Laing O’Rourke has secured the contract to deliver phase 1a of Oxford North’s £700 million new innovation district comprising the Red Hall and the first two laboratory buildings.
Oxford City Council has given the green light for the development of a distinctive timber cycle pavilion in the central area of Oxford North that will offer secure long-stay and short-stay cycling spaces.
A historic ‘Milton Wonder’ sapling has been planted by the Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire to commemorate His Majesty’s Coronation on the day of his 75th birthday.
Work is set to begin on a new entrance and relocated Pioneer Memorial as part of the wider road and access improvement programme at the Graven Hill development near Bicester.
Acting on behalf of Mace, the Student Property team of global property consultancy Knight Frank has launched West Way Square in Oxford to the market with offers in excess of £56m.
Breakthrough Properties has held groundbreaking events in October to herald the start of the construction of Trinity House by Breakthrough in one of the leading academic and innovation clusters in Oxford.
Detailed designs for seven new, prestigious HQ buildings at Bicester Motion’s new Innovation Quarter have been given the green light by Cherwell District Council.
Detailed designs for Oxford North’s new central park, landscaped areas, including a wildflower meadow, woodland, pond and children’s play area, along with the new public square located to the north of the Red Hall, have been resolved to be approved by the planning committee at Oxford City Council.
MEPC has appointed construction firm Barnwood Limited to build its £40m, 80,000 sq ft Nebula scheme at Milton Park, comprising seven new research and development units on the eastern edge of the park.
The three new, prestigious laboratory and office buildings will be built as phase 2 of Oxford North, the new £700m life sciences innovation district.
Since building works started in August 2021, Oxford North, the new innovation district in Oxford, has created 448 new construction jobs, and eight apprentices have been employed through the project’s construction partners.
The Odeon Cinema in the centre of Banbury in Oxfordshire is up for sale with a price tag above £2 million. White Commercial is offering the property for sale as an investment and considers that the site has future development potential.