Mobile customers left frustrated as Meteor and Eir coverage fails

first_imgMobile customers left frustrated as Meteor and Eir coverage fails Customers in Galway, Offaly and Kildare have reported outages today. THE MOBILE COVERAGE on the Meteor and Eir networks was down for swathes of the country this afternoon.Customers have been raising the matter with Meteor and Eir’s customer service teams, with users from Galway, Offaly, Kildare among those reporting no service.A spokesperson for Eir told that an outage affected approximately “30% of its 2G and 3G sites nationwide”.They said that the service interruption began at 2.30pm and that the service was restored by 5pm.“We apologise for any inconvenience caused to customers,” the spokesperson added.Responding to queries on Twitter, Meteor and Eir had said that its tech team was currently looking into the issue, and that it would be resolved as soon as possible. Wednesday 19 Apr 2017, 5:56 PM Source: eirCare/Twitter Apr 19th 2017, 5:56 PM Image: Sasko Lazarov By Sean Murray Whoops! We couldn’t find this Tweet Image: Sasko Lazarov Whoops! We couldn’t find this Tweetcenter_img Meteor was acquired by Eircom in 2005, and is part of the mobile service offered under the umbrella Eir brand.Read: Over 30,000 sign petition to prevent Sisters of Charity becoming owners of maternity hospitalRead: The House of Commons has voted by 522 to 13 to hold a general election on 8 June 26,949 Views Hi there. thanks for getting in touch. We are currently experiencing issues with our mobile network…— eirCare (@eircare) April 19, 2017 33 Comments Share Tweet Email1 Short URL Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img read more