Covered Market launches The Un-Covered Market audio tour

Covered Market launches The Un-Covered Market audio tour

The City Council commissioned Oxford-based multi-media artist Charlie Henry to create a participatory installation that embraces the history and communities who use the market.
Stewart Milne Group to sell its timber systems business in Witney

Stewart Milne Group to sell its timber systems business in Witney

The company is selling its market-leading timber systems business in Witney to focus on investing in the growth of Stewart Milne Homes across Scotland and North-west England.
Oxford Uni spin-out Brill Power launches ‘intelligent’ battery management systems

Oxford Uni spin-out Brill Power launches ‘intelligent’ battery management systems

Brill Power’s breakthrough technology will transform the cost and performance of energy storage systems by increasing battery life by up to 60% and enhancing storage capacity by up to 129%.
Oxfordshire-based Forensic Access Group acquires Faraday Forensics

Oxfordshire-based Forensic Access Group acquires Faraday Forensics

This is the latest acquisition by the business, as part of an ambitious growth strategy aimed at creating a leading international forensic and criminal justice services organisation.
Chipping Norton IT firm in growth drive following expansion and investment

Chipping Norton based firm Sci-Net in growth drive

Sci-Net - which designs and delivers ERP, CRM and cloud infrastructure solutions - is strengthening its industry position with a strategic acquisition, the launch of new premises and a raft of new hires.
Work progresses on Jesus College’s new building on Cornmarket

Work progressing on Jesus College’s new building on Cornmarket

The new building - on the site of the old Northgate House in the city centre - is due to be completed by the end of the year, and the four upper storeys are on view from Cornmarket.
Co-working space in Bicester expands to provide new base for local businesses

Co-working space in Bicester expands to provide new base for businesses

Known as Perch Studios, the co-working space in Bicester’s Franklins House expands into the space previously occupied by Graven Hill, to provide a new base for ten businesses.
Majestic Wine in Summertown is set to return to its former Banbury Road location

Majestic Wine in Summertown to return to its former Banbury Road location

The structures on the site - a garage and an office block - were demolished in July 2019 to make way for a £15m mixed-use redevelopment, including a 180-bedroom easyHotel.
National Space Strategy launches from Harwell Space Cluster. Image: Science Minister George Freeman visiting the NSTF.

National Space Strategy launches from Harwell Space Cluster

The strategy sets the government’s priorities for this high-growth sector, with a vision to unlock the UK’s space industry, boost private investment, and capitalise on unique UK strengths.
Antibody by llamas has ‘significant potential’ as COVID-19 treatment

Antibody by llamas has ‘significant potential’ as COVID-19 treatment

The research, by scientists at the Rosalind Franklin Institute, has shown that nanobodies generated by llamas and camels can effectively target the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.