Today Eircom are currently experiencing a nationwide outage,this not only effects landlines but mobiles too..there has been much anger at the situation which is quite natural its also having an effect on emergency services…

Eircom say….

We have been advised that an intermittent issue on part of our core telephony network is impacting some businesses which use 1800 and 1500 numbers or some members of the public who are trying to call those numbers.
Customers with ISDN lines are also effected whereby they cannot make calls.

The issue arose just before 10am and our technicians are working to resolve it as quickly as possible.

Standard fixed line numbers are unaffected.

Calls from eMobile or Meteor network to 1890 260 260, Broadband Tech Support team or to 1800 numbers will receive a message saying we cannot connect your call. We are working to resolve this issue as soon as we can and will keep you updated here.

This issue has also affected calls in to our customer care centres. If you do wish to log a fault or report any issue please log fault here

or contact our Webchat team or you can post us here to the eircom community.
eircom Customer Care




Meteor customers have also been advised with…

We’re currently aware of an issue at the moment that may be preventing some of you from making calls.

We’re currently investigating this at the moment and hope to have a resolution very soon.

Apologies for the inconvenience and thanks for your patience.


As yet there is no info available as to when the situation will be resolved…

By Jim O Brien/CEO

CEO and expert in transport and Mobile tech. A fan 20 years, mobile consultant, Nokia Mobile expert, Former Nokia/Microsoft VIP,Multiple forum tech supporter with worldwide top ranking,Working in the background on mobile technology, Weekly radio show, Featured on the RTE consumer show, Cavan TV and on TRT WORLD. Award winning Technology reviewer and blogger. Security and logisitcs Professional.