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Virgin Media increases cost of broadband, phone, and TV packages

Commenting on the news that Virgin Media is to increase its prices by up to £48 per year, Dani Warner, broadband expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Price rises do happen, but …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s end of contract notifications consultation

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “At long last Ofcom is looking at bringing mobile and broadband providers in line with other industries by ensuring that consumers are told …

Virgin dispute doesn’t mean customers will miss out on their favourite ITV programmes

Commenting on the possibility that ITV might withdraw its channels from Virgin Media, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Virgin Media customers who are concerned that ITV’s stable of …

On-demand services leapfrog pay TV in Ofcom’s Media Nations report

Commenting on how on-demand services have leapfrogged pay TV packages for the first time in the UK, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “For the first time in the UK, streaming services …

Flexibility for football fans key as BT and Sky announce opening televised Premier League fixures

Commenting on the announcement of the televised Premier League matches for the first two months of the 2018-19 season, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “It is perfect timing for …

Viewing flexibility on offer for football fans as Premier League fixtures announced

Commenting on how football fans can watch matches now that the Premier League fixtures have been announced, Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “With next season’s Premier League fixtures …

Amazon broadcasting rights a major turning point for the Premier League, says uSwitch

Dani Warner, TV expert at uSwitch.com, says: “In a major turning point and a first for the Premier League, broadcasting rights now include an online competitor, meaning Amazon will screen 20 …

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 …