The offer has been promoted with the new video below featuring Kevin Bacon:

Marc Allera, CEO of BT’s Consumer Division, said: “We hope this gives NHS staff one less thing to worry about. They can keep in touch with friends and family and use the internet without worrying about using up their data. Along with the discount we already provide, this is a thank you from all of us at EE to those in the NHS that are working so hard for us all.”

The move comes at a time when many UK operators are helping essential service workers and also the general population with their phone use and bills. Vodafone gave free data to its NHS worker customers for 30 days and O2 has given unlimited calls to every single one of its pay monthly UK customers