01229 area code phone numbers

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How do businesses use 01229 phone numbers?

Using a local 01229 area code number for a business can provide several benefits. Here are just a few of them:

A local presence

By having a local area code number such as 01229 (for Barrow-in Furness/Millom and nearby areas), a business can create a sense of local presence and establish a connection with the local community. This can help to build trust and credibility with potential customers who prefer to do business with a local company.

Cost-effective for callers

Having a 01229 number can be cost-effective for a business as it eliminates the need for long-distance charges that may apply to calls made to a number other than with a 01229 area code.

Great for marketing

A local area code number such as 01229 can be used as a marketing tool to target customers in Barrow-in Furness/Millom and other areas. It can also be used to create local advertising campaigns that highlight the business's ties to the community.

Improved customer service

Using a Barrow-in Furness/Millom 01229 phone number for customer service can provide customers with a sense of comfort as they know they are speaking to someone who understands the Barrow-in Furness/Millom area and can provide relevant advice or support.

Easy to remember

Local area code numbers can be easier to remember for customers, especially if the business is associated with a specific geographic area. This can make it easier for customers to contact the business when they need to.

Overall, using a phone number with a 01229 or Barrow-in Furness/Millom area code can provide businesses with several advantages, from establishing a local presence to creating cost-effective marketing campaigns and improving customer service.

About the 01229 area code

01229 is an area code within North West, with the nearest major city being Barrow-in Furness/Millom. The 01229 area is within the Europe/London time zone.

Which areas does it serve?

Area code 01229 covers postcode LA13, LA14, LA18 & LA19

How about its history?

Barrow-in-Furness is a port town in Cumbria, England. Historically in Lancashire, it was incorporated as a municipal borough in 1867 and merged with Dalton-in-Furness Urban District in 1974 to form the Borough of Barrow-in-Furness.Millom is a town and civil parish on the north shore of the estuary of the River Duddon in southwest Cumbria, historically part of Cumberland, England. It is situated just outside the Lake District National Park, about six miles north of Barrow-in-Furness and 26 mi south of Whitehaven.


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FAQs: 01229 phone numbers

What can I do with a business number in the 01229 area code?

Our Barrow-in Furness/Millom local numbers can be used to make and receive calls from anywhere in the country. You can also easily send and receive text messages (SMS) too.

Is it easy to get a Barrow-in Furness/Millom 01229 phone number?

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How can I share the phone number with the rest of my team?

If you work in a team, you can all install the app and share the 01229 number. When calls come in, anyone can pick up the call. The whole team can send/receive texts too.

Is it quick to set up a local 01229 number?

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What other features are available on a 01229 number?

All our Barrow-in Furness/Millom / 01229 numbers are enabled for voicemail (inc. voicemail-to-text), media messaging, working hours, auto-reply, and many more great features. All included in the price.