Another high-tech firm sets up new home at Grove Business Park

A major deal has been agreed which will see a high-tech company setting up a new base in Oxfordshire.

Humming soon: Milton Park unveils plans for the Bee House, Oxfordshire’s new and largest flexible co-working building

MEPC Milton Park in Oxfordshire, one of Europe’s largest science and technology communities, has unveiled plans for the Bee House, a new state of the art building which will be Oxfordshire’s newest and largest flexible co-working building.

VSL secured top Oxfordshire deals in Q1 2021

The Q1 2021 CoStar Awards Quarterly Deals Winners names VSL as top performer, completing two of the top five transactions in the South East region.

Quarter of UK businesses to close or downsize offices as UK embraces hybrid working

This morning, City AM has reported that more than a quarter (26%) of UK businesses will either close, downsize or consolidate their offices in the coming months, as companies move to hybrid working models. More than half (53%) of businesses plan to offer more flexible or remote working policies, while 30 per cent are expecting employees in the office between one and three days per week, research by YouGov for HR tech firm Applaud found.

Magdalen College seeks Strategic Partner to accelerate TOSP development

Magdalen College Oxford, owner of The Oxford Science Park (TOSP), one of the UK’s leading parks for science and technology companies, has announced that it is seeking a strategic partner with which to accelerate development of the Park.

New look Manor Café opens terrace to wider community

The new look Manor Café at Howbery Business Park has opened its scenic outdoor seating area again to members of the public. The café is also offering a takeaway service with collection from the recently refurbished service counter which has been moved to a spacious spot in the redecorated café. The café has changed its… Read More »

Howbery Park’s position attracts power industry supplier

In moving onto Howbery Business Park recently, IPEC is planning ahead for a time when its clients from the international power industry can visit its characterful office in the former stables. Not only is Howbery attractive and easy-to-access, but it’s also well situated for IPEC to take clients to London to show them its monitoring… Read More »

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Freeths refreshes office portfolio

Over the past year, the move to agile working has been a great success for Freeths, and lockdown has shown our people do not have to be in the office every single day in order to deliver an excellent service to their clients, and to ensure business growth.

Sridhar Iyengar, MD, Zoho Europe

WeWork offers UK tenants greater flexibility to tempt them back

Sridhar Iyengar, MD, Zoho Europe, speaks about the importance of a hybrid working model and how it is imperative for business decision makers to equip IT teams with better long-term solutions to surging demand for their services.

High-tech parts supplier slots into historic Howbery Park

Pure Network Engineering Group, which supplies high-tech industries with engineered components, has moved into an office in Howbery Business Park’s historic Manor House. Managing Director Carl Joy needed a professional environment to run his business which supplies manufactured parts to clients of varying size in sectors such as motorsport, medical equipment, electric vehicles, aerospace, energy,… Read More »

Willow Court

Oxford Office Building Sold to Custodian REIT for £7.8 Million

National property consultancy Carter Jonas, acting on behalf of a private client, has completed the sale of Willow Court, one mile west of Oxford city centre, to Custodian REIT for £7.86 million.

Ogilvy Health, a WPP company is moving to Seacourt Tower

WPP find new home at Seacourt Tower

Ogilvy Health, a WPP company is moving to Seacourt Tower in a deal agreed by commercial property consultants VSL & Partners during the COVID-19 lockdown.