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August 11, 2009

BE Broadband offer 2 months free broadband

The latest broadband provider to have a free broadband offer is BE broadband who are offering 2 months free broadband to new subscribers to it’s BE Value, BE Pro or BE Unlimited with a 12 month contract.

be broadband logo BE Broadband offer 2 months free broadbandTo make use of the offer new subscribers have until 31st August 2009 to sign up and need to enter the Be broadband promotional code2MONTHSFREE” when signing up to have the offer enabled.

New subscribers could save up to £43 if they chose the BE Unlimited package which along with the BE Unlimited package offer broadband speeds up to 24Mb via their ADSL2+ network.

The entry level BE Value package offers broadband speeds up to 8Mb and at £13.50 per month would mean new customers making a saving of £27.

All the packages come with a free wireless modem and offer Unlimited downloads (fair use policy).

To get the 2 months free broadband simply visit and when signing up enter the offer code 2MONTHSFREE


June 19, 2009

BE Broadband NOT blocking BitTorrent sites

Be Broadband have denied claims that they have been blocking BitTorrent tracker sites such as Pirate Bay and Mininova and instead say that it has been caused by routing issues.

be broadband logo BE Broadband NOT blocking BitTorrent sitesThe Be Broadband twitter page ( had a couple of updates:

On the access to torrent site issue: only certain IPs are experiencing connectivity issues to these sites. Our network team is investigating


Just spoken to the team who said it is a routing issue on the network. Be haven’t done anything to intentionally block access…

Apparently the problem is not that BE Broadband are blocking the sites but there is a problem affecting some IP ranges with some of the networks based in Scandinavia which is where many Torrent sites are hosted and that it is not only Torrent sites that have been affected.

Many believed that with the detailing of anti-piracy in the Digital Britain report earlier in the week that this was a move by Be to start acting to block illegal content.

The sites are expected to be back available once the issue is fixed. Be are owned by O2 broadband.

- Filed under: Home Broadband
- Tags: Anti piracy, Be broadband,, BitTorrent sites blocked
Author: Sheri @ 12:36 pm

June 16, 2009

Be Broadband with £24 Amazon gift certificates offer

Be Broadband  are running an incentive for those who join the broadband provider by 3oth June of £24 worth of Amazon gift certificates.

be broadband logo Be Broadband with £24 Amazon gift certificates offerTo get your hands on these Amazon gift certificates all you need to do is join Be Broadband on any of their deals (Be Value, Be Unlimited or Be Pro) and take a 12 month contract.

When signing up users need to enter “24Offer” to receive their gift certificates.

Any students who are thinking of joining Be Broadband should check out the 3 months free Student broadband offer that is also currently running.


Students offered 3 months free broadband from Be Broadband

Be Broadband (View Offer) are offering students who sign up to one of their broadband deals by 30th June 2009 3 months free.

be broadband students Students offered 3 months free broadband from Be BroadbandAll the students need to do is when signing up they need to quote the promotion code “StudentOffer” during the sign up.

Basically Be Broadband is targeting those students who are staying at their University digs during the summer break and not heading home by offering broadband for free when University is shut.
They then only need to pay when University re-opens again, meaning only having to pay for 9 months out of the 12 they will have the broadband for, a saving of up to £64.50 depending on which broadband package they choose.

There are 3 different packages, Be Value at £13.50 per month, Be Unlimited at £17.50 per month or Be Pro at £21.50 per month. They are an ADSL2+ provider and can offer speeds of up to 24Mb.

- Filed under: Home Broadband
- Tags: 3 months free, ADSL2+, Be broadband,, Student broadband
Author: Sheri @ 11:22 am

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