Case studies

Superfast Broadband is Picture Perfect for Tiling Company

Superfast broadband has been a success story for tile and heating specialist Martin Pocklington. 

Superfast Speeds Speak the Right Language for PAB Translation
Superfast Speeds Speak the Right Language for PAB Translation

PAB Translation is a forward-thinking, multi-award-winning translation company with branches in England and overseas.

 

Raising a glass to selling online
Raising a glass to selling online

Claire Hall, creator and owner of Percy's Vodka Iced Teas, has opened the door to a number of great opportunities since first exploring the ecommerce market.

Remote Working Reaps Rewards for IT Company
Remote Working Reaps Rewards for IT Company

Thanks to Lincolnshire County Council’s onlincolnshire project, Octagon Technology and its customers are now able to work from home rather than in a traditional office setting, saving them money and time.

Vyair Rides the Waves of Success

Can entrepreneurialism run in the family? Well one Horncastle family put it to the test after launching their new business, and ten years later it’s not only seen sales increase by 30% year-on-year, but it’s recruiting more staff and expanding into overseas sales. 

Technology Hub Tackles Everything from Membership to Marketing
Technology Hub Tackles Everything from Membership to Marketing

Like many young entrepreneurs Nick Bray thought he had a pretty good grasp on using technology for his social enterprise business. That was until he attended a free onlincolnshire workshop which resulted in him radically improving everything from membership to marketing.

 

Superfast Broadband Puts Epix Media in the Frame
Superfast Broadband Puts Epix Media in the Frame

Director of Epix Media Will King talks to onlincolnshire about the effect superfast broadband has had on the business and how it's helped them to work smarter and reach a global marketplace.

Superfast Solves Family Feud in Deeping St Nicholas
Superfast Solves Family Feud in Deeping St Nicholas

Jonathan Kamminga, who works for a large multi-national computer company from his home in Deeping St Nicholas, has recently signed up to superfast broadband and is amazed at the difference it’s made to his work and family life.

Sporting Teen Gets a High-Speed Push
Sporting Teen Gets a High-Speed Push

As a wheelchair basketball player, 16-year-old Charlie Bonner regularly attends physiotherapy sessions to improve his performance on the court.

Linking Up to a Digital Form of Networking
Linking Up to a Digital Form of Networking

Networking is a really valuable way for business owners to build connections, expand their knowledge, gain new clients and tell others about their product or service. 

Small Businesses Benefit from Superfast Broadband
Small Businesses Benefit from Superfast Broadband

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport talk to Mark Hunter and find out how faster broadband has helped his community and business

Onlincolnshire Helps Stuntman Reach new Heights
Onlincolnshire Helps Stuntman Reach new Heights

With over 600 productions and an international career spanning over 21 years, there isn't much Riky Ash can't do. 

Superfast Broadband Promotes Global Growth for Optima
Superfast Broadband Promotes Global Growth for Optima

Optima Graphic Design is a Lincoln-based creative agency specialising in branding, graphic design, web design and marketing. As a top 100 Design Week agency competing against other leading agencies across the UK, being able to communicate with clients nationally and internationally is essential.

Social Media Sparks Business Confidence
Social Media Sparks Business Confidence

N2 Enterprises attended a number of free workshops run by onlincolnshire to help them make better use of the internet and give their online presence a much needed boost.

Tech Hubs Make New Invention as 'Easy as Pi'
Tech Hubs Make New Invention as 'Easy as Pi'

A Lincolnshire inventor has teamed up with onlincolnshire’s Horncastle Technology Hub to create a new piece of technology that is helping the next generation of computer scientists create programmes while still at primary school.

Tweeting for Success
Tweeting for Success

AW Repair Group is now using Twitter to promote its business to a wider target market after attending an onlincolnshire Internet Marketing Masterclass.

Goltho Gardens Discovers Money-saving App
Goltho Gardens Discovers Money-saving App

The owners of Goltho Gardens near Wragby have found a cost-effective and techno-savvy way of taking card payments using an iPad and app.

Windsurfing Champion Uses GoPro
Windsurfing Champion Uses GoPro

Champion windsurfer Rob York has been making use of the GoPro video cameras available from the Mablethorpe Technology Hub. 

Lincuplive 2013
Lincuplive 2013

At this year's LincUpLive, onlincolnshire live streamed the event, attracting viewers from as far afield as Canada and France. We also talked to a number of the speakers from the event, including Redg Snodgrass, co founder of Stained Glass Labs in San Francisco.

Boston Cookalong Event, September 2013
Boston Cookalong Event, September 2013

Budding chefs at Boston College have had their first taste of the world of professional cooking with a Gordon Ramsay-style cook-along using the internet.

onlincolnshire Digital Conference, March 2013
onlincolnshire Digital Conference, March 2013

The first ever onlincolnshire Digital Conference proved such it hit it became the second most talked about thing on Twitter nationally.

Lincolnshire Food and Drink Awards, February 2013
Lincolnshire Food and Drink Awards, February 2013

Hundreds of people logged on to the Internet to watch the Select Lincolnshire Food and Drink Awards on the evening of Thursday 7th February, which was broadcast live for the first time ever by onlincolnshire.

Belchford Wired Up Event, September 2012
Belchford Wired Up Event, September 2012

The Onlincolncolnshire team set up the 'Digital Pitstop' at the 2012 Belchford Downhill Challenge to help bring digital technology to the masses

Transforming Tourism Demonstration, November 2012
Transforming Tourism Demonstration, November 2012

A Microsoft Surface table, micro-chipped posters, a video postcard kiosk and 3D holographic images were just some of the technology on display at the Transforming Tourism event at the Lincoln Showroom.

Lincs to the Past: Bringing Lincolnshire history online
Lincs to the Past: Bringing Lincolnshire history online

How do you make historical documents, perhaps in a poor physical condition that are only available to view by a pre-arranged appointment, accessible to the wider world. It’s certainly challenging, but not impossible.

Artsgraphica Ltd – Lincoln
Artsgraphica Ltd – Lincoln

In April 2012 through the Onlincolnshire programme, Lincoln based digital agency Artsgraphica, working with business consultant Richard Lukey from CDI Alliance, undertook a review of the business. The objective was to consider how the business would develop over the next two years and agree an action plan to make it happen.