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Microsoft Outlook causing productivity issues? Bowland IT are here to assist.

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Are you tired of dealing with constant issues and glitches in your email client? Are you ready for a change that will not only enhance your productivity but also streamline…

Customers leave bad reviews over poor hospitality WIFI

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Wi-Fi is no longer a luxury—it's a necessity. This is especially true in the hospitality industry, where a guest's experience can be significantly enhanced or hampered by the quality of…

FOR SALE: Bowland IT & Telecoms’ First Company Van

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After faithfully serving us since 2019, Bowland IT & Telecoms is bidding farewell to our first ever van, a trusty Citroen Nemo. This little workhorse has been our pride and…

Embrace Growth This Easter: Upgrade Your IT & Telecoms

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As we welcome the refreshing spirit of Easter, Bowland IT extends warm wishes to everyone celebrating. This season, symbolising renewal and new beginnings, offers an unparalleled opportunity to reflect not…

Celebrating 10 years of Bowland IT

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From its humble beginnings in Oliver Alcock’s back bedroom in 2013 to becoming a cornerstone in the IT and telecoms industry, Bowland IT’s journey is a testament to innovation, perseverance,…

Unlocking the Door to Enhanced Cybersecurity with Bowland IT’s Cyber Essentials Certification Consultancy

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In the digital age, where cyber threats loom larger and more sophisticated than ever, safeguarding your business’s digital infrastructure is not just an option—it's a necessity. Recognising this critical need,…

Bowland IT & Telecoms, Pioneering VOIP Intercom Solutions Across the UK

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In an era where business operations are increasingly digitised and remote work is becoming the norm, the security of physical premises remains a critical concern for companies across the UK.…

The End of the Dreaded Engaged Tone: Revolutionising Customer Service

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In an era where customer satisfaction can make or break a business, the last thing any company wants is to turn away potential interactions because of an outdated phone system.…

Stay Connected Under the Sun: How WiFi in Beer Gardens Boosts Business

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As the mercury rises and the days stretch longer, the call of the beer garden becomes irresistible. These communal spaces, known for good drinks, great company, and a dose of…
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Discover Unmatched Retail Store IT, Network, and EPOS Support

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In the dynamic realm of retail store IT support, seamless operation and exceptional customer experience are paramount. At Bowland IT, we understand the critical nature of dependable IT, Network, and…

Ensuring Business Continuity: The Importance of 24/7/365 Network and Server Monitoring

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In today's fast-paced digital landscape, businesses rely heavily on their network infrastructure and servers to operate efficiently. Any downtime or performance issues can result in significant financial losses, decreased productivity,…

Bowland IT & Device Doctor: Continuing Our Partnership with Clitheroe Cricket Club

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Bowland IT, in partnership with our sister company Device Doctor, is thrilled to announce the renewal of our sponsorship agreement with Clitheroe Cricket Club for another year. This renewal marks…

Worldwide Business Travellers never need to switch SIM cards again

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Worldwide businesses travellers require seamless access to data networks across the globe. Whether it's managing operations, staying in touch with clients, or accessing vital information, having reliable connectivity is paramount.…

Network Infrastructure Installation by Bowland IT & Telecoms

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In today's digital age, a robust and seamlessly integrated network infrastructure is the backbone of any successful business operation. From small startups to large enterprises, the demand for reliable connectivity…

Microsoft Encarta 97, Blast from the past!

