Tag Archives: Glide

Investing in the workforce of tomorrow

Glide, an expert in in utilities, broadband and connectivity is working in partnership with the Unite Foundation, a charity that delivers a specialised accommodation scholarship scheme for care leavers and estranged young people at university. We spoke with Rhys Thomas, Customer Experience Director, Glide to find out more. Please can …

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Glide Acquires Velocity1

Glide Group has acquired Velocity1 Ltd from Quintain. Glide will now operate Quintain’s fibre optic network throughout Wembley Park, which it has been building out since 2008, and provide broadband services to the 85-acre estate. Velocity1 delivers smart city infrastructure projects for residential, business and commercial development schemes, most recently …

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Glide Provides Birmingham Internship Opportunities in Partnership with Unite Foundation

Glide, in partnership with the Unite Foundation, following on from the success of placement schemes over the last three years is continuing to build momentum with the scheme. Unite Foundation students were employed with Glide at its Birmingham HQ during the summer, the business continues to support the charity and …

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Glide Group acquires fibre network

Glide Group has acquired Concept Solutions People (CSP). Founded in 2010 by Steve Ives and Dave Bowler, CSP designs and builds bespoke fibre networks for clients such as councils, data centres, telecommunication service providers, and universities. During this time, the organisation has built over 100 kilometres of owned duct network …

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Glide Achieves Record Customer Satisfaction

Glide has reported record levels of customer satisfaction for project and service delivery across its UK B2B commercial and residential property and student accommodation connectivity portfolio into 2021. Glide’s fully invested and scalable national network reaches around 100,000 premises across the UK and holds the position as a UK leader in …

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Combatting UK broadband poverty needs an alter-net-tive approach

Tim Pilcher CEO at Glide explain the importance of delivering Gigabit broadband to rural areas, so that residents and businesses alike can benefit from cost-effective and best in class internet speeds. As the seemingly never-ending lockdown continues to put Britain’s network connectivity to the test and confines millions of office …

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Combatting UK broadband poverty needs an alternative approach

Tim Pilcher CEO at Glide explain the importance of delivering Gigabit broadband to rural areas, so that residents and businesses alike can benefit from cost-effective and best in class internet speeds. As the seemingly never-ending lockdown continues to put Britain’s network connectivity to the test and confines millions of office …

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