Alternatives to Orange's service which is stopping

For ten years we have been using Orange internet and home landline. As we are only in France for the summer they allowed you to turn off the landline and internet when you were not there and restore the service when you returned so we only had to pay for three months a year. Now it is stopping. Are there any alternatives?


Many of Orange’s customers were taken by surprise when it withdrew this long-standing offer without warning. A typical customer might suspend their service for six months each year and the loss of this could add a substantial amount to bills.

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