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In the late '90s, the digital landscape was evolving rapidly, and one piece of software captured the imaginations of curious minds everywhere: Microsoft Encarta 1997. For many, it was more…

Lancashire Apple Mac Repair Specialists

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In today's fast-paced digital world, Apple Mac computers have become indispensable tools for both personal and professional use. From creative professionals pushing the boundaries of design to entrepreneurs managing their…

Empowering Rural Businesses: The Role of IT and Telecoms in Agriculture

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In the vast landscapes of the UK, rural businesses, particularly those in the agricultural sector, are the backbone of local economies. From quaint family farms to expansive agricultural firms, these…

Ditch the Rice: Better Ways to Rescue Your Wet Smartphone

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The Rice Method Myth The enduring myth that rice can save a wet phone is rooted in the idea that rice, a well-known desiccant, can draw out moisture effectively. This…

Happy 19th Birthday to the Printed Cup Company

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19th Year of Operation As one of the most innovative and dynamic entities in the bespoke packaging industry, Printed Cup Company celebrates its 19th year of operation, marking nearly two…
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Burnley Business Phone Systems

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In today's fast-paced business environment, effective communication is crucial for success. Whether you're a small start-up or a large enterprise, having a reliable and efficient business phone system is essential…

Unearthing Innovation: How the Q1 Computers Shaped Our Digital World

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Unearthed in a House Clearance In an astonishing twist of fate, what began as a routine house clearance in a nondescript London neighborhood swiftly turned into a landmark event in…

Avast to Pay $16.5 Million in Landmark Privacy Settlement: A Deep Dive into Data Sale Controversy

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Avast to Pay $16.5m Settlement Millions worldwide have trusted Avast, a leading provider of antivirus and security software, to protect their digital lives. Yet, this trust took a significant hit…

A Taste of Innovation: Bowland IT Attends the Chamber of Commerce Curry Club

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Chamber of Commerce Curry Club Held at Burnley Football Club As a leading telecoms company, we at Bowland IT recently had the pleasure of attending the vibrant and forward-thinking Curry…

Innovating Interactivity: Bowland and Newline’s Touchscreen Revolution

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Bowland's Partnership with Newline In a significant stride towards enhancing interactivity in educational and business environments, Bowland has proudly announced its partnership with Newline. Whom are a global frontrunner in…

A Decade of Difference: Inside the 10-Year Celebration of Burnley FC in the Community

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Recently, Oli and Jenna, directors of Bowland IT, were honored with a prestigious invitation to a charity event held at the Houses of Parliament in London. Organized by Burnley FC…

Beyond the Horizon: The Future of IT and Connectivity for Yachts

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IT Support for Yachts Worldwide, 5G Broadband, WIFI, Yacht Network In the luxurious world of yachting, the demand for seamless connectivity and advanced technology is unparalleled. Yacht owners face unique…

Bentley and 5G: A New Era of High-Speed, Seamless In-Car Internet

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Bentley 5G Data SIM Cards In the world of luxury vehicles, connectivity is no longer a luxury—it's a necessity. Bentley understands this and has taken a significant step forward with…

Burnley FC in the Community’s Exclusive 6-A-Side Tournament

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As the sun begins to shine brighter and the scent of freshly cut grass fills the air, it's time for us at Bowland IT to lace up our boots, sharpen…

Bowland IT Provides Connectivity to Fern Court Business Centre

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Bowland Revolutionizes Connectivity in Clitheroe's Fern Court Business Centre In a significant stride towards enhancing connectivity in Clitheroe's commercial landscape, Bowland proudly announces its partnership with Fern Court. This collaboration…

Navigating the Horizon: The 2025 PSTN Switch Off and Its Impacts

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What is the 2025 PSTN Switch Off? PSTN has connected global calls for over a century. It symbolizes a period of great innovation and unity. It's key for both personal…

Openreach Broadband Speeds May Double in April

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In a groundbreaking announcement, Openreach has unveiled plans to significantly boost broadband speeds across the UK from April 2024. This ambitious upgrade is set to revolutionize internet connectivity by potentially…
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Prestigious Modern Padiham Offices TO LET

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Bowland IT & Telecoms are proud to supply superfast leased line broadband connectivity and telephone lines at Ribble Business Centre in Padiham. Bowland IT & Telecoms are proudly based at…

Cyber Essentials for Business – Bowland IT can assist businesses with gaining their Cyber Essentials certification

