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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...

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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...

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London Mayor and TfL plan to bring mobile coverage to the Tube

Friday, August 11th 2017

Sadiq Khan is putting together a troubleshooting ‘Not Spot Team’ that will work with local authorities and providers to find connectivity solutions in problem areas. He is also organising a City Hall summit – the...

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Vodafone offering 'cheapest ever' fibre broadband with choice of gifts or cashback

Thursday, August 10th 2017

Vodafone is offering 38Mb fibre broadband for £25 per month, or 76Mb fibre for £30 per month. In addition, you can choose your free gift from a Sonos speaker worth £199, Fitbit Charge 2, Sennheiser headphones, Tom Tom...

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TalkTalk offers by far the cheapest way to get a year of Sky Sports until 17 August

Wednesday, August 9th 2017

The deal, which runs to 17 August includes TalkTalk's 'Fast Broadband' – its naming convention, not a descriptor – for £28.45 per month on a 12-month contract. That's for the up to 17Mb ADSL broadband. TalkTalk is...

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Virgin Media customers hit by price hike to get speed upgrades

Tuesday, August 8th 2017

The provider announced last week that the price of its broadband, phone and TV packages would be going up by an average of 4.7% – an increase of between £1.99 and £3.99 for most customers. But those same customers are...

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Ofcom drops Sky investigation but says some customers may be due refunds

Tuesday, August 8th 2017

But the regulator is encouraging former Sky customers who had made written cancellation requests to contact the provider as they may be due a refund. An investigation was opened in August 2015 following an increase in the...

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KCOM fined £900,000 after customers left unable to call 999

Tuesday, August 8th 2017

The Hull-based provider’s emergency call service failed for around four hours overnight between 27 and 28 December 2015, something KCOM attributed to flooding in a telephone exchange in York in the wake of Storm Eva. As a...

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Speed test data shows UK's average broadband speed is 16.51Mbps

Tuesday, August 8th 2017

In a worldwide broadband speed league drawn up by Cable.co.uk the UK sits in 31st place – ahead of 158 countries but behind the majority of its European neighbours. The UK's average speed of 16.51Mbps is less than half that...

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Sky raises Now TV Entertainment Pass price mid-way through Game Of Thrones

Monday, August 7th 2017

Announced last month the change to the Now TV Entertainment Pass, formerly £6.99 per month sees it rise to £7.99 per month, a move closely aping Netflix’s February price rise, which saw its monthly fee jump from £5.99 to...

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