August 5, 2008
Free Wi-Fi at St Pancras Station
LONDON, August 5 /PRNewswire/ -- - Romance is on Track and Online With Free Wi-Fi at St Pancras International
St Pancras International is the first UK station to offer free Wi-Fi access, making it the perfect place to meet. The 45 million people who travel through St Pancras International every year now have access to free and fast Wi-Fi.http://www.stpancras.com/news/connected/
St Pancras International is Europe's destination station. The first UK station to introduce free Wi-Fi sees it continue to set the standard for a next generation of station, brining glamour and romance back into rail travel. The station aims to redefine the railway experience for the 21st century through superior technology and customer service excellence as well as a unique commercial vision. St Pancras features Europe's longest champagne bar, over 50 restaurants, shops, bars and boutiques and a high speed link to Paris the station brings together romance and modern connectivity. So whether you're visiting the station for leisure, business or looking for love, St Pancras has something to offer everyone.
Gino and Carmella, a couple who met online using DatingDirect.com are the perfect example of how online dating is changing the way people meet. Their story is a modern fairytale, after only 6 weeks of speaking online they met and fell in love at first sight. A year later they have just had their first child together.
Urban digital network provider - City Space - has installed and will manage the free Wi-Fi broadband service for St Pancras International. The network is built on 30 BelAir 100s nodes around the station, providing all areas are covered, including platforms on both levels.
Dominique Didinal, Stations Marketing Manager says:
"St Pancras International is leading the way in creating a new experience in rail travel for the 21st Century. This station is more than a place to catch a train; it's a state of the art destination station. With over 50 restaurants, bars and shops and the launch of our new free Wi Fi service the entire customer experience is underpinned by superior technology and service excellence - St Pancras International really is the perfect place to meet, browse, refuel and now - go online!"
http://www.stpancras.com/ Contact: Kate Fisher, Press Officer for St Pancras International +44(0)20-7843-4250 Address: St.Pancras International Euston Road London NW1 2DB
St Pancras International
CONTACT: Contact: Kate Fisher, Press Officer for St PancrasInternational, +44(0)20-7843-4250, Address: St.Pancras International, EustonRoad, London, NW1 2DB