Menu

Blog

Pandemic Digital Innovation of the Year Finalists

Please vote for us! Help us win Pandemic Digital Innovation of the Year award by voting for us. It only take a moment. Just click on the link below and scroll to the bottom of the page to tick the Spirit Of Salford box. DL100 Vote The prestigious Digital Leaders 100 awards celebrates organisations leading digital transformation in the UK. We’re thrilled to be shortlisted for ou ...

Vodafone commits to connecting one million people living in digital poverty

Vodafone is committed to tackling Digital Exclusion As part of their long-term ambition to combat digital exclusion, Vodafone have committed to get one million people online by the end of 2022. Delivered through a range of programmes such as the Great British Tech Appeal and Buy One, Give One they will be providing people in need with a SIM card loaded with 20GB of data plus ...

GMCA Digital Skills Bootcamps

GMCA Digital Skills Bootcamps   This year, the government is investing £2.5 billion in the National Skills Fund as part of its Plan for Jobs. The National Skills Fund will help adults to train and gain the valuable skills they need to improve their job prospects. As part of the National Skills Fund, the government has funded a wide variety of Skills Bootcamps, which offer adu ...

Virgin Media O2 launches National Databank

Virgin Media O2 and Good Things Foundation are about to launch the first ever National Databank. With this they will be delivering 7.5million GB of O2 mobile data to over 200,000 people who fall within the category of data poverty by the end of 2023. "The launch is a direct response to the need for mobile networks to find a long-term solution to the data poverty crisis at a na ...

Digital Devices Appeal

Salford City Council's Device Donation Appeal We believe that everyone should have access to a computer and social status should not stop that.  As a council, we’re doing all we can to help and we’re now appealing to Salford businesses and individuals -  if you’re in a position to help, please consider doing so. Whether it’s a small financial donation, or if you could donate ...

Salford Foundation Launches 'The Shed'

The Shed   ‘The Shed’ offers guidance and support to men living in Salford, Manchester & Trafford.The project aims to support men to move forward in their lives and reach their potential. This is achieved through a combination of professional help, volunteer and peer support. Last year, Salford Foundation helped 75 men and they want to help more. How can I support The ...

Skills City at HOST: apply now for amazing courses with a guaranteed job interview

HOST’s Skills City awarded £1.2 million from the Department for Education The funding will be used to fast-track 450 people into digital technology careers in the North West. Skills City, a unique digital skills powerhouse set to transform talent diversity in the North West, has been awarded £1.2 million from the Department for Education (DfE) to deliver six Skills Bootcamps, ...

Free Digital Clinic for Salford Neurological Issues Charity Basic's Clients

We have been made aware of a wonderful scheme which is being run by basic, an organisation who deal with sufferers of neurological issues and their carers in Salford. Find out who they can help at this link. See or click the poster below for more info (scroll further down this post for text) Text on poster reads: Calling Salford clients: Are you being left behind in the di ...

Digital Leaders Week 2021 IN Salford

We are proud to have represented Salford for nationwide Digital Leaders Week Our teams have done a magnificent job of showcasing all Salford has achieved and highlighting our aims and ambitions going forward. To see the variety of national events that took place please follow the link below: DLW Event Archive Throughout the week Salford have hosted many live online events co ...

Salford's Tablet Gifting Scheme Closure

This scheme is currently closed.  We are now in the process of working through the hundreds of applications, each of which must be considered by our panel.     Salford’s Digital Providers Network secured 500 Lenovo tablets to gift to digitally excluded low-income residents, and after a fantastic response from the community we are closing down applications in order to process ...

Scroll to top