Wood Centre for Innovation

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Named after our patrons, The Wood Centre for Innovation provides 20,000 sq-ft of flexible office, technical workspace and advanced R&D labs for start-up and grow-on companies working in science and technology and ecosystem-supporting organisations.

Set in 15-acres of beautiful woodland, the centre adjoins the Science Oxford Centre and has impressive meeting and conference facilities, including an outdoor meeting area. It is also home to Barclays Eagle Lab with co-working space for up to 40 entrepreneurs as well as mentoring and business support.

It is close to the city’s fast-growing Health and Life Sciences District, centred on the University of Oxford’s Old Road Campus, clinical research facilities at the local hospitals and Oxford Brookes University.

Businesses located here benefit from being part of a thriving cutting-edge science and tech community at the Wood Centre for Innovation and our sister centre the Oxford Centre for Innovation and sector-specific business support.

The centre is is managed by Oxford Innovation, the UK’s leading operator of innovation centres. There is more information on the Wood Centre for Innovation website here. If you are interested in workspace, contact the Oxford Innovation team on 01865 945 500 to find out more and book a tour. Watch our latest video here.

Location

The Wood Centre for Innovation (or WCFI) is located on Quarry Road in Headington (OX3 8SB).
Bus: 12-minute walk from Oxford Tube and National Express routes to London, Heathrow and Gatwick
Local buses: 4A, 8, 9, 280, 400. The PickMeUp bus service is also a good way of getting to WCFI.
Cycle: cycle racks available
Car: Parking available.

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