Having broadband problems this morning?

Having broadband problems this morning?

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 9:09am 5th March 2020. (Updated at 1:55pm 5th March 2020)

2 minute read

Some services are suffering an outage right across the South today (Thursday 5th March).

Both Sky and Virgin Media reported that their services had been down since late last night (Wednesday 4th March).

Sky have tweeted that's an issue across the South East: 

They've said their engineers have found the problems had been caused by a 'fibre-cable break'.

Services in the Salisbury area are starting to come back online.


There's also been problems across the Virgin Media network this morning too.

They've asked customers to call their automated fault line for further information on services - 0800 561 0061.

Website Down Detector has put together a map of where the outages have been reported: 

Down Detector Virgin Media Outage map March 2020
The area surrounding Salisbury has seen a number of outages in the last 24 hours

Virgin Media have also tweeted about the problems: 

They haven't given an estimated fix time though.

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