Sat 7th Dec 2019Tattenhall Online weather - OvercastOvercast 9°C

The beautiful village of Tattenhall in Cheshire

Troubled by Vodafone? Resort to Smoke Signals

Home » News » Troubled by Vodafone?
DSC_4014 1000

Why is Tattenhall currently a Vodafone black spot? How many people are grumbling more than ever about the inadequate mobile phone coverage. People have been seen standing on the cricket field or parked down country lanes, staring at their phones, desperate for a couple of bars of signal. Eureka, a signal, then seconds later it is gone! Half finished messages lost in cyberspace.

And what do Vodafone say? Yes there are problems and they will be repaired by 4th, then 8th, then 10th October. Take out the SIM card and blow! The world giant does not seem interested in humble phone users in rural Cheshire.

Sorry for the rant, but I guess plenty of you readers feel the same. Others will say change your provider. What about contractual commitments?

How wide a problem is this in our community and are those affected telling Vodafone of their frustrations? Ring 191 (when you have a signal) or 03333040191 and try to speak to someone around the world to get help. Sadly, their interest level is low, even when you threaten to leave.

Good luck.

Smoke Signal

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

VSG Xmas Opening 2019
VSG: Sat 07 Dec 6:17am

...

sunset-473604_1920
Ann Yates: Sat 07 Dec 6:17am

Mindfulness Classes at the Community Room, St Alban's Church13th December 2019 12-00 to 1-30 pmLed by Manny Emslie — Click here for more info.This is a follow on from the November meeting "How Mindfulness helps in Grief and Pain"These classes are informal and friendly. You are invited to come along and enjoy the...

EVITA_School-Logo_red
Jim Turpy: Fri 06 Dec 6:17am

Some of the parents and relatives who attended the recent (19-22 November) production of Evita at Bishop Heber School in Malpas — including your reviewer — would not have realised just what a treat was in store when they made their way to watch their young folk perform. As Evita is sung throughout, it places much greater demands than do most plays on the...