Sign upto the UKSN Communication Network and experience next generation, secure digital comms. You can chat with members across the country and are no longer limited to distance* unlike traditional HAM radios. This will work UK wide with no expensive equipment needed - you can even use your android mobile phone. If you have 3G or WIFI you are connected to the UKSN Communication Network!
If you are Looking for something a little extra why not purchase a dedicated network radio or even Critical Services Roaming