Starbucks has announced that every registered Starbucks Card holder will get free BT Openzone Wi-Fi at Wi-Fi-enabled coffee houses.

There are more than 650 BT Openzone Wi-Fi enabled Starbucks coffee houses throughout the UK and Ireland.

The free Wi-Fi is in addition to other "rewards" from the coffee chain for card holders, including free syrup, soy milk and whipped cream, so the scheme is clearly not to be sniffed at.

To become a card holder, and be eligible for free Wi-Fi, new Starbucks Card customers need to load a card with £5 or 5 euros and join the programme online by registering at