The BT Archives image gallery showcases over 1,500 historic photographs from the archive collections, from the 1860s onwards. The gallery offers a fascinating insight into the history of telecommunications through free downloadable images.

Visit our archive image gallery – just follow this link to BT’s image library and choose Archives from the menu on the left.

Our collection of historical film and video

Giving you a fascinating insight into our rich and exciting past. The selection featured here depicts people at work, technological developments, training, recruitment, promotional features, services and advertising campaigns.

These films reflect the attitudes of the times they were created. While they might not represent BT’s current views, we think it’s right to make them available, unedited.