Citizens Online News

History comes alive in Ballykelly

Published: Sep 15th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

In Northern Ireland, BT and Citizens Online are working together to deliver the Get IT Together Programme, a community based approach to digital inclusion, which helps people in rural areas benefit from taking their first steps online. Get IT Together – Northern Ireland Project Coordinator, Anita Kelly approached Betty McNerlin, Director of Ceres House about […]


Get IT Together August 2014 Highlights Report

Published: Sep 4th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Find out what the Get IT Together Projects have been doing to help people gain digital skills across the UK. Here is our Get IT Together August 2014


Hotspots – news from our Highlands and Islands projects – August 2014

Published: Sep 4th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Hotspots is a monthly publication keeping you up-to-date with all of the news from our Highlands projects. Please click HotSpots August 2014


28 projects shortlisted for Digital Heroes 2014

Published: Sep 1st, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

The TalkTalk Digital Heroes projects have finally been shortlisted – and now we’re asking you to nominate a deserving project to win £10,000 and the title of TalkTalk Digital Hero 2014. Picked from hundreds of entries all across the UK, 28 nominees have the chance to be awarded at the House of Commons before an […]


Helping the UK to Get Connected: EE National Techy Tea Party

Published: Aug 18th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

EE has partnered with Age UK to launch EE National Techy Tea Party Day which will take place on Tuesday 9 September. Over 500 EE stores will host events from 9.30am-11.00am to help build people’s confidence with everything from using phones and tablets to the internet, social media, apps and keeping in touch through Skype. […]


Get IT Together July 2014 Highlights Report

Published: Aug 14th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Find out what the Get IT Together Projects have been doing to help people gain digital skills across the UK. Here is our Get IT Together July 2014  


Hotspots – news from our Highlands and Islands projects – July 2014

Published: Aug 14th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Hotspots is a monthly publication keeping you up-to-date with all of the news from our Highlands projects. Please click HotSpots July 2014


Hotspots – news from our Highlands and Islands projects – June 2014

Published: Jul 10th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Hotspots is a monthly publication keeping you up-to-date with all of the news from our Highlands projects. Please click HotSpots June 2014


Get IT Together June 2014 Highlights Report

Published: Jul 10th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

Find out what the Get IT Together Projects have been doing to help people gain digital skills across the UK. Here is our Get IT Together Highlights June 2014  


New research reveals social value of being online is worth more than £1,000 a year

Published: Jul 8th, 2014 | Author: Laura Simpson

BT study shows how 6.4 million1 Brits are missing out BT today revealed the social benefits of getting online are worth more than £1,000 a year to someone using the internet for the first time. The findings are part of an independent study, commissioned by BT, to calculate the social value of using the internet. […]