Birmingham City Council and Virgin Media Business have launched free public WiFi
across the city centre, giving residents, shoppers and tourists access to
unlimited data services on the go.
points – roughly the size of a shoe-box – have been mounted on lamp-posts and
other street furniture across the city centre and connected back into Virgin
Media Business' nationwide fibre optic network to ensure unlimited, super-fast
are able to do everything from streaming videos, to staying in touch with
friends on Twitter or Instagram, to looking up the latest bus timetables via
the hotspot ID '_Bham Free WiFi'. With no usage limits, people
are also able to download content or surf the web for as long as they need.
Unlimited free Wi-Fi now available in Birmingham city centre providing 2.5 square miles of coverage