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Fix Bad Broadband

Broadband down? How to contact your provider

By Yvette Fletcher

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Think your broadband is down? Find out how to quickly check and contact your broadband provider when there's a problem

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When your broadband service goes down, you can be left burning through your mobile phone's data allowance, trying to figure out what's going on and how to contact your provider. We’ve rounded up all of the key information to make life easier.

The links below will help you check whether broadband from your provider is down in your area. If you need to get in touch with your broadband provider to let them know about a fault, we’ve pulled together all of the necessary contact details for that too.

If your provider tells you there’s no issue, there may be other things you can do to improve your connection – find out how to speed up slow broadband using our guide.

BT Broadband contact details 

Check BT Broadband's service status
Call BT customer service: 0800 111 4567
Contact BT Live Chat
Read advice on what to do if you think there are BT faults
Twitter: @BTCare
Facebook: BT UK

Read our review of BT Broadband

EE Broadband contact details 

Check EE Broadband's service status
Call EE customer service: 0800 079 8586
Read EE Broadband's troubleshooting tips
Twitter: @EE
Facebook: EE

Read our review of EE Broadband

John Lewis Broadband contact details 

Check John Lewis Broadband's service status
Call John Lewis Broadband customer service: 0800 022 3300
Read what to do if your John Lewis Broadband isn't working
Twitter: @JLcustserv

Read our review of John Lewis Broadband.

Plusnet Broadband contact details 

Check Plusnet's service status
Call Plusnet customer service: 033 3006 8582
Contact Plusnet's Live Chat
Read advice about Plusnet connection issues
Twitter: @Plusnet
Facebook: Plusnet

Read our review of Plusnet Broadband

Post Office Broadband contact details 

Call Post Office Broadband's customer service: 0345 600 3210
Read advice on Post Office Broadband connection issues
Twitter: @PostOffice
Facebook: Post Office

Read our review of Post Office Broadband

Sky Broadband contact details 

Check Sky's broadband service status
Call Sky's customer service: 0344 241 4141 or 0333 759 3138
Read tips on what to do when Sky internet is down
Twitter: @SkyHelpTeam
Facebook: Sky

 Read our review of Sky Broadband

SSE Broadband contact details 

Call SSE's customer service: 0345 071 9886
Contact SSE Live Chat
Twitter: @YourSSE
Facebook: Your SSE

Read our review of SSE Broadband

TalkTalk Broadband contact details 

Check TalkTalk's broadband service status
Call TalkTalk customer service: 0345 172 0088
Read advice about what to do when TalkTalk broadband is down
Twitter: @TalkTalk
Facebook: TalkTalk

Read our review of TalkTalk Broadband

Utility Warehouse Broadband contact details 

Call Utility Warehouse customer service: 0333 777 0555
Read Utility Warehouse's broadband troubleshooting tips

Read our review of Utility Warehouse Broadband

Virgin Media Broadband contact details 

Check Virgin Media's broadband service status
Call Virgin Media customer service: 0345 454 1111
Read advice about Virgin Media problems
Twitter: @virginmedia
Facebook: Virgin Media

Read our review of Virgin Media Broadband

Vodafone Broadband contact details 

Check Vodafone's broadband service status
Call Vodafone customer service: 08080 034 515
Contact Vodafone Live Chat
Read tips about how to fix Vodafone broadband problems
Twitter: @VodafoneUK
Facebook: Vodafone UK

Read our review of Vodafone Broadband

Zen Internet contact details 

Check Zen Internet's service status
Call Zen Internet customer service: 01706 902001
Contact Zen Internet Live Chat
Read how to fix Zen Internet problems
Twitter: @zeninternet
Facebook: Zen Internet UK

Read our review of Zen Internet Broadband