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EU plans to scrap roaming charges from July 2014

12 September 2013 Last updated at 22:32 BST

The EU Commission has outlined proposals to stop roaming charges for incoming calls when travelling in 28 countries across Europe from July next year.

It is part of a wider drive to streamline telecoms and boost investment in high-speed networks.

Nigel Cassidy reports.

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