Research finds over one in-ten have four or more mobiles There are now more mobile phones than people in the UK, according to research released today by first direct. The country's 45 million adults share almost 70 million mobile SIM cards (phone numbers) and over 71 million handsets - an average of 2.5 mobiles per adult in the UK today.
10 Sep 2007Press Release
It seems there is nowhere Britons won’t take a call, with one in five happy to chat even while on a date, according to research by first direct, provider of the UK’s largest text message banking service. A quarter of the country’s 38 million mobile users spend more than an hour a day on their phone...
11 Dec 2003Press Release
Today (26 June 2014) first direct has launched a Windows Phone 8 version of its ‘Banking on the Go’ mobile App. This follows on from its recently added BlackBerry 10 App and means the bank’s mobile offering is now available across four platforms (iOS, Android, BlackBerry 10 and Windows Phone 8).
26 Jun 2014Press Release