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In today's digital landscape, the significance of cybersecurity for businesses cannot be overstated, regardless of their size. Cyber threats are evolving, becoming more sophisticated and potentially devastating to any organization's…

Our East Lancs Chamber of Commerce Membership

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About Us We are Bowland IT, a leading IT support and telecom service provider in Lancashire. Our main committment is to offer a wide range of services designed to support…

BT and Starlink in Talks to Improve Rural Broadband Connectivity

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BT & Starlink’s Communication BT and Starlink are engaging in discussions aimed at enhancing broadband and mobile services in the UK's rural areas. These talks are part of a broader…

Dell and Nokia Extended Partnership

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Dell and Nokia Agree Extended Partnership for Network Cloud Transformation Dell and Nokia have significantly extended their partnership to focus on the development and implementation of private 5G cloud networks…

Bowland IT in the Community

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Bowland IT Community Focus At Bowland IT, we're deeply committed to enriching our local communities through meaningful partnerships and support initiatives. Our collaboration with various local charities and sports groups…

Computer Hardware Solutions

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Computer Hardware Solutions At Bowland IT, we dedicate ourselves to offering a wide range of computer hardware solutions, including both brand-new and quality refurbished systems tailored for business, home, and…

Virgin Media Launch Fastest Residential Broadband Yet in the UK 2gbps

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Virgin Media O2 Launch Fastest Residential Broadband Yet in the UK 2Gbps Virgin Media O2 has officially launched the UK's first 2Gbps broadband service for residential customers, setting a new…

PC Repairs | Bowland IT

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About Our PC Repair Services Bowland IT, established in 2013, has significantly contributed to the IT support landscape around Clitheroe and Ribble Valley, offering comprehensive laptop and PC repair services.…

WIFI Mesh Systems | Bowland IT

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Our Focus - Ubiquiti WIFI Mesh Systems Here at Bowland IT we are renowned for our specialization in implementing Ubiquiti WIFI Mesh Systems, specifially designed to enhance connectivity in both…

Ofcom’s 2024/2025 Plan of Work

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Ofcom's 2024/2025 Plan Of Work Focus Agenda Ofcom, the UK's telecommunications regulator, has unveiled its plan of work agenda for 2024/2025, focusing on implementing online safety and telecom security measures.…

Microsoft Office 365 Subscriptions | Bowland IT

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Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft Office 365 stands as a premier cloud-based productivity suite, offering a comprehensive array of tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more, designed to enhance collaboration and…

Redefining Networking: The YAB Experience

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In the bustling town of Burnley, nestled within the cosy ambiance of Inn At The Wharf, something extraordinary unfolds every time local businesses gather for YAB East Lancashire. This phenomenon…

2024 Telecoms Industry Key Trends

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The Internet of Things In 2024, the Internet of Things (IoT) emerges as a pivotal trend in telecom, driven by advancements in connectivity. Telecom companies leverage IoT to enable smarter,…

IT Hardware Leasing

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Bowland IT | IT Hardware Leasing Bowland IT's IT hardware leasing service is a superb option for businesses looking for cost-effective and flexible solutions to their technology needs. we offer…
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Elevating the Fun at Kiddy Kids: A New Partnership with Bowland IT and Telecoms

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We're thrilled to announce our newest partnership with Kiddy Kids Burnley, the premier soft play party center and indoor theme park in Burnley! Here at Bowland IT and Telecoms, we're…

SpaceX Direct To Cell Satellites

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SpaceX Direct To Cell Satellites SpaceX's recent achievement in satellite communication is a game-changer, marking a significant advancement in global connectivity. On January 2, 2024, SpaceX launched six new satellites,…

BFC in the Community Partner Lunch and Launch of the 2022/23 Impact Report.

