Author Archives: O2

About O2

O2 is the commercial brand of Telefónica UK Limited and is a leading communications company with over 23 million customers. O2 runs 2G and 3G networks and was the first to trial 4G/LTE, reaching speeds of over 100Mpbs, as well as owning half of Tesco Mobile. It also operates O2 Wifi, O2 Health, O2 Unify and O2 Media

Earthquake in Mexico - supporting O2 customers

After yesterday’s earthquake in Mexico we’re supporting O2 customers who have friends and family living or staying in the country as well as any of our customers who are visiting. We’ll remove all usage charges for our customers calling from their O2 mobile in the UK to international landlines and international mobile numbers in Mexico. … more »

O2 and the Inclusive Economy Partnership by Mark Evans, CEO

At O2 we have a long-standing commitment to deploy innovation and enterprise to not just analyse and understand problems, but to take action that delivers practical solutions to them.  This determination drives our work to be the mobile operator that delivers the best possible service to our 25 million customers. We also firmly believe that … more »

O2 customers in the Caribbean - be safe!

We’ve been tracking the recent news around hurricanes affecting areas in the Caribbean and we understand some of our customers may have been impacted by these events. We want to make things as easy as we can for you. If you have loved ones who may have been affected,  we’ll remove all usage charges for … more »

Summertime Smiles are on Priority - your chance to win

For almost ten years, we’ve been giving our customers access to the best tickets, exclusive offers and money-can’t-buy experiences with Priority. This month, we’re upping our game in our summertime of smiles. Until 28 August, the Priority app will be packed with chances to win tickets for an amazing selection of activities, gigs and events … more »

Being customer led leads to a strong first half in 2017 for O2

This week, we announced our financial results for the first half of 2017. With a lift in contract customer numbers and maintaining our market-leading loyalty, the results make it pretty clear that our customer led, mobile first approach is definitely the way to go. In the year so far (up to 30 June), we’ve added … more »

Partnerships for the future

By Ben Dowd, Sales Director at O2 Mobile connectivity is a vital part of modern life and business – and it is transforming our economy. Today, four in every five adults in the UK own a smartphone and about three quarters of them access the internet via their phones on the move. Customers increasingly expect … more »

Young people leading the digital way

By Kerry North, Senior Partnerships Manager – Social Impact, O2 On 23 June, we joined the top 100 digital leaders in the country to celebrate the Digital Leaders 100 (DL100), honouring the highest achievements from the past year, and celebrating teams and individuals who are blazing a trail within the digital space. Being recognised as … more »

Promoting Social Mobility: Important for our business, important for the UK

Ann Pickering, O2’s HR director, talks about O2’s commitment to social mobility and UK’s first ever Social Mobility Employer Index, published today. Sadly, there has been no shortage of news stories in recent days and weeks that reflect division and inequality in modern Britain.  These underline the need for access to opportunity to be open … more »