Refurbishment completed at 25 Western Avenue and virtual tour launched

During lockdown, an exciting refurbishment project has been completed at 25 Western Avenue, conveniently located close to Milton Park’s main entrance with amenities close by. Offices and core areas have recently been refurbished to a high standard, while the building benefits from its own car parking and shower facilities.  The first floor west wing and … Continued

Would you like to improve your public speaking skills within the Park’s community?

Three years ago, Immunocore, based at 92 Park Drive, founded a Toastmasters club which is a global, non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs in a supportive and positive environment.

Calling all tech companies: tech awards entries open

Have you entered the Thames Valley Tech Awards 2020 which this year will be an interactive virtual event and hosted by television presenter Vernon Kay?

SMEs: online business events and support from OxLEP this summer

Did you know that Oxfordshire’s Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) provides business support as the Growth Hub for Oxfordshire?

Milton Park-based Oxford Immunotec offers workplace COVID-19 testing

Are you looking to put in place safeguarding measures for your staff? Do you know of staff or anyone who would like to be tested to find out if they have COVID-19, or have had it in the past?

Our new shared pedestrian and cycleway route phase 1 is now open

You may have noticed that the brand new footpath and cycleway route, running the entire north-south length at Milton Park, is now open!

MEPC welcomes ten new science and tech companies to Milton Park

Ten new science and technology companies have joined MEPC‘s Milton Park, one of the leading business communities in Europe, with five new leases agreed during lockdown and five agreed previously, totalling 45,448 sq ft (4,222 sq m).

Take part in Science Oxford’s Big Science Event at Home this summer!

Have you ever wondered which soap is the slippiest? Or how much air does it take to pop a banana? Or what’s the best material for Batman’s parachute?

Bright Horizons nursery reopening update

The Milton Park team has recently received a number of enquiries from parents and guardians of those children who attend Bright Horizon‘s nursery at Milton Park about when the nursery will reopen.

Would you like to learn a new language this summer?

With a reported surge in the number of people learning a new language during lockdown and many people’s summer travel plans sadly disrupted, could now be your time to brush up on, or learn, a new language virtually?

Return to Work survey – Milton Park’s community feedback and charity winner announced

A big thank you to everyone who took part in our ‘Return to Work’ at Milton Park survey which ran from the 13th May to 22nd May 2020.

Calling all Life Sciences companies, the OBN Awards 2020 are open for entries

Nominations and entries are now open for the OBN Awards 2020.

WATCH: how Milton Park’s innovation centre has been prepared for people’s safe return

 

Bike 2 Work breakfasts resume

The popular Bike 2 Work breakfasts are back. Starting again in July, on the first Wednesday of every month, if you cycle to work you will receive a free take away breakfast with a hot or cold drink and choice of pastry from Café Metro, courtesy of Milton Park. If you would like to take … Continued

Find out about our honeybees at Milton Park

Did you know that Milton Park is home to two beehives and a single colony of honey bees?

Returning to work information at Milton Park

As people are starting to return to work at the Park, our property and facilities management service providers, CBRE and Ashdown Phillips & Partners, have been busy planning for a safe return following the COVID-19 outbreak.

Free boot camp – back by virtual demand!

If you’re missing your weekly boot camp sessions, Johnny Stokes who runs JWS Fitness & Wellbeing, is bringing them to you, virtually!

Have your say with our ‘Return to work’ survey

In light of the Government’s latest announcement on returning to work, we are busy preparing Milton Park for people’s safe return.

Return of the Milton Park geese

For those of you working on the Park, you may have noticed that the geese are back, this time with seven new goslings. 

A round-up of companies at Milton Park helping with important COVID-19 response

There are many companies up and down the country playing a vital role in the COVID-19 response. Here we pay tribute to those amazing companies and their teams that are based at Milton Park which are going above and beyond during these unprecedented times.

Watch our Milton Park lockdown videos!

How do you produce a corporate video while in lockdown?

Are you a bike-share member? Complete this short survey to win £150 John Lewis vouchers!

Are you registered to use the shared bikes at Milton Park, but haven’t yet taken the user survey? If so, it’s not too late.

What’s new: Didcot Garden Town projects

For anyone who receives Didcot Garden Town’s regular newsletters, their latest one shows that they continue to be busy planning for Didcot’s future.

National Walking Month: what’s the data showing at Milton Park

Did you know that May is National Walking Month?

Meet our new head gardener

With the Park a little quieter than normal and travel having reduced, we have seen an increase in walkers and runners enjoying the Park as Spring continues in earnest with flowers blooming and the trees starting to burst.