Peterborough is a medieval town with a rich history and a diverse population and great facilities. It is home to a large country park and shopping centre, as well as providing two theatres and great restaurants for those living and working in offices in the area. Peterborough has its own football club – ‘The Posh’ – as well as over 2000 acres of space at Nene Park and more than 1000 listed buildings and ancient monuments throughout the city.
Office Space in Peterborough
The city provides a great range of centrally-located offices, with a choice of serviced or managed properties on flexible rental agreements. Businesses of all sizes are sure to find premises to suit their needs here, whether they require private offices or coworking spaces. With a commute of just 45 minutes between the city and London, it is a prime spot for businesses. Peterborough’s major contributor to the economy is the service industry but other sectors that choose the city as their base include non-profits.
Peterborough is situated in Cambridgeshire, 75 miles north of London. To the east of the city sits March and Chatteris, with Stamford and Uppingham to the west, Spalding to the north and Huntingdon to the south.
Offices in Peterborough are well positioned for a number of transposer links. Peterborough’s parkway road system allows commuters to drive from one side of the area to the other in just 15 minutes for quick and easy access to the whole city. It has direct rail links to Birmingham, Leicester, Leeds, York, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Cambridge, as well as routes to Kings Cross in London.
Peterborough has more than 50 miles’ worth of cycle routes, known as the Peterborough Green Wheel, as well as an integrated bus system. There are direct trains to numerous airports in neighbouring regions, including Birmingham, East Midlands, Heathrow, Luton and Stansted.
Food and Shopping
Peterborough has a great selection of restaurants and cafés for those working in offices to choose from, including chains like Prezzo and Frankie and Benny’s, or local favourites like Jenas Tandoori. The city has some brilliant bars and clubs for after work entertainment. For shopping, the award-winning Queensgate Centre has more than 90 shops to browse, including high street brands, independent stores and markets.