BT Second quarter and half year results to September 30, 2008

Thursday, November 13th, 2008 
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Revenue for BT (LSE:BT.A)(NYSE:BT) was £5,303 million, 4 per cent higher in the quarter, with continued growth in managed solutions and broadband and convergence revenue.

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BT Vision, our next generation television service, now has 340,000 customers. Of the new customers added in the quarter, an average of 83 per cent chose to take a subscription pack, nearly three times as many as last year. September also saw the launch of a new high definition movie service including blockbuster titles from NBC Universal available for as little as £2.95 per film. These are available to all BT Vision customers without the need for any additional monthly subscriptions or changes to existing BT Vision hardware.

BT Vision:

                             2007/8         2008/9
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                       Q1   Q2   Q3   Q4   Q1   Q2
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Installed Base ('000)  15   46  120  214  282  320

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