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Saturday night fever: 5 million Brits fake illness to abandon plans and watch TV

Almost 5 million Brits have faked illness to excuse themselves from social plans to stay in and watch TV[1] 18-34 year olds (53%)[2] are much more likely to cancel plans with …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom revealing best and worst telecoms providers for customer satisfaction

Commenting on Ofcom revealing the best and worst providers for broadband and phone service quality, Ewan Taylor-Gibson, telecoms expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Telecoms customers are increasingly looking beyond price when picking a broadband …

Ofcom’s decision to consult on “end of contract notifications” is one step closer to helping consumers get a better deal, says uSwitch

Commenting on Ofcom’s decision to consult on ‘end of contract notifications in July 2018 as part of their work to help consumers get a better deal, Richard Neudegg, head of …

Bandwidth battles: More than 15 million Brits clash over broadband issues

More than 15 million Brits – 30% –  have taken out their frustrations with internet devices on other members of their household[1] More arguments now stem from too much time …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s telecoms complaints data

Commenting on Ofcom’s Q4 telecoms and pay-TV complaints data, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “In this ultra-competitive environment, providers acknowledge that they can lose customers when service …

uSwitch comments on Sky Q adding Netflix to its platform

Commenting on Sky adding Netflix to its Sky Q platform for new and existing customers, Dani Warner TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Sky Q’s mission statement to ‘re-imagine TV’ has taken another …

Going for gongs: Plusnet and giffgaff win four each at the annual uSwitch Awards

Mobile and broadband provider Plusnet and mobile network giffgaff tie in first place, scooping an impressive four awards each at the annual uSwitch Awards Plusnet takes home the Best Value …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s telecoms complaints data

Commenting on Ofcom’s Q3 telecoms and pay-TV complaints data, Ewan Taylor-Gibson, telecoms expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Ofcom’s complaints data for telecoms providers suggests customer complaints have remained broadly flat since the last …

TV and all the trimmings: 6.7 million Brits put family-friendly TV at the top of their wishlist of festive favourites this Christmas

One in eight (13%)[1] – or nearly seven million[2] – Brits are most looking forward to watching festive TV and films with the family this Christmas The average viewer will spend around …

uSwitch comments on the relaunch of Sky’s TV offering as Sky Entertainment

Commenting on the relaunch of Sky’s TV offering as Sky Entertainment, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Off the back of their bumper Sky Sports rebrand, Sky Entertainment – Sky’s new name for …