About LGfL

LGfL is a Charity whose mission is the advancement of Education

Our Passions are:

Saving Schools Money

Keeping Children Safe

Tackling Inequality

Energising Teaching and Learning

Promoting Wellbeing

Our Impact:

We provide schools with licences worth more than £10 M per annum as part of their broadband subscription

Since 2014 we've identified more than £50 M in potential funding for free school meals

LGfL has twice won the Not for Profit Supplier of the Year to Education

LGfL has delivered some of the world's biggest implementations of Cloud Platforms


What schools say about LGfL

Lawford Primary School

Lawford C of E Primary School in Manningtree (Essex) chose the join the National Grid for Learning when their Local Authority broadband service stopped. Members of the senior team and teachers explain why they chose LGfL and what they are looking forward to achieving.

Making the most of LGfL Services

The recent evolution of the LGfL service offer comes at a time when helping schools with procuring technical services is paramount. Increasingly schools are looking to LGfL to help with sharing their expertise in this key area.

Our Partners

Technical Support and services

AdEPT runs LGfL's state-of-the-art UK data centres, helps schools every day via the online and telephone helpdesks, and provides the managed network services London schools have come to rely on.

Broadband provider and installation

Virgin Media Business is the LGfL infrastructure partner - VMB engineers use the latest technologies to build and maintain the unique LGfL network. They lay optical cables all the way to your school site to ensure you can become part of the unique LGfL network and benefit from 'fibre all the way'.

Part of the National Education Network

LGfL is a founding member of NEN – The Education Network, which is the umbrella organisation of regional broadband consortia across the UK. NEN members are committed to drawing on best-practice and sharing expertise and resources for the benefit of schools.