Virgin Media offers mobile "Addict" tariff

Virgin Media has announced the launch of the "Addict" mobile tariff, aimed at phone fanatics who prefer to pay as they go.

The Addict tariff claims a "market beating" deal of unlimited texts and unlimited mobile internet access when customers top up £20 per month.

Those who top up £15 a month gets 600 free texts while those who top up £10 a month get 300 free texts.

The tariff's standard rates for calls is 20p per minute and 10p per text message, there's more info, including the 34 handsets available, at www.virginmobile.com.