UK Online today announced a one-month long deal offering new customers free WiFi with its 8Mb broadband service.

Customers who sign up for UK Online Broadband 8000 before February 21 2005 also get a free WiFi-capable router (normal price, £69.99). The Wireless Ethernet Router supports up to ten devices.

UK general manager Chris Stening said: "We want to enable consumers to experience the benefits of Broadband 8000, anywhere in their home, with the freedom that WiFi provides. The 8Mb service is already proving extremely popular, and with this offer, we're confident that even more customers will be tempted."

Broadband 8000 costs £39.99 per month, with a £50 connection charge.