Metro SMS Alerts
 

 
To activate, send the text message with the advertised keyword to
07950 080 272


Each message received will cost a maximum of 25p

There will be up to 3 messages per day

To cancel your service, send the text message to 07950 080 272
or reply to any Metro SMS message as follows:
for IRAQ service send STOP
for NEWS service send STOP NEWS

Please read the terms and conditions below before using the service.

To help you there are answers to frequently asked questions below.

 


 Terms and conditions


  1. You must be the owner of the mobile phone or an authorised user of it who is authorised to incur charges
  2. The contract runs from the date we accept your registration until you or we cancel it. You can suspend the service at any time. We can suspend or cancel if you fail to make payment or breach the conditions of use. We can also cancel without prior notice.
  3. We are not liable for any error, delay or interruption to nor any inaccuracy or incompleteness in the service, which is outside of our control. We do not guarantee that the service will be without delay or interruption nor that the information supplied will be accurate or complete
  4. The price of the service is the price we publish from time to time that is applicable to your mobile phone network. Unless stated otherwise, the price includes VAT. Messages are charged at the rate current at the time of transmission. You pay per message received. Charges are billed by and payable to your mobile phone company
  5. We reserve the right to alter charges and/or these conditions from time to time without prior notice
  6. Publication, copying or re-distribution of any information is prohibited. Information is for personal use only
  7. By subscribing to the SMS Alerts service you are agreeing to receive occasional SMS messages from Metro informing you of promotions and events. You will not be charged for receiving these messages, however you may agree to receive further messages that you will be charged for receiving.
 Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

What are SMS News Alerts?

SMS Alerts enable you to register to receive breaking news headlines to your mobile phone.

Can I receive SMS Alerts?

The SMS Alerts service is only available to mobile phone subscribers of O2, Orange and Vodafone. T-Mobile is coming soon.

How much will it cost?

Each SMS Alert received on your phone will cost a maximum of 25p including VAT. Please contact your network operator with billing enquiries.

How do I switch the service on?

To activate send the text message with the advertised keyword to 07950 080 272

When are the alerts sent?

Between 07:00 - 23:00 every day

How many alerts will I receive?

The Metro editorial team will ensure that only the most important news will be sent - you will receive a maximum of 3 messages a day.

How do I stop receiving alerts?

To cancel your service, send the text message to 07950 080 272
or reply to any Metro SMS message as follows:
for IRAQ service send STOP
for NEWS service send STOP NEWS


Need more help?

Should you require further assistance, please email our helpdesk at: sms@ukmetro.co.uk

Last Updated: Wednesday 7 May 2003