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Pure Telecom and BT deal 2018

22nd October, 2018

Pure Telecom and BT Ireland sign multi-million Euro deal to deliver faster, reliable speeds to more areas in Ireland

The deal will be welcomed by those in harder-to-reach areas.

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18th October, 2018

eir announces 750 new jobs for regional hubs

The positions will be split across eir's regional locations in Sligo, Cork and Limerick.

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17th October, 2018

Budget 2019 one week on - what does it mean for you?

There was a little something for everyone.

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16th October, 2018

Pure Telecom study finds people would rather vote electronically then visit traditional polling stations

Four in ten believe electronic voting should be an option as the next Presidential election approaches.

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11th October, 2018

Sky launches Sky Entertainment TV pack, with Sky Box Sets, Sky HD and Sky Kids add-ons available from just €8 per month

The pack will allow you to choose the add-ons that are most important to you.

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9th October, 2018

11 weeks to Christmas, 11 ways to save

Save time and money this holiday season with these 11 money savings tips.

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8th October, 2018

Third winter price hike announced as Pinergy put their prices up by 7.89% from 1 November

Second Pinergy increase for 2018 could add €66.04 onto the average annual electricity bill.

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5th October, 2018

Panda Power becomes the second energy supplier to announce a winter price rise: Bills to increase from 5 November

Latest price increase could add up to €174 to the the average annual bill.

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3rd October, 2018

Virgin Media customers can now get Virgin Mobile's unlimited plan FREE for three months

There are also some new deals on broadband and phone plans

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1st October, 2018

Energy Saving Low Rate Loan Scheme launched by Credit Unions and REIL

There's good news for households looking to make energy efficient alterations.

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1st October, 2018

Home Security Month - Switcher.ie's top tips on making your home safer

It's a good time to review security in your home.

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27th September, 2018

The first winter price hike has been announced: Flogas to increase rates from 1 November

The increase will add over €80 onto the average annual bill.

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27th September, 2018

CRU Report reveals gas switching on the rise for start of 2018

Electricity switching took a dive for the first part of 2018.

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25th September, 2018

There are even more channels being added to Virgin Media TV

This follows an expansion of their partnership with UKTV

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21st September, 2018

Looking to get your hands on the iPhone Xs or iPhone Xs Max? Virgin Mobile will have them from 3 October

And there are deals available for existing Virgin customers

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20th September, 2018

Nenagh and Roscrea to be connected to SIRO’s 100% Fibre Optic Gigabit Broadband Network

SIRO outlined the plans at a meeting of Tipperary County Council

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19th September, 2018

Netflix is coming to Sky Q in November, along with new 'Ultimate on Demand' subscription pack

This will be available to new and existing Sky customers

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13th September, 2018

Sky to launch integrated billing with Spotify Premium - and an offer for new and existing customers

The integrated billing will be available later this month

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13th September, 2018

Virgin Media Sport adds SIX new sports channels and announces UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League fixtures

The 'Extra' channels mean fans have access to all games across the Champions and Europa Leagues

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7th September, 2018

Worried about future price hikes? Just Energy has launched some 24-month fixed-rate plans

These plans could help to give you some peace of mind.

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6th September, 2018

Switcher.ie accredited by the CRU for the fifth year running

This is an important stamp of approval

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4th September, 2018

Here's what you can look forward to on the box over the autumn and winter months....

There's loads of stuff coming up for TV fans.

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3rd September, 2018

Save up to €507 with new offers on Vodafone's packages

There are savings across broadband-only, broadband and phone, and triple-play deals

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23rd August, 2018

Virgin Media Sport to launch on 18 September

Niall Quinn will join Graeme Souness and Kevin Kilbane in live coverage

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23rd August, 2018

Worried about winter energy bills? The Fuel Allowance or Household Benefits Package could be a big help

It's worth checking now to see if you're eligible

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