It's been a bone of contention for mobile phone customers in the UK for several years that 0800 numbers are not free to call from mobile phone networks.
Calls to 0800 numbers
from mobile phone burn up the customers call plan minutes which in some cases can prove quote costly with pence per minute rates as high as 40p although it must be said that these do vary according to which carrier you use.
It's probably galling for mobile phone users to realise that calls made to an 0800 number from a BT standard landline are free of charge.
For an in depth look at this topic please visit the specially written 0800 Number Company Press Release
on the PR Log website.