Strong quarter for Bristol helps the UK break records

GVA’s latest Big Nine report analysing the office occupier markets of the nine key UK regional cities, reveals that the UK has achieved its highest quarterly take-up total on record, assisted by Bristol’s own strong activity. Professional and business services have dominated city centre activity in Bristol, which has seen the highest quarterly take-up for […] View Article

Castle Bridge photograph wins prestigious Bristol award

An evocative photograph depicting Castle Bridge, which links Finzels Reach to Castle Park, is one of this year’s 24 hours in Bristol  photography competition winners. The black and white image looking up at the new bridge as it winds over the water below a dramatic stormy sky was captured by Stuart Lees. The Finzels Reach category […] View Article


Gavin Bridge of Cubex has been crowned Property Personality of the Year at the South West Property Awards 2017. South West Business Insider editor David Clensy said “there are certainly still plenty of challenges out there for the property sector, but in the region as a whole we’ve seen plenty of activity on major office […] View Article

The new ‘One Smart Day in One Smart City’ smartphone competition

The popular ‘24 Hours in Bristol’ photo-marathon competition, which sees 10,000 photographs taken in a single day, is back next weekend with an exciting new format – all entries must be taken on smartphones or tablets only. The 2017 mobile phone photo competition will open up the event to people across the city without the need to own […] View Article

Cubex seals first deal at Aurora

Cubex Land has sealed its first deal at Aurora, Bristol’s greenest office building, which is currently under construction at Finzels Reach. Intellectual property specialist Mewburn Ellis LLP has signed a deal for the first floor of the building, which is being developed speculatively and is set to be completed next summer. Mewburn Ellis has taken […] View Article

Last two apartments for sale at Cask Store

There are just two apartments left for sale at Cask Store, part of Finzels Reach, a new quarter being created in the heart of Bristol. They have both been fitted out as show homes to enable people to get a feel for what life at Cask Store could be like. Both the apartments look over […] View Article

Aurora: Better for the environment, your pocket and your well-being!

There are few office buildings in the country that have secured the rare sustainability accreditation awarded to Aurora, Bristol’s only speculative new build office development – and there’s a good reason. In every area, Aurora beats its targets for energy efficiency, making it a truly low impact building. The 95,000 sq ft building, which is […] View Article

Premier Inn being put to bed

The 168 bedroom hotel at Finzels Reach is in the final stages of construction. By the Autumn it will be open for guests bringing great opportunities for local businesses. Completion of the Premier Inn is due in July, with plans for it to be welcoming its first customers some time in September. The scaffolding is […] View Article

Aurora will have Britain’s first Drone Landing Pad

A brand new office block in the center of Bristol will include Britain’s first Drone Landing Pad on the roof. The Aurora Building, which is being constructed as part of the Finzel’s Reach development, will provide a spot for people working in the offices to receive deliveries by drone by going onto the roof. Delivering […] View Article