Awards and press

Recognition for the 100% Digital Leeds programme and team.


Winner: Digital Section, EDGE2020

Winner: Digital Council of the Year, Digital Leaders Awards 2019 

Winner: O2 Blue Door Award 2019, for supporting organisations to tackle digital inclusion with our tablet lending scheme

Winner: Women in IT Excellence Awards 2019 (100% Digital Leeds & Techmums)

Shortlisted: Leeds Digital Festival 2019

Finalist: Cross-Sector Collaboration, Digital Leaders Awards 2018


Dementia project shows digital technology can make a life-changing difference, NHS, 2020

Pathfinder project provides good signs for digital in dementia care, UKAuthority, 2020

100% Digital Leeds is in running for a national award and it needs your vote, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2020

Forum Central believes working together is the best way to overcome problems during lockdown and in the future, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2020

“It gives me a reason to put on my lipstick” – virtual coffee mornings keep isolated pensioners in touch, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2020

Leeds City Digital Team helps third sector organisations during the coronavirus pandemic, NHS, 2020

Leeds #techmums club receives national Women in IT Excellence award, Leeds City Council, 2019

Libraries get Leeds online, Leeds City Council, 2019

Free digital skills courses for Leeds mums return in 2020, Leeds City Council, 2019

Council aims to close the ‘digital divide’ in Leeds, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2018

More community buildings in Leeds set to offer free Wi-Fi, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2018

Hundreds of Leeds social housing tenants enjoy free Wifi, Yorkshire Evening Post, 2018

New initiative helps Leeds residents get online, Leeds City Council, 2018