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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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