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  1. Indefinitely Free Wi-fi on London OvergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2012 | Examiner.com

    Richard Branson's team has done it again. We found out last month that Virgin Media was offering free Wi-fi to everyone who traveled on London's Underground .

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  2. Virgin Media targets Birmingham tech hubs with 'ultrafast' fibre broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Aurora Era-Banner

    Virgin Media will provide 'ultrafast' broadband to tech clusters in Birmingham as part of its ongoing drive in the small business market. The scheme will target over 2000 businesses in Birmingham's tech hubs, providing products of 50 Mbps or 100 Mbps.

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  3. UKIP Infighting Over Rival EU Leave CampaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    Sky News understands senior figures in UKIP have discussed trying to suspend the party's only MP over his backing for a rival leave the EU group. Douglas Carswell supports Vote Leave, which is also backed by six Conservative cabinet rebels, but Nigel Farage has thrown his weight behind Leave.EU and its umbrella group offshoot Grassroots Out .

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  4. RR Media appoints Treadway MD EuropeRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Advanced-television.com

    RR Media, a provider of global digital media services to the broadcast and media industries, has announced the appointment of business leader David Treadway as the joint Managing Director for Europe. Treadway will join existing Managing Director for Europe, Simon Kay, who will continue to focus on his role as Head of Global Content Preparation.

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  5. PM Urges Boris To Back EU 'Remain' CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    David Cameron has urged Boris Johnson to back the campaign for Britain to remain in the EU ahead of the London mayor announcing who he supports. The Prime Minister was using an appearance on the BBC's Marr programme to set out his arguments for why people should vote for Britain to stay in Europe.

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  6. Boris Poised To Declare If He's 'In' Or 'Out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    Boris Johnson is today expected finally to declare which side he will be supporting over Europe, ending months of prevarication. The Mayor of London and MP, who also sits in Cabinet meetings, is the last major politician to announce his voting intentions after David Cameron fired the starting gun on the in-out referendum, to be held on 23 June.

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  7. Avenue QRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | This Is Staffordshire

    'The best musical of the decade' Sunday Times ***** Sunday Times, News of the World, Sunday Express, Absolute Radio, Smooth FM, Magic FM Winner of the Tony Awards Triple Crown for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt and packed with heart. Following five years in the West End and sell-out runs worldwide this hugely entertaining show is hitting the road on a brand new tour! Created by Jeff Marx and Robert Lopez Avenue Q is an irresistibly charming musical which tells the story of the loveable characters on a downtown New York street trying to make sense of life's burning issues.

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  8. Cameron: Brexit Would Not Stem Migrant FlowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | LBC 97.3

    David Cameron has fired the first salvo in his crusade to keep Britain in the EU, by claiming the flow of migrants into the UK would not be halted if Britain voted to leave. The Prime Minister's comments come after he announced yesterday that a referendum on Britain's membership of the EU will be held on 23 June .

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  9. Quocirca Insights: Is the outlook cloudy for the IoT?Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Computer Weekly

    In a recent Quocirca research report, The many guises of the IoT , 37% of the UK-based enterprises surveyed said the IoT was already having a major impact on their organisation and other 45% expected there would be an impact soon. The remaining 18% were sceptical about the whole IoT thing.

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  10. WiFi on Tube - Skipping Virgin AdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2013 | Going Underground's Blog

    How many people are familiar with the Virgin Media "splash pages" which appear on logging in to London Underground WiFi? Underground Magazine suggests that this may be all some people ever see. Their spoof feature echoes a sentiment and frustration I've often felt.

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  11. European regulatory spotlight: Google bows to EU pressure on 'right to be forgotten' rulingRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | SNL Financial

    Users outside Europe will reportedly be unaffected, as Google will target deletion of links based on IP addresses. Outdated or irrelevant links about an individual will no longer appear when someone across Europe searches for a particular name on Google, regardless of the domain extension, according to the report.

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  12. Virgin America Embraces Its Silicon Valley Roots with Tech-Focused FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | PSFK

    At this point, Silicon Valley is known to many outside of the Bay Area as the hub for startups and tech innovation. Now, flyers can prepare themselves to touch down in this technological mecca with a tech-friendly flight created by Virgin America.

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  13. build homeowner told to pay A 20k or else wait 2 years to get fibre broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Mail

    If you buy a new-build home, you would expect it to come with basic utilities such as gas and electricity, running water, and a fast broadband connection, but for one homeowner in Solihull this has not been the case. Andrew Dickinson, 45, moved to a new-build house in May 2014 with his wife and daughter and was led to believe Virgin fibre broadband would be installed.

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  14. Noel refused to be a wedding singerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... 48-year-old musician refused to be a wedding singer for one night. Speaking as he hosted a special show for Absolute Radio - which can be listened to at Absoluteradio.co.uk - Noel said: "Lars is great you see. He's a huge Oasis fan. And he's a ...

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  15. Noel Gallagher jokes Russell Brand has serial killer wet wipes in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Walkerton Herald Times

    ... he thinks could be a sign that his pal has murderous tendencies. Speaking as he hosted a special show for Absolute Radio - which can be listened to at Absoluteradio.co.uk - Noel said: "I spent the day with him recently. He took me to see a match a ...

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  16. Behind the scenes at a A 27m Winnersh Triangle officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Get Reading

    Winnersh Triangle is home to some of the biggest business names in the country and the demand for office space there has allowed the construction of a new 60,000 sq ft block on spec. The Eskdale Road site bid farewell to its 37.6 metre tower crane in May last year when the roof and steel frame was completed.

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  17. Markets: rebound in the FTSE continues into a third dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | MoneyWeek

    The FTSE 100 continued to make gains for a third day with the index climbing 38 points to 5,862. Theme-park owner Merlin Entertainments drove the market higher, gaining 3.3%.

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  18. Noel Gallagher refused to sing at Lars Ulrich's weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... 48-year-old musician refused to be a wedding singer for one night. Speaking as he hosted a special show for Absolute Radio - which can be listened to at Absoluteradio.co.uk - Noel said: "Lars is great you see. He's a huge Oasis fan. And he's a ...

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  19. Eurobites: India Turns Up Tax Heat on VodafoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Light Reading

    Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telefonica tackles IoT security; Virgin Media's fourth quarter; Telecom Italia's three-year grand plan. Indian authorities have warned Vodafone Group plc that it may face its assets in India being seized if it doesn't pay a 142 billion rupee tax bill, according to a Bloomberg report .

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  20. Vodafone ties up with Liberty in Dutch deal to take on KPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    AMSTERDAM/LONDON: Mobile telecoms network operator Vodafone and cable company Liberty Global have agreed to combine their Dutch operations to create a stronger package of TV, broadband Internet and mobile, aiming to better take on former incumbent KPN . Vodafone will pay 1 billion euros cash to John Malone's group to equalize their stakes in the venture, which will rank as the second-largest telecoms company after KPN in the Netherlands.

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