Tributes to CPI after decade of success
Wilton Centre-based businesses are amongst those that have credited the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) with helping them to succeed.
Technology agreement to improve industrial workplace efficiency
A partnership between two Wilton Centre tenants could lead to cost savings for site operators during planned maintenance events.
Whiterock is the new Blackrock
National executive recruitment agency Blackrock Executive Limited has undergone a rebranding exercise.
Race for Life
Ann Sherwood raised £120 for Cancer Research when she took part in the Race for Life with WCFM colleague Viv Dale.
World’s Biggest Coffee morning
Held in conjunction with Taylor Shaw, this event raised £367.61 for Macmillan Cancer Care.
Christmas card poster at E1
Add Christmas greetings and help raise money for Zoe’s Place and the MS Therapy Centre on Skippers Lane.
Presents Around the Tree
Join in the Wilton Centre’s appeal and donate a present to help a child have a Happy Christmas. Please wrap a toy, game or book and leave under our Christmas tree in main reception. Label it with the approximate age and gender of the child the present is suitable for. Children’s ages range from babies to teenagers up to the age of 16. Presents will be sent to the local women’s refuge in late December and therefore gifts should be placed under the tree by Monday 15th December.
Access Control system upgrade
The Cardkey system will be upgraded in November. The swipe card readers will be replace with new proximity system. All cards will have to be replaced as part of this exercise and more details will be cascaded by WCFM in the coming weeks to ensure as smooth a transition as possible.
Annual building evacuation
The annual emergency evacuation of the Centre took place on 11th September. Nearly 800 people exited the premises in under 4 minutes. Many thanks to all affected for their cooperation and help in completing another successful exercise this year.
Lakeside Meeting Rooms
The conference rooms on level 4 of the restaurant block are currently undergoing refurbishment. The project is due for completion at the end of November with the rooms re-opening in early December.
Lakeside Restaurant Boots and House of Fraser events
Boots will be in the restaurant selling a range of fragrances on Wednesday 17th December and Clinique products on Wednesday 26th November. House of Fraser will be here with Estee Lauder products on Friday 28th November and Friday 12th December.
Lakeside Restaurant Christmas lunches
The ever-popular Wilton Centre Christmas lunches are being held in the Lakeside Restaurant on Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th December with sittings at either 11.45 or 12.45. Tickets cost £8.25 each and include a starter and main course. Dessert, coffee and mince pies are being provided free of charge courtesy of Taylor Shaw. The event is ticket only and they are available to buy from the restaurant, shop, R1 kiosk and the site catering van. Be sure to book early!
Lakeside Restaurant Christmas opening hours
The shop and restaurant will have reduced opening hours from Wednesday 24th December. All services will be open as normal from Monday 5th January.
Veterans’ Artisan Bakery rises to the challenge of supplying Wilton Centre
A specialist training centre designed to give vulnerable former soldiers employment skills while using the therapeutic nature of bread-making has been signed up to supply its bread to the Wilton Centre.
Graduate of icreate entrepreneurs programme TeeGene Biotech moves into Wilton Centre
A company that took part in the Wilton Centre-backed icreate entrepreneurs programme has taken up space at the Centre to further develop its business.
NE training company launches unique qualifications for science industry
A Wilton Centre-based training provider has created two new education programmes for people working in the science sector to gain qualifications needed to access university.