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Attending the BFC in the Community partner lunch and launch of the 2022/23 Impact Report was an inspiring experience. As a representative of a local company, the event provided us…

Business Managed IT Services

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Business Managed IT Services Here at Bowland IT we are a premier provider of managed IT services, offering total support for businesses to run smarter and more secure. We focus…

New UK PSTI Regulations: Enhancing Security for Internet-Connected Devices

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In January 2024, one of the significant developments in the UK telecom sector was the passage of the UK Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (PSTI) Regulations 2023.  Why have they…

Protecting Your Devices | Bowland IT Protect Plans

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Importance Of Cyber Protection In today's digital landscape, SMEs and home users are increasingly targeted by cyber threats, with sophisticated attacks like ransomware, phishing, and data breaches becoming more common.…

Elon Musk StarLink Comes to Hapton, installed by Bowland IT.

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In an age where staying connected is more critical than ever. Our Starlink Broadband Burnley rural clients are experiencing a significant transformation in their internet connectivity. Thanks to the innovative…

Bowland IT’s Proud Sponsorship: Burnley FC Charity Golf Day Raises Over £9,000

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Last weekend, Bowland IT had the honor of being the prize sponsor for the Burnley FC in the Community charity golf day. This event was a tremendous success, raising over…

Unleashing the Power of 5G: Transforming IT and Telecom Industries

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In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, few advancements have generated as much excitement and potential as the rollout of 5G networks. This next-generation wireless technology promises not only faster and…

Success Story – The Printed Cup Company‘s Digital Transformation

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In today's digital age, businesses rely heavily on efficient IT and telecoms infrastructure to streamline operations, enhance productivity, and stay competitive. This case study explores the successful partnership between Bowland…

Bowland Launch Budget Package PC Deal with limited stock availability, only £199 + VAT

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If you're in need of a Budget Package PC Deal but don't want to break the bank, Bowland IT has a great deal for you. For just £199 + VAT,…

Bowland IT experiences continued rapid growth thanks to Andy Henderson’s Success GPS Course.

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Bowland IT, a leading provider of IT services, is experiencing continued rapid growth after recently participating in the Success GPS course, led by renowned business coach, Andy Henderson. The course…

Easter Eggs for Burnley FC in The Community Activity Camps

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Our MD Oliver Alcock visited The Leisure Box in Brierfield today to deliver 250 Easter Eggs to all the children involved with the Easter Activity Camps that have been funded…
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The Impact of 5G Networks on the Future of Technology

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5G technology has been a buzzword in the tech industry for several years now. With its promise of faster speeds and improved connectivity, it's no surprise that people are eagerly…

What Are Unsteered Network Data SIMs?

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In the rapidly evolving world of IoT and connected devices, selecting the right solution for data connectivity is crucial. One option that Bowland IT offers is unsteered data SIM cards.…

Helping Taxi Companies reduce costs whilst improving signals and service

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It is essential for taxi companies to adopt technology in order to improve their services, streamline operations and enhance customer experience. One of the most important pieces of technology that…

Bowland IT launch additional brand to support micro businesses and residential clients with IT Support.

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Bowland IT, a leading provider of IT support and telecoms solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has launched a new brand called Device Doctor, focused on providing expert IT…

Does your business have 30 SIM cards or more? We have a trick up our sleeves for you!

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Having a reliable mobile network is crucial for businesses that rely on connectivity to operate. Whether it's for communication, data transfer, or remote monitoring, SIM cards are a crucial component…

Staying Connected: How Bowland IT Offers CAT6 Network Cabling Solutions for Homes and Offices

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In today's digital age, businesses and homes are becoming increasingly reliant on technology. Whether it's for communication, data storage or entertainment, having a reliable and efficient network is crucial. Bowland…

Invest in EASY, STRAIGHT FORWARD and PAINLESS Business IT FREEDOM with Bowland IT

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In today's digital age, technology has become an integral part of businesses. From email communication to data analysis and online collaborations, technology has transformed the way we work. However, many…

