Home  ›  News

iD Mobile says sorry after wrongly charging customers for EU calls

Friday, August 18th 2017

Since 15 June, UK customers roaming in the EU should only pay the same as they would to use their phone at home. But iD Mobile has been charging its customers extra to call numbers in EU countries while they’re abroad,...

Read more

TalkTalk offers 'best value' fibre broadband for £25 a month

Friday, August 18th 2017

The provider describes the deal as “Britain’s best value unlimited fibre broadband” but admits that’s only based on a comparison with BT, Sky and Virgin Media. TalkTalk’s basic fibre package, called ‘Faster...

Read more

EE TV offers voice control via Amazon Alexa

Thursday, August 17th 2017

From today, customers with an Amazon Echo or Echo Dot can say ‘Alexa, ask EE what’s on TV tonight?’ and get recommendations from the same source that supplies Freeview Picks. Users can then get Alexa to record any or...

Read more

Grenfell Tower charity football match to be shown live on Sky and Freeview

Thursday, August 17th 2017

The #Game4Grenfell takes place on Saturday 2 September and will feature former footballers, celebrities and special guests. It is being hosted by Queens Park Rangers at the club’s Loftus Road stadium, the closest league...

Read more

Virgin Media is the best broadband for streaming Netflix, says Netflix

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

Netflix measures the prime time performance of its service on Britain’s six biggest broadband networks. The speed measured against all six providers improved in July, but Virgin comes out on top with a speed of...

Read more

EE cuts broadband prices by £2.50 a month – for a limited time

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

For the next few days, standard 17Mbps broadband is £18.50 a month instead of the usual £21. The package is recommended for smaller households with one or two devices and you will have to pay £7 for router...

Read more

First Utility adds gifts and vouchers to its ultra-cheap broadband deal line-up

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

Starting today, First Utility will be adding free gifts and vouchers to its existing broadband deals. It is offering a £25 Amazon gift voucher on its 17Mb ADSL (non-fibre) packages which, while some distance short of the...

Read more

Top six go head-to-head on Sky Sport Premier League

Monday, August 14th 2017

Liverpool take on Manchester United on Saturday 14 October and both sides face last season’s runners up Tottenham before the end of the month. A bumper Super Sunday on 5 November sees title holders Chelsea take on Man Utd...

Read more

Best broadband deals for August 2017

Saturday, August 12th 2017

Cable.co.uk has become synonymous with broadband comparison, but now, for the first time, its in-house consumer telecoms expert Dan Howdle, along with members of its crack deals-wrangling unit have hand-picked this month’s...

Read more

BT offers free BT Sport with broadband packages

Friday, August 11th 2017

Until 15 August, signing up to any 12-month broadband deal with BT will also get you a year’s access to all of the provider’s sports channels. BT’s TV Starter package, which comes with 17Mbps broadband and free weekend...

Read more