Entries tagged: Regional Numbers


What are 03 Numbers?

Although they were launched all the way back in March 2007, there is still some confusion about the 03 number range.

03 numbersWhat Are Virtual Phone Numbers?

You may have heard of virtual numbers and wondered what they are.

Well, wonder no more, as it’s really very simple – a virtual number is the same as a regular phone number, except…


UK Calling

It’s a familiar litany…calls cost no more than x from a BT landline, costs from other landlines and mobiles may vary. You may never have entered one of the numerous phone ins and competitions which…


Dialling the Code

Following successful introductions elsewhere in the country, Ofcom have taken the next step in its phased move towards maximising the availability of telephone numbers for new users within an area. With effect from 1st October…


Call Tracking Solutions

Yesterday, Google introduced a call tracking solution for its Adwords advertising program. This is a useful addition, allowing businesses advertising on their platform to track calls back to specific ads and keywords.

But what…


Putting business at the heart of the agenda

The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment bill which was introduced to Parliament at the end of June promises to “remove barriers to growth for small firms, strengthen the foundations for a sustainable recovery, and create…


Regional Pride

As the 6 Nations rugby tournament winds to a close this weekend supporters can look back with pride on a sterling performance or reflect on what might have been.   Yet again the tournament has delivered…


Dialling Locally

In our July article, “Saving the number” we highlighted Ofcom plans to extend the area code dialling initiative to a further five areas. Ofcom’s consultation period is now over and it has confirmed that…


Saving The Number

Following the success of its area code dialling initiative in the 01202 local area last year, Ofcom has announced plans to extend the scheme to a further five areas.  Reflecting the way in which competition…



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