Ever the optimists in business and employment, Bicester Vision CIC was buoyed to read the latest report on Identifying potential growth centres across Great Britain from the Connected Places Catapult. Oxford and Cambridge were identified as two of the best performing cities and large towns; Oxford being particularly strong in Patents, Trademarks, University Innovation, Business Innovation, Skills and Infrastructure. Milton Keynes was identified as having strength in the commercialisation of ideas but having a less complex innovation systems.
When we get through this testing period we look forward to seeing all areas of the country building on their core strengths.
You can read the report here: