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