Press releases

First Utility Broadband sale - up to 22% off fibre products in May

Thu, 03/05/2018

New fibre broadband customers can get up to £7 a month off - that’s £84 annual savings Sale...

First Utility launches broadband bill credit offer up to £60

Mon, 26/03/2018

New customers will receive £60 bill credit on First Utility’s superfast fibre products and £20...

First Utility launches bigger and better Refer a Friend offer for energy customers

Wed, 14/03/2018

First Utility offers £75 Amazon.co.uk gift card for you, and a £50 Amazon.co.uk gift card for a friend Savvy...

Shell completes acquisition of First Utility

Thu, 01/03/2018

The Shell Petroleum Company Limited (Shell) has completed the acquisition of Impello Limited and its...

First Utility agrees sale of business to Shell

Thu, 21/12/2017

New ownership to drive faster growth and innovative customer propositions The shareholders of First...

Over half of under 35s would choose broadband over Christmas dinner

Thu, 14/12/2017

First Utility Broadband reveals nations’ digital dependency trumps festive traditions 59% of...

First Utility partners with Nest to extend its smart home offering

Wed, 18/10/2017

UK’s largest energy challenger offers smart technology at no upfront cost First Utility, the UK’s...

First Utility launches new discount scheme to reward energy customers with cut-priced broadband

Mon, 11/09/2017

Up to 15% discount on Broadband for energy customers First Utility, the UK’s largest independent...

Brits overspend by £1.7bn a year on broadband due to ‘out of contract’ price hikes

Mon, 14/08/2017

Almost three quarters (72%1) of British broadband customers are on ‘out of contract’ tariffs ...

First Utility launches UK’s cheapest broadband for all as internet streaming overtakes ‘live’ TV

Mon, 24/07/2017

New research shows two-thirds of all Brits are now watching their favourite programmes via catch...

Loyalty tax: 8.3m households penalised £3.7bn by the Big Six

Wed, 05/07/2017

Analysis from First Utility around new Ofgem data shows the significant scale of overspend resulting...

Half of all DIY jobs end in disaster, new data shows (with a quarter ending in injury)

Wed, 24/05/2017

Wonky measuring, water leaks and personal injury among the most common DIY mishaps Lack of confidence...

First Utility CEO, Ian McCaig to leave the business end of September

Wed, 03/05/2017

First Utility today announced that CEO of First Utility Group, Ian McCaig will be leaving the business...

First Utility launches Home Services offering on-demand help from top rated tradespeople

Mon, 24/04/2017

Launch aims to help the two thirds (66%) of UK homes that don’t have emergency cover Over half...

First Utility to challenge broadband Big Four as it takes energy success into new markets

Thu, 23/03/2017

First Utility, the UK’s largest independent energy provider and challenger to the Big Six, today launched...

UK has overspent £7bn in the last three years while stuck on standard variable energy tariffs

Thu, 16/03/2017

Ahead of a House of Commons debate into the energy market, new data released by First Utility shows that...

First Utility announces tariff change

Fri, 24/02/2017

Large increases in policy and wholesale costs drive price increase First Utility, the largest independent...

First Utility and Warwick University use behavioural science to save energy

Mon, 20/02/2017

First Utility, with offices in Warwick and Coventry, is the largest challenger to the Big Six energy...

First Utility adds to its growing collection of customer service accolades

Fri, 17/02/2017

First Utility, the largest challenger to the Big Six energy providers, has become the only Netmums-accredited...

Safe and Secure with First Utility

Mon, 28/11/2016

Energy startup, GB Energy regretfully announced this weekend that it has ceased trading after two years,...

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