Where email is critical we deliver!

email hosting, email filtering, email groupware tools,
email archiving and fax to email solutions.

Email Experts

Specialists in email – it’s our passion. We look after any potential headaches so you don’t have to!

UK Hosting and Support

All services hosted in our UK data centres – with support provided solely from the UK.


Easy Email Migration

Vast experience with migration between platforms – advice and help with the best route to take.

If you need better email:
for you
or your customers
talk to us.

The Very Good Email Company specialises in email –
and nothing else.

It’s not an add on to other services, it’s not an afterthought, it’s at the core of what we do, and what we deliver.

Our customer base ranges from large UK Internet Service Providers, Channel Partners and SMEs, to single users using our services in home/office environments.

Whoever you are, we understand that reliable email is hugely important in business and everyday life – and provide top quality spam and virus filtering to enable you to concentrate on communicating – cleanly and safely.

Our Services

Email Hosting

MailCore Pro: email hosting and office collaboration service – providing email, shared calendars, contacts, files and notes. Includes anti-virus and anti-spam filtering as standard.


Zimbra: all the benefits of the Zimbra enterprise-class email, calendar and collaboration solution, with our spam and virus filtering as standard. Now with a huge 50GB of storage per mailbox!

Email Archiving

Messagebunker: a simple, secure, easy to set up and use in-the-cloud email archiving and discovery platform that won’t break the bank. FREE Trial!

Email Filtering

Gateway: weapons-grade anti-virus and anti-spam filtering before it hits your, or your customers’ network!

Fax to Email

Fax: our fax to email and email to fax service provides you with a unique fax number that takes any received fax and converts it into an email attachment.

Partner Programme

Partner: resell our portfolio of email services: whether you want to add anti-virus and anti-spam features to an existing platform, or set up a fully outsourced email solution for a new customer, we can help.


“Excellent reliability and responsive customer service. We’ve been with them for many years and the reliability and service has never let us down. It is easy to forget what really good customer service is in an age of impersonal companies. Iain helped us with a recent query and explained everything in simple English. Keep up the fantastic work! We would highly recommend this UK company.”
Linda Bett

Qbis UK

“I just wanted to say a huge thank you again to you and your Director for all your help & support… Being a small business owner, and from the service I’ve received from our previous service provider, I can’t tell you how much this has helped me and further restored my faith in humanity!”

Siobhan Johnson

Trust Nurse Services

“With over 10 years experience in running and maintaining customer websites and their associated email I would recommend The Very Good Email Company to anyone that takes email delivery seriously.”

Steve Bradley


Service Alert: Network Issues

There is currently a network issue which is having an impact on inbound and outbound email. We are currently investigating and will post a update as soon as we have more information. UPDATE: 17:17 22/01/24 There is a DNS issue at our main anti-spam blacklist provider...

Service Alert: Zimbra – blank email content in Outlook

A number of Zimbra users have reported issues with blank content when using Outlook with Zimbra. Apparently this is related to some recent Outlook updates from Microsoft - Zimbra are aware and working towards a resolution. More information can be found here....

Service Alert: Zimbra 10 Upgrades

We will be updating our Zimbra Servers to Zimbra 10 over the course of the next 2 weeks. This work will be performed between 22:00 - 01:00 BST on the following dates, and each will incur a short period of downtime whilst the upgrades are applied: Zimbra002 – Tuesday...

Service Alert: Updates to Zimbra Servers

In preparation for upgrading to Zimbra 10 later this year, we will be performing a number of server upgrades over the next couple of weeks. This work will be performed between 22:00 - 01:00 BST on the following dates, and each will incur a short period of downtime...