Transport links listed as vital for growth

Transport connectivity is topping the list of requirements for occupiers as it becomes more vital for growth and attracting talent to their businesses. While there are plans and proposals in the offing to improve the UK’s and Ireland’s transport network there is widespread clamour for more to be done.

It was access to transport that was of uppermost importance to multinational pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca when it decided to create a new head office in Cambridge in 2014, according to John McGill, director at the London Stansted Cambridge Consortium.

“Domestically transport matters to a big