About Worcestershire

Broadway Tower resized for webWorcestershire is a varied and diverse county that blends industrial and economic strength with awe-inspiring scenery and sites of key historic significance.

At the heart of England and close to motorway and rail networks and international airports at Birmingham and Bristol, the county stretches from Bromsgrove, Kidderminster and Redditch in the north, through to the Vale of Evesham in the east and the Malvern Hills in the south.  At its heart is the beautiful and historic city of Worcester.

The county has a well motivated, highly skilled and healthy workforce who benefit from fantastic schools and colleges and one of the fastest growing universities in the country.

We’ve got great businesses too – internationally recognised names such as Worcester Bosch, Yamazaki Mazak, Vax, Halfords, Brinton’s Carpets, GKN, Morgan Motor Cars, QinetiQ and Joy Mining alongside growing businesses and entrepreneurial enterprises.

Particular strengths are in manufacturing, cyber security and defence, and agri-foods.  The County is also the destination for thousands of tourists every year.

We can offer your business room to set up and grow in Worcestershire.  Investment sites are available and conveniently located next to major road and rail arteries.  We offer a package of support to help you, making sure you choose the site that will be most appropriate for your needs.

Explore this site to find out more about Worcestershire and all that it has to offer.  You can also download our ”World Class Worcestershire’ investment brochure and visit our Invest in Worcestershire website to find out more about opportunities in the County.