Talktalk opens London office

The home phone and broadband provider, will open a new office in Soho on Monday to offer free intern

This is the first time that the internet service provider will enter the retail market since it was split from Carphone Warehouse last month. Talktalk said it will also offer office space of 150 desks to start-ups and charge a monthly rental for it.

A spokesman said companies in mobile apps development, design, copy-writing and branding will move into its premises this month. The office will reportedly try to recreate a "Silicon Valley incubator" where small companies can collaborate and share resources with each other to keep their costs low.