Three UKThree UK is a mobile telecommunications company which operates in several countries in the world. The company was launched in 2002 and Hutchison Whampoa owns the majority of its interests. All the networks under this brand provide 3G technology. In the United Kingdom, Three UK was founded on 3rd March 2003 (3/3/03). By 2005, 3G was the largest 3G network in the UK and had about 4 million customers. Three UK has the highest level of 3G coverage in the United Kingdom and full HSDPA coverage in the north part of Manchester and in London. The coverage is spreading gradually to other locations. In addition, Three UK has an agreement with Orange concerning roaming, and thanks to it, Three's customers can use the Orange GSM network when they are out of 3G coverage. All in all, Three UK provides over 99% voice and text coverage in the UK.
Three UK's services include pay monthly and pay as you go packages, mobile broadband, internet and business packages. There are also additional benefits for customers. For instance, PAYG SIM card users can get free Windows Live Messenger, free Twitter or 150MB of data every time they top up. Customers who choose our pay monthly offer can get 5000 Three-to-Three minutes and inclusive access to the Internet. The main advertising campaign of the company was launched in 2009, and since then Three UK's slogan has been "Changing Mobile Forever", because the company offers free unlimited Skype calls.