Embracing Hybrid Working: How IT and Tech Can Drive Business Growth, Boost Profits, and Improve Work-Life Balance

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As we move into an ever-more digitally connected world, the way we work is changing rapidly. Businesses that fail to keep up with the latest trends in technology and working…

Today is Pancake Tuesday, but what is the difference between a Pancake and a Crepe? Let’s ask our client, Quick Crepes

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Pancake Day is a day of indulgence, celebration, and most importantly, pancakes! It's a day when people come together to enjoy the simple pleasure of a delicious pancake, and what…

Microsoft 365 Sharepoint, DropBox and One Drive data is not backed up as standard

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In the digital age, data is the lifeline of every business. With the advent of cloud computing and storage services, it has become easier to store and access data. However,…

Move Away from POP and IMAP Email Servers and Migrate to Microsoft 365 with Bowland IT

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In today's fast-paced business environment, email communication is a critical aspect of daily operations. Many companies have been using legacy email systems such as IMAP and POP mailbox servers for…

Join the Growing Team at Bowland IT: Exciting Career Opportunities Available for Ambitious Go-Getters!

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Bowland IT is a rapidly growing firm that prides itself on delivering top-quality IT services to clients across various industries. As we continue to expand, we are currently looking for…

Bowland IT Continues To Achieve Impressive 2023 Business Growth

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Bowland IT, a Managed Services Provider (MSP) based in the North West, has announced impressive business growth and success in the first few weeks of 2023. The company, founded by…

Unlocking the Potential of Local Engineering Companies through Technology

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As a business, you are always looking for ways to improve profitability and scalability for our clients, and partnering with a technology solutions provider can help you achieve these goals.…

WIFI 6 vs 5G Connectivity. Which is best?

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Wireless connectivity has become an indispensable part of our lives, whether it's for browsing the web, streaming movies, or playing online games. With the advent of new wireless technologies like…
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Five reasons why you should buy refurbished computers for your business.

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In today's fast-paced business world, technology plays a crucial role in the success and growth of an organization. With the increasing demand for more advanced and efficient equipment, companies often…

Team Building Event for Bowland’s Helpdesk Team at Clip ‘N Climb

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Oliver our director took the support team to a Clip ‘N Climb event today at The Leisure Box in Nelson. This Clip ‘N Climb structure is the largest in East…

Managing Director Jenna Healey Nominated for Prestigious Business Award

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Our Managing Director Jenna Healey has recently become a new mum this year to baby Harry, but this super women doesn’t stop there, she also gets nominated for an award…

Welcome to our new Telecoms Service Manager

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We would like to give Chris Anderson a warm welcome to Bowland IT as our new Telecoms Service Manager who joined the company in August 22. Chris joined us after…

Bowland IT Sponsor Great Gatsby Casino Night in aid of Pendleside Hospice

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Bowland IT are proud sponsors of the recent Great Gatsby Casino Night held on 29th September at The Palazzo in Burnley. The event was hosted and organised by the fantastic…

We will pay up to £2,000 in early termination charges…

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We have recently announced that we will pay up to £2,000 in early termination charges for you to switch your Telecoms services to Bowland IT. As a company, we have…

He’s Arrived! Baby Harry Thomas Alcock born on 10/09/22

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Managing Directors of Bowland IT, Oliver Alcock and Jenna Healey are proud to announce the birth of their baby boy Harry Thomas Alcock. Harry was born on 10/09/22 at 4:16am…

Where did it all start? The making of Bowland IT!

