Places to get online
The internet has endless possibilities, from connecting with our nearest and dearest, to finding employment or shopping for a new pair of shoes! But we do appreciate that it isn’t always as easy, or cheap, to get online!
This should not stop you from using the web. Here are a few ways to help you keep connected:
Visit our local offices and community venues to access FREE Wi-Fi:
Barton Village: 10am – 4pm, Mon – Fri (Barton Village Hub, Barton Village, Eccles, M30 0QD)
Old Lane Community Centre: 10am – 4pm, Mon – Fri (132 Old Ln, Little Hulton, M38 9SB)
Additionally you can visit local libraries and gateways to access a PC and / or Wi-Fi:
- Little Hulton Library
- Walkden Gateway
- Eccles Gateway / Eccles Library
- Swinton Gateway / Swinton Library
There are an increasing number of local locations that offer free Wi-Fi to the public. To check for Wi-Fi hotspots in your area the following sites are really useful:
Most (if not all) Costa Coffees along with many nationwide pub chains (Weatherspoons) and supermarkets offer free Wi-Fi to customers.