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We're a town built for business. It's what drives and excites us. And we've not forgotten the importance of quality of life either.
We're proud of our unpretentious approach of doing business and living life well. We think you will be too.
Built for business
From our earliest origins, Basingstoke has been driven by commerce; a desire to increase prosperity and develop our town’s industry and infrastructure.
Our plans for the future are ambitious.
UL announces major expansion
UL has significantly expanded its capabilities in Basingstoke, making it one of the largest commercial EMC and Wireless test facilities in the United Kingdom, and bringing with it new job opportunities in engineering, sales, marketing, finance and HR.
Basingstoke is already home to a highly-educated, highly skilled population (41,600 in fact).
You can recruit locally to find the people who'll help drive your business.