Thames Valley is expected to exceed the UK’s growth with forecast GVA growth of 9.40% between 2019 and 2025
Windsor and Maidenhead listed as UK’s best performing location in the Lambert Smith Hampton Vitality Index 2022
All three sub-regions of the Thames Valley (Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire) measure higher employment rates than the UK
Oxford and Reading have topped the index for the past six years, this year ranking first and fourth respectively. The Buckinghamshire towns of High Wycombe and Aylesbury were placed 7th. A total of fifty cities were included in the 2022 index.
Cities and towns from across the Thames Valley, including Newbury, Maidenhead, Reading, and Oxford, scored highly in an array of categories for the annual fDi Magazine report on Europe’s Top Cities and Regions of the Future for 2022/23.