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We’re all about new ideas, sharing knowledge and creating connections between our members and the wider MK community. That means there’s always something happening here. Follow us to make sure you’re up to speed with the latest events, parties and promotions going on in and around the studios.
Starting a business in Milton Keynes
The lockdown and furlough scheme have given many the opportunity (and time) to start that business idea they’ve always dreamed of. And, what better location to start than in the City of Dreams.
29, June, 2020 by alt.admin
Holidays are coming…
This year at Witan Studios, we have a real, live Christmas Tree! We heard that you would need to have a faux tree for 10 years before it’s better for the environment that a real one, and so in line with our 2020 goals around sustainability, our real tree will be here until the new […]
10, December, 2019 by Heather Manning
Spring forward, Fall back
Now that we have fallen back and gained an hour in bed, it’s only a matter of time before we are up in the dark, and home in the dark! Send us your photos of Central MK as the seasons change and we head towards the festive season! We can almost hear thsoe jingle bells! […]
28, October, 2019 by Heather Manning
Our photo of the month!
An action-packed shot kindly captured by Jim Green, MD of Boxx Communications. Our story Boxx Communications are an independently owned telecommunications company, who have been providing fixed line rental & calls, broadband and other key utilities to UK businesses for the last 7 years. Our Directors, Dean Burgin & James Green, bring together a […]
30, August, 2019 by Heather Manning
Open Air Cinema!
A big T H A N K Y O U to all who came to our Open Air Cinema on Friday night! We showed Bohemian Rhapsody at 7pm, with guests Giuseppe’s Pizzeria who provided the pizza and ice cream! Due to restrictions on the film licensing we couldn’t advertise the showing beforehand, but this just […]
8, July, 2019 by Heather Manning
Clerkenwell Design Week
Just a few snaps of our trip to Clerkenwell Design Week a couple of weeks ago… it was a truly great day out and the vast amount of innovation available within the workplace environment is really amazing! We love keeping our finger on the pulse of workplace trends in order to make our own Studios […]
6, June, 2019 by Heather Manning
HNC Arts and Graphic Design Project
This year’s HNC Art & Graphic Designs students from MK College based their final year pieces on our lovely space! They’ve designed pieces to hang in our lobbies, Studio Boardroom, and even some sculpture for our courtyard & garden. We’ll be commissioning some of the works, to actually have in our Studios… we were unbelievably […]
21, May, 2019 by Heather Manning
In full bloom
Thank you to local MK blogger, @LouBou, for this gorgeous snap. Now that we have longer days, and lighter skies, we will be organising our summer events calendar, so follow us on all of our socials for the latest updates – we’d hate for you to miss out!
5, April, 2019 by Heather Manning
GI Group have launched an Easter Appeal for MK Food Bank, following a really successful charity campaign last year. Please see below for what to donate this worthy cause. If you have any other ideas for donations or if you’d like any further info, please get in touch with the Studios or GI Group, and […]
25, March, 2019 by Heather Manning
Spring has Sprung in the Studios!
From snow flurries to snowdrops… Spring looks like it’s well and truly on it’s way!
22, February, 2019 by Heather Manning
Witan Studios Quiz Night
We’re all about new ideas, sharing knowledge and creating connections between our members and the wider MK community. That means there’s always something happening here. We’re hosting an open-to-all Quiz Night in Fourth & Fifth café! On Thursday 31st January Fourth & Fifth will be open from 5pm, serving pizza, beer and cocktails, and the […]
3, January, 2019 by Heather Manning
Studios Sponsor MKL
As the Elite Ice Hockey League season enters its decisive second half, the Smith Recycling Milton Keynes Lightning welcome another new sponsor – city centre workspace, Witan Studios. Witan Studios will become the corporate sponsor of young British netminder Adam Goss – named as Man of the Match in Lightning’s 28th December road game […]
3, December, 2018 by Heather Manning
Christmas is coming…
After our ‘Christmas in July’ launch event for Scandinavia Christmas Parties, we are visiting Elm Tree Farm in Thrupp Wharf again on Friday 21st December 2018. Members from all over the Studios are going together as a community, with exclusive VIP access to the Top VIP Tipi, ensuring we get extra special treatment too, to celebrate […]
22, November, 2018 by Heather Manning
Oktoberfest at Witan Studios
At Witan Studios, we’ve designed everything with your needs in mind. Our landscaped courtyard and garden is the perfect place to enjoy a coffee, hold an informal meeting or just take a breath and enjoy your surroundings. There’s table tennis, our friendly WiFi cow and every Friday lunchtime a different food truck swings by to […]
3, September, 2018 by Heather Manning
Independence Day… we mean OPEN DAY
On 4th July 2018 we are having an Open Day throughout the Studios to show new faces around our workspace, as well as anyone who is already here and just fancies having a look around! Please feel free to invite other colleagues or clients over on the day, to enjoy canopies and bubbly in the […]
14, May, 2018 by Heather Manning
Creative Partnership with MK College
Witan Studios has teamed up with the HNC Art & Graphics and HNC Graphic Design students of MK College, who are creating artwork for us as part of their Final Major Projects. The Public Engagement project will see the Art & Graphics students take our central courtyard, and create an exciting centrepiece to complete the […]
2, April, 2018 by Heather Manning
Witan Studios Host Networking Hub
2017 was a great year for Witan Studios, welcoming several new tenants into their fresh, innovative workspace. Since the New Year, further six companies have now become new members of the Studios, and are all due to move in before the end of April – an exciting start to 2018! To celebrate our growing network […]
5, March, 2018 by Heather Manning
SME Buckinghamshire Business Awards Nominee
Our very own Fourth & Fifth have been nominated in the SME Buckinghamshire Business Awards, for Restaurant of the Year. This really is an amazing achievement for the independent breakfast and brunch café, who only opened in September last year! Witan Studios would love to be home to the winner of such a deserving award, […]
2, January, 2018 by Heather Manning
Every week, we invite a different local food vendor to visit us in the courtyard & garden, and show off their menu on a Friday lunchtime. This is a great way to support local independent businesses – similar to those who we house in the Studios – get our members together to have a chat […]
4, November, 2017 by Heather Manning
Happy Hump Day! 🐫
This week`s Foodie Friday is Taco Shack!!
Please come down and support them in the Courtyard 12pm-2pm
#TacoShack #SupportLocal #LetReady #LoveMK 💖
With 24/7 access, our flexible studios come furnished with IT set Up, fitted kitchens, meeting rooms and lots of breakout space. We have thought through all the little details so you can concentrate on what’s most important to you; your business.
#SupportLocal #LetReday #LoveMK
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