Mobile phone coverage in England
Difference in mobile signal in the UK are experienced every day with experiences ranging from useful to infuriating, depending on where you live.
Continue reading to find out the most recent network reliability and network speed scores for major cities in England, not including London (read our dedicated guide to ) and is based on data from our partner, RootMetrics.
Best network for 4G availability and download speeds across England
Our mobile network analysis
The information used in this analysis comes from a regular collaboration between Which? and coverage experts RootMetrics, and is based on over 580,000 measurements taken from multiple outdoor and indoor locations.
Using these measurements, we're able to give a definitive account of the real mobile phone user experience using RootScores. A RootScore is a simple way to translate all the data gathered into clear and easy-to understand marks of performance and is scaled from 0-100. The higher the score, the better.
Which mobile network is best?
Once you know which networks offer the best coverage where you live and work, you'll want to know which ones offer the best customer service and value for money. We asked over 6,100 members of the public to tell us about what they love and hate about their network.