New defibrillator for nursery thanks to fundraising

Bright Horizons, Milton Park’s day nursery and preschool at 106 Park Drive, has a new HeartSine samaritan® defibrillator thanks to their busy fundraising efforts and generous donations, including one from a company on the Park, bringing the total raised to £900.

Have you signed-up to Mi-Link, your easy travelling to work planner?

Are you considering different options to get to and from work at Milton Park?

“They are doing some great stuff at Silverstone Park…”

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LinkedIn Webinar

Join our LinkedIn masterclass and make the most of your profile Sign up for our free LinkedIn webinar with expert Mark White and learn how to extend your network, engage, connect, and raise your profile effectively. The webinar will take place via Zoom on 19th August 12:30 -1.30 pm. Topics covered: Using your existing network … Continued
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Join our virtual workplace choir!

We are so thrilled to share that our sister business park, Wellington Place in Leeds, has kindly offered to open up their virtual Friday workplace choir to everyone in Milton Park and also our other sister business park, Silverstone Park.

Park business Meteor soon to trial new hybrid/electric locomotive project

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Wates: 4 Wellington Place Update

Find out all the latest 4 Wellington Place development news with the Wates July newsletter > > > > >Click here to read the Wates newsletter

Travel survey: take part to win one of five £30 John Lewis vouchers

Our sustainable travel team is supporting researchers from the University of West of England (UWE) to look at how people based at Milton Park are accessing work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Have your say on proposed new homes at Didcot Gateway

Homes England, the government’s housing accelerator, is inviting feedback on their new proposal to create a high-quality residential-led development at Didcot Gateway, located opposite Didcot Parkway train station. The Didcot Gateway proposal includes up to 265 new homes and opportunities for new offices, a café and some retail space. The development will create a high-quality … Continued

Oxfordshire County Council consults on staying safe while walking and cycling

Oxfordshire County Council is currently consulting on measures to help people to stay safe while walking and cycling and is in line with the Department of Transport’s current active travel initiative to promote cycling and walking during the COVID-19 recovery phase.To provide your views on their proposals to facilitate walking and cycling, please visit the … Continued

Mingle at Milton Park – Returning to work virtual special: answering your questions

We received so much brilliant feedback from our community in our Return to Work survey with questions and concerns such as: “how will I be able to social distance”, “how will buildings be kept clean” and “what are my legal rights”?

Technology for government backed electric aviation project being developed at Silverstone Park

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Online ordering at Cafe Metro

Cafe Metro, based in the Park Centre (underneath the canopy), is running a summer promotion for its online ordering service. 

Free virtual boot camp sessions for all occupiers

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

Park businesses contribute to PPE call to action for Northants

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Back by popular demand – The Innovation Centre reopens meeting rooms

We are excited to announce that our meeting rooms at the Innovation Centre at 99 Park Drive are reopening on Thursday 16th July with COVID-19 measures in place.

Introduction to Beekeeping – Why bees are so important and how to get started with beekeeping

At Wellington Place we are supporting the sustainability of honeybees in the city centre with our on-site beehive. Since 2008 we have housed a large colony of bees on site and annually run beekeeping lessons for our customers, giving them the chance to get up close and personal with these fascinating insects.  We caught up … Continued
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Pride of Place 2020

For this year’s Pride of Place, we’re continuing to show our support to the LGBTQ+ community with a virtual flag photo and asking to nominate an LGBTQ+ charity for us to make a donation to. Every year we create a pride flag photo, with volunteers from across Wellington Place, to show our support for the … Continued
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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.

MEPC’s ‘Phase 3’ scheme creates new 100,000 sq ft buildings at Silverstone Park

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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!