Virgin Mobile passes 50,000th customer milestone

January 10th, 2018: Virgin Media celebrated today as its mobile network passed the 50,000 customer milestone in Ireland.


The announcement was made at Virgin Media HQ in Dublin by Sir Richard Branson who visited to congratulate staff and also held a business brainstorm for Irish start-ups, entrepreneurs and innovators.


Offering unbeatable value from the very start and a wide array of competitively priced handsets, Virgin Mobile has allowed Irish consumers to have the best of both worlds with contract flexibility and the best smartphones on the market.


Virgin Mobile are continuing to offer their extremely popular Unlimited Plan for as little as €5 a month for 5 months on a 30-day rolling contract for anyone who has yet to avail of the fantastic savings on offer.


Sir Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Group said: “It’s great to see so many Irish consumers enjoying the competition we have created and taking up the great offers that are available only on Virgin Mobile. With Virgin Mobile’s ground-breaking approach to contracts and unbeatable prices, it’s no surprise that over 50,000 people have signed up to date.”


Paul Farrell, Vice President of Commercial, Virgin Media said: “Virgin Mobile set out from the start to shake up the mobile market and bring fantastic value to Irish consumers who are fed up being ripped off by other mobile phone providers. Virgin Mobile’s customer-led approach is proof of this. With over 50,000 customers, it’s clear people want value for money while still gaining all the benefits of unlimited 4G Data, calls and texts and a wide selection of the world’s most popular smartphones.”


“Virgin Mobile customers want fast speeds, flexibility and plans packed full of data.  This winning combination means that customers have greater flexibility and a service which is available across every county in Ireland.”