With an estimated residential population of circa 84,419 (ONS 2011) – 42.4% of whom work in manufacturing, transport and storage, and wholesale trade (Census 2011); Redditch is considered to have a strong labour supply with a higher proportion of skilled and semi-skilled manual workers than the national average.

Velocity 42 is based in one of Redditch’s principal industrial areas, and benefits from the town’s good road network and strong supply of skilled and semi-skilled manual workers.

Neighbouring occupiers