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Remember, of course, that it was Oftel that promised consumers greater choice by scrapping BT's monopoly.
Chief executive Bill Allan said: "We were extremely concerned and disappointed by the results of the Oftel survey.
Oftel's policy of creating competitive markets for internet access continues to drive the growth in internet access.'
However, he was critical of the way Oftel had managed the switch.
Oftel will switch off all 192 services onAugust 24.
Oftel deputy director general Peter Waller said: ``Some operators already have codes of practice for disconnection in place.
David Edmonds, of Oftel, said the changes would save consumers an estimated pounds 800million over four years.
It currently says that its planned rollout of ADSL later this year, which would offer unmetered net access for fixed monthly fees, will be shelved unless Oftel gives it a three-year monopoly on the technology.
"Oftel's policy of creating competitive markets continues to drive the growth in access.
Oftel goes on to state that both dial-up and broadband Internet access is less expensive in the UK than in other European countries.
Paul Elliott, chief executive of BT Directories, believes there are question marks over Oftel's handling of the switch to 118.
Richard Burden (below), Labour MP for Birmingham Northfield and a member of the Commons Trade and Industry Select Committee, has written to telecommunications watchdog Oftel demanding tougher action to protect the consumer.
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