Bicester “rubbish” location for rail freight hub according to county councillor

Infrastructure

Bicester “rubbish” location for rail freight hub according to county councillor

The blistering address from the county’s cabinet member for climate change delivery & environment, supported the County Council’s response, raising concern over the proposals.
The Arrival Van has achieved EU certification milestone

Technology

The Arrival Van has achieved EU certification milestone

Arrival has successfully completed all the required functional and safety testing to achieve EUWVTA, which is a critical step towards starting trials with customers in the coming months.
The Menu and Arrival expand their business operations in Bicester

Real Estate

The Menu and Arrival expand their business operations in Bicester

Both have taken on space at the now completed and fully let 500,000+ sq ft Axis Junction 9 Business Park developed by Albion Land.
Double yellow lines for 24 roads and streets in Bicester

Transport

Double yellow lines for 24 roads and streets in Bicester

Oxfordshire County Council is looking to address safety issues, including parking that blocks parts of pavements, vehicle turning points, accesses and junctions or creates a tight squeeze for buses.
Proposal underway for a new rail freight terminal in Oxford

Infrastructure

Proposal underway for a new rail freight terminal near Bicester

A Channel Islands-based company is preparing plans for a Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) on land immediately south and adjacent to the Chiltern Main Line.
Tritax Symmetry submits planning application for new Siemens Healthineers facility

Real Estate

Tritax Symmetry submits planning application for new Siemens Healthineers facility

Developer Tritax Symmetry has submited a major planning application for a new global R&D facility for Siemens Healthineers. Image: CGI
Bicester tech start-up to build Malaysia’s EV charging network

Technology

Bicester’s EZ-Charge technology to underpin new EV charging network in Malaysia

The company has entered into a formal MoU with a Malaysian subsidiary of the global corporation MW Group – for its advanced electric car charging units to be manufactured, installed and operated in-market, under licence.
Electric Assisted Vehicles EAV completes funding round to scale up production

Technology

Electric Assisted Vehicles EAV completes funding round to scale up production

The Oxfordshire-based eCargo and urban micro-mobility manufacturer will use the funds to accelerate growth plans based on rising market demand.
Have your say on spending plans for 2022/23 at Cherwell District Council

Government

Have your say on spending plans for 2022/23 at Cherwell District Council

Residents and businesses in Cherwell District are invited to have their say on spending plans for 2022/23 at Cherwell District Council.
DHL takes 1m sq ft at the proposed Axis J10 logistics park. Image: CGI of proposed Axis J10 logistics park

Real Estate

DHL takes 1m sq ft at the proposed Axis J10 logistics park

The deal – the first to be announced – will anchor Albion Land’s proposed three million sq ft development as the company expands its operations in Cherwell and the M40 corridor.