Telephone Exchange
Widemouth Bay Telephone Exchange

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Local Authority = Cornwall Council


UK area dialling code (STD code) for the Widemouth Bay exchange is 01288

International dialling code for the Widemouth Bay exchange is +44 1288 or 0044 1288


The Widemouth Bay exchange is in the Bude group of exchanges.

6 telephone exchanges form this regional grouping.


Widemouth


Exchange Address

Located at :-
British Telecom,
Telephone Exchange,
Combe Lane,
Widemouth Bay,
BUDE.
EX23 0AA

Widemouth Bay -> Cornwall -> South West

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Exchange Location



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Openreach Identifer

  • Network identifier code for the Widemouth Bay exchange is WWWBAY

Static IP Address

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Fibre To The Cabinet

  • The Widemouth Bay exchange provides fibre services.

21CN WBC

  • This exchange has not been 21CN WBC enabled

ADSL Max

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

ADSL

  • The Widemouth Bay telephone exchange in Cornwall was enabled for ADSL in February 2004

Ofcom Classification

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

Historic Fact

  • Before PhONE Day On 16th April 1995, the STD Code For This Exchange Was 0288 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 Widemouth Bay 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