About Us

Following the success of CTM Communications - a commercial IT company - the founders established Ellenbrook Computers in 2016 to service the domestic needs of local residents in Ellenbrook, Walkden and Worsley (Salford).

In need of a little help?

We know how stressful it can be when your laptop or computer stops working, that's why you can count on the team at Ellenbrook Computers for fast reliable service at a great price. If you are experiencing any of the following, we can repair:

  • "NTLDR is missing"
  • "BOOTMGR is missing"
  • Windows fails to start
  • "Boot Device Not found"
  • DVDs or USB sticks cannot be read
  • Windows Stops Responding
  • Laptop or PC randomly freezes or shuts down
  • Laptop or PC will not power on
  • Laptop or PC is very noisy
  • Computer is sluggish, especially when connected online.

Meet the Team

Michael Povey

Founder and Managing Director
  • Customer Services
  • Engineering
  • Management

Mike is the M.D. of Ellenbrook Computers and CTM. He leads a team of developers for Empresa HR, developing application architecture and supporting customers. With an electrical engineering background Mike still has time to be involved with repair for Ellenbrook Computers.

Tammy Povey

Founder and Director
  • Management
  • Admin
  • Marketing

As a Director Tammy is responsible for the strategic direction of the business as well as daily accounting and marketing functions. Tammy is primarily focused on building a channel model and partnership program for Empresa HR - a powerful cloud-based HR software solution.

Russ Roberts

IT Services Manager
  • Software repair
  • IT Services
  • General repair

Russ has a broad range of skills accumulated through several years of diverse project experience. As IT Services Manager for CTM his primarily role is supporting commercial customers and partners with their IT infrastructures. Russ also assists Ellenbrook Computers when complex issues need escalating.

Leighton Waddell

Lead Technician
  • Laptop repair
  • OS repair
  • Tune-ups

Leighton takes a hobbyist approach to computing, enjoying the technical minutiae of computer hardware and software. He has a customer-facing role on reception and carries out much of the repair work. He is usually to be found with his hands inside a laptop - merrily stripping, building and soldering.

Any questions? Just call

Ellenbrook Computers
Unit 13 Ellenbrook Village Centre
Morston Close
M28 1PB
Phone: 0161 696 1231