As of today ISP, Tiscali, plans to offer new customers a free modem worth £65 and cut-price or free connections to its broadband services.

If you sign up for its 512Kbps service you will be offered a free connection, which normally costs £50, plus the modem. Choose the cheaper 256Kbps deal, and the connection fee drops to £35. The 512Kbps option costs £27 per month, while the slower alternative is £19.99 per month.

The offer is open to customers who sign up by the end of March 03.

For more information visit Tiscali's website.