Business in the Hamptons
Need space to grow your business? The Hamptons has everything you could want:
- Excellent national rail and road links
- Full range of options, from development sites to offices ready built
- Qualified, skilled and entry-level workforce on your doorstep
- Great housing, schools, environment and leisure options – fantastic offer for relocating staff
- Situated within the Oxford-Cambridge arc, The Hamptons will reap the benefits of investment along this innovative corridor.
IKEA, Debenhams, Prologis, Stobart, News International, GKL, Volvo, Amazon …these are just some of the top brands who've chosen to grow their business in the Hamptons.
The Hamptons boasts two attractively located business parks: Kingston, close to Crown Lakes Country Park, and Cygnet, located opposite retail and leisure parks with high street name shops, restaurants and health club.
There are a range of business units available in other locations.
“The location is brilliant for doing business - the excellent road and rail links really work well for us. Another strength is that there’s a good local workforce. As a company we’ve grown here from a modest family business to now employ 60 direct staff, as well as sub-contractors."
James Brackenbury, Director, GKL Buildings & Civil Engineering
Kingston Park, which houses names such as IKEA, Amazon, Barnack UK, Webbs Motorcycles and Remark Group is well positioned in a core logistics location with great motorway connectivity. Located just off junction 17 of the A1M, with links to the M1 and the A14, it is the ideal location for companies wanting to move or distribute goods around the UK.
Cygnet Park, located opposite Serpentine Green and within close proximity to Peterborough city centre, houses companies such as Mercedes-Benz, News UK, Mastercard, GKL Group and Kelway (CDW). With plenty of office space available and more still being built, there’s a place for any business wanting to grow. With a great local workforce, companies have no problems expanding here.
Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority
Peterborough is part of the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Business Board (formerly the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership) which focuses on helping to drive forward economic growth in the area.
We also support Opportunity Peterborough which is a not-for-profit organisation promoting the city’s economic development. Opportunity Peterborough’s core responsibilities include engaging with local companies to support their growth and development, marketing Peterborough to outside business to attract inward investment, and leading the city’s skills agenda to ensure the current and future talent pool is trained and work-ready. If you’re a young business and want support to help growth and development then get in contact with Opportunity Peterborough here.