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Oliver Alcock our MD started Bowland IT back in 2012 from the back bedroom of his home in Burnley, but if this was the case why on earth was it…

Check out Bowland IT’s new client, a first of it’s kind, hair salon and spa for Kids! #WHEREKIDSRULE

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Your little ones deserve to be pampered too, and there is no better place for them to visit than Marshmallow Manor in Ormskirk. Whether you are ready for their first…

Bowland IT proud to be the Prize Sponsor for Burnley FC In The Community’s Charity Golf Day 2022

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Burnley FC in the Community are delighted to announce the return of the charity’s Golf Day which will be held at Nelson Golf Club. Bowland IT have agreed to be…
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Bowland IT Helps Local Ultrasound Clinic improve their CQC Status

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Bowland IT's directors Oliver Alcock and Jenna Healey are currently expecting their first child, and during the process they visited a local Ultrasound Clinic to have a 4D scan. Since…

Ribble Valley Prestigious Homecare provider turns to Bowland IT.

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It has been a pleasure working with the team at Right at Home Home Care in Wilpshire, Blackburn to provide them with a new intuitive cloud phone system for their…

Lancashire MDs to buy replacement for elderly shopper’s stolen wheelchair

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Oliver Alcock and Jenna Healey, Managing Director’s of Bowland IT and Bowland Telecoms in partnership with Affordable Mobility in Clitheroe would like to speak to Grace Smith to purchase her…
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Bowland IT Celebrates 200% Growth in Past Twelve Months

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Bowland IT founded in 2013, has announced a whopping 200% growth in the past twelve months with vision to grow by a further 300% in the next twelve months. The…

All Onside Partnership with Burnley FC in the Community

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We're delighted to be supporting Burnley FC in the Community with their All Onside Partnership scheme. BFCitC have recently signed a five year IT & Telecoms deal with Bowland IT…

Bowland Baby Announcement

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We are pleased to announce that our Directors, Oliver and Jenna are expecting their first baby this September. Our Power Couple ambitious directors are looking forward to welcoming baby Alcock…

Easter Eggcellent Surprise for Child Action North West

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Today we delivered a van full of Easter Eggs to Child Action North West ready for Easter. Inspiring Lives and Changing Futures, It’s what Child Action North West have been…

FREE 10 Point Health Check with All Laptop and PC Repairs

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We are now offering not one but two freebies with all laptop and desktop PC repairs. Not only will we collect your device and return it to you for FREE,…

Bowland IT’s Xmas Feature Presentation at BNI Zeus 2021

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On the final ‘in person’ chapter meeting of 2021, Oliver our Managing Director hosted his feature presentation to the room of business members. BNI Zeus is Lancashire’s flagship BNI chapter…

Clitheroe Rotarians send IT equipment over to Africa

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Members of Clitheroe Rotary have expressed their thanks to all those people who donated unloved IT equipment to its IT Schools Africa project. The seed for IT Schools Africa (ITSA)…

Bowland IT introduces Whalley Home Improvements to BNI

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Our client and good friend Emma Hodgkinson, from Whalley Home Improvements joined Oliver our MD at a weekly BNI Zeus meeting in November as a visitor. Emma was intrigued to…

New Accounts Director Appointed

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We would like to welcome Jenna Healey to Bowland IT as Accounts Director. Jenna joins Bowland with extensive experience working previously in accounts and administration in the motor trade industry…
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Bowland IT rides the waves on Spanish waters

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We‘ve been working on an Audio Visual and IT project this week on a Super Yacht which is currently docked at El Puerto de La Duquesa in Malaga. The weather…

Oliver Alcock takes the IT seat at Hyndburn based £1.3m turnover referral networking group

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Bowland IT take seat at flagship BNI networking group, which currently turns over £1.3m per year in referrals.

MD Brothers attend an absolutely FAB networking event in Bolton.

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FAB Networking Event, hosted by Jenny Vadasz from Aspire Accountancy in Atherton, and presented by David Burgess, Magician. Event attended by Bowland’s Managing Director, Oliver Alcock and Chris Alcock from…

Windows 11 Now Installed at Bowland IT! Could this new Apple look be the future?

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We’ve taken the leap at Bowland IT by installing the new Windows 11 operating system only 48 hours after it has been released. Some may say this is foolish, but…