Category Archives: Information

Porting Business Phone Numbers

If you are not aware, porting business phone numbers is a standardised process that providers have to adhere to. Certain numbers cannot be ported, but the majority can be. Just because you have a phone number through a certain company, … Continue reading

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What Are 0800 Numbers?

The 0800 number has changed over the years and sometimes it’s confusing to understand the differences across a host of changes and different numbers, so here are highlights to what an 0800 number is for the caller and the owner. … Continue reading

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City Spotlight: Liverpool

Ask the average person around the world what they associate with Liverpool and the chances are you’ll hear “The Beatles” or “football”. Of course the city’s most famous sons – John, Paul, George, Ringo, Stevie G, Wayne and Carra – … Continue reading

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City Spotlight: Birmingham

As a proud Brummie (that’s a resident of Birmingham to our international visitors) and with it being the home to City Numbers HQ, I thought it was only right to kick-off our series of UK city spotlights with Birmingham. The … Continue reading

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Are 0800 Numbers Free to Call?

Please click here to view a more UP-TO-DATE article on 0800 Numbers being free to call. Here in the UK we like to call our toll-free numbers a Freephone number because “Free” is a word we like to hear! Using … Continue reading

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The Benefits Of Our Online Management Service

What a lot of people don’t realise about City Numbers, is that as well as providing exclusive 0844 and 0800 numbers, we also offer a wide range of additional services to assist your business in monitoring your customer engagement. One … Continue reading

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Dialling local phone numbers in the future

Ofcom today announced that certain STD codes will have to dial the full phone number even if they are in the same STD. Bournemouth will be the 1st location where you will have to diall the full number (Bournemouth STD code is … Continue reading

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Phone scam alert

We have been alerted to a phone scam currently going around that we thought we would pass on to our followers to warn others about. Simply link Our URL from the address bar or re-tweet our Twitter/Facebook post. The more people … Continue reading

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What are 0845 numbers

0845 is an incoming only phone number (also known in the industry as an ‘inbound’ number). Being inbound establishes that you would not be able to make outbound calls from your 0845 number at all, however you can inform your … Continue reading

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