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SEPTEMBER 2018

AUGUST 2018

News

Vodafone UK's partner agent programme opens up to new entrepreneurs

2018-08-16

Vodafone UK is now offering entrepreneurs from within the business and outside of it the chance to franchise their own store as part of our Partner Agent Programme.

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Vodafone extends cost free roaming to 29 more destinations

2018-08-15

Customers signing up to our Pay monthly Red Entertainment plans can now roam with no extra charges in 29 additional destinations. This means new and upgrading customers can enjoy their home plan abroad with no additional charges in 77 countries worldwide, more destinations than any other UK network

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Vodafone tackles international 'missed call' fraud

2018-08-15

Vodafone UK is now protecting its customers from international ‘Wangiri’ scam calls by blocking them even before they reach users, reducing the stress and financial impact of this widespread fraudulent activity.

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Vodafone’s Bristol network gets boost in time for Balloon Fiesta

2018-08-09

With half a million visitors expected at Bristol’s famous Balloon Fiesta this weekend (9-12 August), Vodafone has increased network capacity across the showground to ensure customers are able to keep in touch and share their best images over social media during the event

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Vodafone turns on advanced network in Brighton as data usage increases by 33%

2018-08-03

Vodafone’s largest ever investment programme in Brighton ensure customers are benefitting from our most reliable network ever.

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Vodafone introduces trans-inclusive initiatives

2018-08-02

Vodafone has announced a series of trans-inclusive initiatives, as part of the company’s commitment to improving the lives of employees and customers.

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JULY 2018

Stories

Internet of Things made possible with Vodafone Digital Buildings

2018-07-31

The Internet of Things (IoT) technologies are becoming an increasingly essential tool for businesses looking to digitise, says Anne Sheehan Enterprise Director, Vodafone UK.

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Stories

How gigabit speed home broadband will transform the digital experience of UK families

2018-07-18

Our new gigabit-capable full fibre broadband service, Vodafone Gigafast Broadband, offers a speed of nearly 1 gigabit per second (1,000Mbps) – about 20 times the current UK average. Neil Blagden, Vodafone UK COO, explains the benefits.

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Vodafone connects families and businesses with new Internet of Things range

2018-07-18

Vodafone is expanding its V by Vodafone range with two new wearables and a smart home kit, IoT products designed to make smart living a reality for families.

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First UK families receive Vodafone gigabit speed home broadband

2018-07-18

Vodafone has today begun offering home broadband speeds of 1 gigabit per second (1,000Mbps), about 20 times the current UK average, to families in Milton Keynes.

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Vodafone connects families for less with new, accessible IOT products for kids, grandparents and the home

2018-07-18

Vodafone is expanding its V by Vodafone range with two new wearables and a smart home hub. All three products have been designed to make smart living a reality for the average family – with a focus on ease of use, value for money and peace of mind.

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41% of LGBT+ people go ‘back in the closet’ in first job, independent multi-industry study across 15 countries finds

2018-07-04

Vodafone has launched a multi-country programme to help attract and retain LGBT+ talent with specific support for young LGBT+ people starting their first job.

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Vodafone: The UK's best network for using your phone abroad

2018-07-03

At Vodafone, we’ve been working hard to be the UK’s best network for roaming – and we think we’ve done it. Here are the top ten reasons why.

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JUNE 2018

Stories

Renewing our commitment to supporting the armed forces community

2018-06-29

"We're proud to renew our commitment to supporting the servicemen and women who protect our nation by re-signing the Armed Forces Covenant," says Helen Lamprell, General Counsel & External Affairs Director, Vodafone UK.

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Stories

Inspiring future leaders: women in technology at Vodafone share their stories

2018-06-27

Anne Sheehan, Enterprise Director at Vodafone UK, talks about the importance of inspiring future generations to become technology leaders regardless of gender or background, and shares the stories of three women in technology at Vodafone.

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Stories

5 reasons to count on Vodafone, starting with our new 30 Day Service Guarantee

2018-06-25

Vodafone UK Chief Operating Officer Neil Blagden introduces our brand new 30 Day Service Guarantee and offers four more reasons why our customers can count on us, including our in-store Tech Experts and our award-winning chatbot TOBi.

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Vodafone UK backs its customer service with ground-breaking guarantee

2018-06-25

Vodafone's 30 Day Service Guarantee, a UK first, offers all new and upgrading Pay Monthly customers 30 days to decide if Vodafone is the mobile provider for them.

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Stories

Vodafone’s 5G progress highlights our commitment to investing in Greater Manchester

2018-06-21

News that Manchester will be a 5G test city highlights Vodafone UK's commitment to promoting regional development in the North West, says Neil Blagden, COO at Vodafone UK.

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Vodafone advances Gigabit UK with 5G trial in seven cities

2018-06-20

Vodafone UK today unveiled seven cities that will become 5G test areas, with roll-outs starting between October and December this year.

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Vodafone turns on advanced network in Bath

2018-06-12

Vodafone UK is rolling out an ultra-fast network across the historic city of Bath. With upgrades currently taking place and further improvements planned over the next few months, the investment will bring much faster data speed and high-quality voice calls to residents, businesses and visitors across the city and wider area.

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Stories

Helping parents to get back on track and make the most of their working lives

2018-06-11

Taking a career break to bring up a family shouldn’t have to mean giving up a career permanently. As a society, we can and must do more to make it easier for parents to return to work, if they want to.

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Vodafone's network improvements bring faster and more reliable services to Cardiff

2018-06-08

Faster 4G mobile data connectivity and improved voice coverage are now available in more places across Cardiff than ever before, thanks to a significant investment by Vodafone in its Welsh network.

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5G

Vodafone’s 5G spectrum haul will help us to build Gigabit UK

2018-06-08

5G will underpin Gigabit UK, enabling advanced applications like connected homes, driverless cars, virtual reality and augmented reality, says Scott Petty, Chief Technology Officer at Vodafone UK.

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From sofa to sun lounger, with Vodafone UK you can enjoy Amazon Prime Video on the go - on us

2018-06-05

Vodafone UK has teamed up with Amazon to offer customers the chance to enjoy up to 24 months’ access to Prime Video.

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MAY 2018

News

Vodafone pulls out all the stops for Reading Station and beyond

2018-05-24

Vodafone UK has announced the installation of superfast 4G at Reading train station to ensure that Vodafone customers enjoy fast data speeds & reliable voice coverage.

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Stories

Live from the Royal Wedding: How the Vodafone network handled a 600% surge in data uploads

2018-05-24

As crowds in Windsor took pictures and video of the Royal Wedding, the Vodafone network recorded over 600% more data uploads than usual - that’s roughly the equivalent of posting about 680,000 snaps on Snapchat.

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Stories

How the Bright Sky app from the Vodafone Foundation and Hestia can help people suffering from domestic abuse

2018-05-16

Helen Lamprell, Vodafone Foundation Trustee and General Counsel & External Affairs Director, Vodafone UK, talks about Bright Sky, a new app from the Vodafone Foundation and Hestia that enables people affected by domestic abuse to find local support and offers advice for those wanting to help.

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Vodafone Foundation and Hestia launch the UK’s first app to provide nationwide domestic abuse support

2018-05-15

The Vodafone Foundation, Vodafone’s philanthropic arm, and Hestia, London’s leading domestic abuse charity, are launching Bright Sky, a free and unique mobile app to help people affected by domestic abuse.

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Stories

Maximising the benefits of Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies in UK homes

2018-05-14

Policymakers can help to maximise the benefits of Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies transforming care, transport and our home lives - a new report by the Social Market Foundation, commissioned by Vodafone UK, explains how.

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