BT Local Business Lancs, Cumbria & Calderdale

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Your local business

We know how important having the right technology can be. But with new solutions emerging every day, staying connected and meeting the expectations of your people, suppliers and customers can be tricky. That’s where BT Local Business Lancs, Cumbria and Calderdale can help.

We provide expert knowledge of BT’s products and services together with local understanding – right on your doorstep. We’re already helping lots of businesses in the area to get better connected, and we’d really like to do the same for you.

Secure cloud technologies

We’re experts when it comes to the cloud. From phone systems to call centres, we can offer secure, scalable and easy-to-manage solutions that could also save you money.

Internet you can rely on

From award-winning broadband to your own private internet connection with guaranteed speeds and 24/7/365 technical support, we can help you get online with a solution that’s right for your business.

Bespoke communications systems

We can show you how traditional or IP technology can create platforms that work together and help keep your people connected.

The best mobile coverage

Our EE plans offer 4G in more places than any other UK network, and all BT and EE plans come with valuable inclusions such as EU roaming.

Areas we cover - Lancs, Cumbria and Calderdale


SME Digital Solutions Ltd

Digital House, Fairways Office Park, Pittman Way,
Preston, Fulwood

01772 799 100
Monday to Friday 08:00-18:00 excluding bank holidays

About us

Hi, I’m Roy McPhail, joint Managing Director of BT Local Business Lancs and Cumbria.

I started the business in 2002 with Tom and Ann Platt. Based in Preston, we head up a close-knit team of 38 people who can offer advice on your communication needs over the phone or face-to-face. We understand the pressures of running a business because we’re doing it ourselves. You can be sure that when you talk with us, you’ll have someone who listens, and has the experience and knowledge to deliver the right solution for your business.

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No two customers are the same, but they all want to make better use of technology. We offer solutions that give you a competitive edge, enhance your business processes, improve your internal communications, make it easier for your customers to contact you and can help increase your profits and efficiencies across your business.

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Tom and Ann Platt

Tom & Ann Platt

Managing Directors, SME Digital Solutions Ltd

Tom and Ann Platt

Tom & Ann Platt

Managing Directors, SME Digital Solutions Ltd

Tom and Ann Platt

Tom & Ann Platt

Managing Directors, SME Digital Solutions Ltd

Tom and Ann Platt

Tom & Ann Platt

Managing Directors, SME Digital Solutions Ltd

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Helping businesses in Lancs, Cumbria and Calderdale make the complex simple

BT Local Business has the skills and expertise to transform your business with the latest digital technology.

Personal service

BT Local Businesses give you a personal, ‘family-firm’ service, yet we’re supported by the power of BT’s global expertise.

A single point of contact

Your dedicated business manager will get to know you and your company, and be your single point of contact whenever you call.

Local knowledge

By operating in the same market you do, we can better understand your needs – and those of your customers.

Global tech partners

Our connectivity solutions are underpinned by the latest software and hardware from partners like Microsoft, Cisco, Apple and more.

All the products and services that your business needs, from local people who take the time to understand what makes your business tick.