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The Newswire

In this section you can catch up on the latest news, press releases and statements from PageOne. For a complete listing of all news, please see the Newswire Archive.

20/12/2017

The paging revolution

In the December issue of the Emergency Services Times read how PageOne are poised to become the sole national paging provider across the UK. Paging lives on as one of the most dependable methods of getting the message across, especially in challenging circumstances.  Paging offers an efficient, quick and cost effective way to deliver your […]

15/05/2017

Vodafone announces November closure of its paging network

Vodafone has announced it is to close its paging network and services from 30th November 2017.   Vodafone’s decision came after the CMA’s recent decision to refer Vodafone’s proposed transfer of its paging service to PageOne to an in-depth phase 2 investigation. This means that in order to maintain a paging service going forward Vodafone paging customers will need […]

11/05/2017

Competition & Markets Authority decision to refer PageOne acquisition of Vodafone Paging customers to a phase 2 investigation

PageOne is disappointed with the CMA decision to refer its proposed acquisition of Vodafone paging customers to an in-depth phase two investigation and as a result will no longer be pursuing the merger. PageOne stands by its belief that the proposed merger was in the best interests of customers for wide-area public paging in the UK, and respects Vodafone’s decision to pursue the closure of its own paging […]

22/03/2017

999eye wins BAPCO Innovation Award

PageOne is pleased to announce Capita’s 999eye Emergency Streaming service, developed in conjunction with West Midlands Fire & Rescue Service and hosted by PageOne, has won the BACPO 2017 conference Product Innovation Award. Showcased at BAPCO 2017 as part of the Product Innovation Zone, visitors voted 999eye as the product they believed would have the greatest impact on public safety communications. […]

28/02/2017

Capita announces intention to acquire Vodafone UK’s paging service

Capita has reached an agreement with Vodafone UK to acquire its paging service, with Vodafone’s UK-wide paging customer base transferring to Capita’s PageOne business. This proposed acquisition will extend the future of wide-area paging services in the UK in an increasingly competitive mobile messaging market and enable Capita’s PageOne business to offer its extended range […]