Albion Land signs DHL as first occupier for new 3 million sq ft logistics park at M40 J10 – Axis J10

Albion Land has contracted with DHL Supply Chain for approximately 1 million sq ft of space across two units at its proposed Axis J10 logistics park at J10 M40 between Bicester and Banbury.

Economy Minister, Vaughan Gething, on the latest Labour Market Statistics

Commenting on today’s Labour Market Statistics, Economy Minister Vaughan Gething said: “Today’s figures are encouraging, showing the unemployment rate in Wales remains below that of the UK, and our employment rate continues to increase.

Experience Oxfordshire MP roundtable reflects on the impact of Covid and the challenges faced for tourism recovery across the region

Last Friday, Hayley Beer-Gamage, CEO of Experience Oxfordshire hosted an MP roundtable with Robert Courts, Conservative MP for Witney and West Oxfordshire and Anneliese Dodds, Labour MP for East Oxfordshire, plus a variety of businesses from across the region including representatives from Bicester Village, Blenheim Palace, and the Oxford Bus Company to discuss the Governments Tourism Recovery Plan, the DMO Review and the impact of Covid on the visitor economy.

Experts welcome Government delay to digital tax reforms

A delay to tax reforms which would have seen sole traders and small businesses obliged to keep digital records and report income quarterly to HMRC has been welcomed by financial experts.

New jobs programme to create life changing opportunities for 16-18 year olds in Wales

A new flexible programme focused on helping young people aged 16-18 reach their full potential and take their first steps into the world of work is being launched by the Welsh Government. The innovative Jobs Growth Wales+ programme will aim to create life changing opportunities for those who are not in education, employment or training.… Read More »

Transport for the North responds to the Prime Minister’s speech: ‘We’re ready to deliver NPR’

Responding to the Prime Minister’s speech at the Conservative Party Conference today (6 October 2021), Tim Wood, Transport for the North’s Director of Northern Powerhouse Rail, said:

B4 Sustainability Special

In our 2nd Special Feature highlighting great content on the B4 website, we’re highlighting ten great sustainable articles, interviews and webinars which have featured on the B4 website recently.

Introducing… Richard Dorey of ESOx

Richard Dorey of Energy Solutions Oxford gives an overview of ESOx’s services and how Richard and his colleagues can engage with you to help you reduce your carbon footprint.

GMB southern region’s NHS members overwhelmingly vote NO on government’s pay offer – strike ballot will now happen

The Health Secretary must now meet with GMB Union to avoid a winter of chaos

UK Biomass Potential for BECCS Land Occupier Survey

Carter Jonas have been commissioned to provide research and information on the future of Biomass and the potential supply of feedstock for power generation within the UK.

Bus operators back world car free day

Oxfordshire residents are being encouraged to take the bus on World Car Free Day on Wednesday.

Make the change on World Car Free Day

Oxford Bus Company’s Managing Director, Phil Southall, explains the importance of giving the bus a go on World Car Free Day on Wednesday 22nd September. Not only are there health benefits for individuals, but the environment benefits from having less cars on the road.