(Listed in random order)

Core Integrated Solutions

Core Integrated SolutionsCore Integrated Solutions specialise in IP infrastructure solutions for the IT, CCTV, UTC and Transportation sectors.  We provide both cable and wireless transmission installation services and solutions which for the Tameside Co-operative which mainly cover the installation and termination of the fibre optic infrastructure. Core-IS also provide ancillary services such as cable containment.

Part of the Core-IS scope of works is to also provide on-site maintenance and fibre optic infrastructure design.


Andrew Hedley
07825 070701


Network Connect

Network ConnectNetwork Connect is a national provider of Voice and Data solutions based in the heart of Tameside. Proud to be a founding member of TDIC, Network Connect can deliver high speed, robust internet connections at excellent prices. 

As a specialist in voice and data, Network Connect also provide the following services:

Telecom services including Voice Over IP lines, hosted and on site advanced phone systems.

Security services including Next Generation Firewall, Sandbox, Anti-Virus, and Web Filtering provide a security fabric designed specifically to protect you and your business from Cyber Attack.

High speed, resilient wired and Wireless data network solutions.

For more information contact us on 0161 2142010 or sales@networkconnect.co.uk

You can also visit us at www.networkconnect.co.uk


Ashton Sixth Form College

Ashton Sixth Form College logoAshton Sixth Form College is a leading provider of post-16 education in the Tameside borough. With years of experience, dedicated teaching, high expectations for learners and a diverse study programme, learners achieve and exceed.





Wood ITC

Wood ITCWood ITC provides a full and comprehensive IT service to businesses of all sizes. Our clients range from small businesses to multinationals. We deliver first class remote IT support, along with a wide range of other technical services. These include Cloud Hosting solution packages to suit every size of business, hosted VoIP telephone systems and O365 solutions. We offer our clients peace-of-mind with the reassurance that their vital business systems are managed and monitored 24/7.


0333 014 3470


ITS Technology Group

ITS Technology Group

ITS Technology Group provides connectivity solutions direct to customers, as well as wholesale access to our networks for operators and partners. From dark fibre and leased lines, to broadband services, and managed IT services including VoIP; we cover all your connectivity needs.
We have pioneered the reuse of public and private ducts in to order to provide cost effective internet services with minimal disruption.


Lisa Harding
01928 291 000


Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust

Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust logoTameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust serves a community of 250,000 people across Tameside and Glossop. As a busy Foundation Trust Hospital we provide a range of high quality elective, emergency and specialist services for adults and children. Our mission is to work with colleagues, patients, carers and the wider public to ensure that at our Hospital




TelcomTelcom offers high-speed business broadband via fibre and dedicated building-to-building wireless connection. Affordable ultrafast internet and great customer service. Established in 2014.  Telcom was started to change the ISP market, by giving great customer service, a transparent offer, and affordable prices for the latest technology.


Danny Smith


Simply IP

Simply IPSimply IP provide high speed internet connectivity to residential and business customers using both Full Fibre and Wireless Microwave Radio technologies, while also providing Managed Cloud Services including Hosted IP Voice and Off-Site Data Storage. Simply IP specialise in delivering these services to multi-tenanted business and residential properties with industry leading service levels and quality”.


Mark O’Connell
0161 813 1870




TNP provides high capacity internet connectivity, wide area networks, point to point circuits, and consultancy services through the innovative use of fibre, copper and wireless technologies. The unique vendor and technology agnostic approach allows large organisations to design, build and operate their own networks independently of the established telecoms companies. TNP’s focus is on offering its services to high capacity internet users and networking clients in the public sector.

Chris Wade
08456 800659


NHS Tameside and Glossop CCG

Tameside and Glossop CCG logoNHS Tameside and Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) exists to improve the health care of the local population. We utilise the knowledge of our GPs and their practice teams to improve the way that local health services are currently delivered and to help our patients to make full use of the services that are available.





Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust

Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust logoSince its formation in 2002, Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust has grown to become one of the UK’s leading providers of community and mental health services. Our vision is to deliver the best care to patients, people and families in our local communities, by working effectively with partners to help people to live well. We employ 5,500 staff who provide care to 1.3 million people across six boroughs of Greater Manchester:

  • Bury, Oldham and Rochdale – community services and mental health for children and adults
  • Tameside and Glossop – children’s and adults mental health, health improvement and intermediate care
  • Stockport – children’s and adults mental health 
  • Trafford – community services and child adolescent mental health services (CAMHS)

Our mental health services provide care and treatment for people with mild to moderate conditions such as depression, anxiety or dementia, or more serious mental health illnesses such as schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder and more.



Jigsaw Group

Jigsaw Group logoJigsaw Group is one of biggest housing associations in Greater Manchester. Founded in 2000, Jigsaw Group is an innovative and ‘can do’ organisation which provides a range of services which go above and beyond our traditional housing management role.

As well as New Charter Homes, the Group includes Gedling Homes in Nottingham, Aksa Hones in Oldham, New Charter Building Company and Threshold, a specialist support provider.  Together, our mission is to provide GREAT Homes, GREAT Neighbourhoods and GREAT People.



The Loop

The Loop

The Loop (part of Gamma Telecom) is Manchester’s Fibre Network, offering dark fibre infrastructure, Point-to-Point Ethernet and high-capacity internet.

Our aim is to improve overall infrastructure resilience in Greater Manchester and provide Gigabit internet accessibility.

We also offer 1G, 10G and 100G point-to-point connectivity from Manchester to London and Slough enabling more companies to do business in Greater Manchester. .

For more information, please visit www.theloopmanchester.co.uk


Ashley Griffiths
0161 871 0950



CBNDigital infrastructure is a powerful tool for transformation. For local economies, for public services, for opportunity. CBN has a unique approach to the development and promotion of transformational digital infrastructure, with innovations such as the Thin Layer Model, Digital Exchanges, Dig Once Trusts and Imagine IBZL.

CBN works with local authorities, businesses and NGOs, both in the UK and internationally. Our members and associates include some of the UK’s top experts in telecommunications strategy, business development, technical implementation and mutual structures.


Shaun Fensom
0161 283 2675


Virgin Media

Virgin MediaVirgin Media offers four multi award-winning services across the UK and Ireland: broadband, TV, mobile phone and landline. Our dedicated, ultrafast network delivers the fastest widely-available broadband speeds to homes and businesses and we’re expanding this through our Project Lightning programme, which could extend our network to up to 17 million premises. Our interactive Virgin TV service brings live TV, thousands of hours of on-demand programming and the best apps and games to customers through a set-top box, as well as on-the-go through tablets and smartphones. Virgin Mobile launched the world’s first virtual mobile network and offers fantastic value and innovative services with 4G connectivity. We are also one of the largest fixed-line home phone providers in the UK and Ireland.


Thomas Poad


Concept Solutions People

Concept Solutions People

Concept Solutions People (CSP) designs, builds and supports dark fibre infrastructure which enables Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) ultrafast broadband and private data networks. The infrastructure also supports many applications that need direct fibre connectivity such as CCTV, public WiFi, Air Quality Monitoring, security, smart bus stops, digital advertising and many new “Internet-of-Things” (IoT) applications. CSP has built over 200Km of fibre duct in various cities around the UK and is rapidly expanding its network.

Richard Auld
07803 737321


Tameside College

Tameside College logoBased in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, Tameside College is a further education college that offers a wide range of courses including Full-Time, Part-Time, Apprenticeships and University Level. We aim to give all our students an exceptional experience.