Monthly Archives: December 2018

Christmas Opening Times

WhizzKid Repairs would like to wish all customers new & old a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, We hope to have your continued support throughout 2019.

We have listed the Closure dates over the festive period for WhizzKid Repairs but please note. These dates are due to family commitments and not us just been lazy haha.

We will have some January sales on when we return back too and also be stocking more branded parts for other devices.

So please make sure you have the best time possible and please please keep your mobile safe while we are closed.

Thanks for your support

Lee & Chelsea


O2 blames data outage on third-party supplier.

British mobile telecoms operator O2 said a software issue at a third-party supplier caused a data outage Today Thursday 6th December 2018 and it was working to fix the issue “as quickly as possible”

O2, which is owned by Spain’s Telefonica said customers of Tesco Mobile, Sky Mobile, Giffgaff, LycaMobile & TalkTalk Mobile which all use its network, were also affected by the outage.

O2 said other operators around the world were affected, but did not identify any companies.

Users of O2 services, who were unable to access the internet or apps that require an internet connection,

Britain’s second-largest mobile operator initially said in a tweet that it was looking into issues with data and voice service usage. It later said in a separate tweet that voice calls were working properly.

One of O2’s third-party suppliers has identified a global software issue in their system which has caused the impact on the services.