016973 Area Code

Wigton Telephone Numbers

The 016973 area code covers Wigton and the surrounding area.

016973 numbers can also be based in the following locations near to Wigton:

  • Abbeytown
  • Aspatria
  • Kirkbridge (Carlisle)
  • Low Ireby
  • Silloth

Please note that an 016973 number does not necessarily come from one of these locations, although the majority do.
People or businesses based outside of this geographical location may still register 016973 numbers.
This is often done to give the impression of having a local presence.


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How to write an 016973 telephone number

The correct way to write number beginning 016973 is in the format 016973 xxxxx

The local number (the part of the number after the dialling code) is 5 digits long


The cost of calling an 016973 number

When calling from a land line, calls to 016973 numbers can cost up to 10p per minute, dependent on the time of day, and there is usually also a call set-up fee.
When calling from mobile phones, calls to these numbers cost between 10p and 40p per minute.

Most land line operators offer inclusive call packages which allow calls free at certain times of the day, or at all times, and most mobile companies include free any-time minutes in the monthly contract payment, or a bundle of minutes for a reduced cost in the form of a top-up credit.


Codes near to the 016973 area code:

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Map of the area covered by the 016973 dialling code

Map of the 016973 area code