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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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