to the Gainford exchange. Most customers can now upgrade from ADSL to fibre internet. Suppliers include BT Superfast Fibre, Plusnet Fibre Broadband, TalkTalk Fast Broadband, John Lewis Broadband & ee Unlimited Fibre Broadband


Local Authority = Durham County Council


UK area dialling code (STD code) for the Gainford exchange is 01325

International dialling code for the Gainford exchange is +44 1325 or 0044 1325


The Gainford exchange is in the Darlington group of exchanges.

9 telephone exchanges form this regional grouping.


Gainford


Exchange Address

Located at :-
British Telecom,
Telephone Exchange,
Spa Road,
Gainford,
DARLINGTON.
DL2 3EB

Gainford -> Durham -> North East

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Exchange Location



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Openreach Identifer

  • Network identifier code for the Gainford exchange is NEGNFD

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 Gainford exchange provides fibre services.

21CN WBC

  • This exchange has not been 21CN WBC enabled

ADSL Max

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

ADSL

  • The Gainford telephone exchange in Durham was enabled for ADSL in July 2004

Ofcom Classification

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

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 460 specific 'FTTP Priority Exchanges' that will be the first to receive 'Stop Sell' notices, see below.

Openreach have not identified the Gainford 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