News Archive 2012

Coverage from 2012 featuring the Wyche Innovation Centre and its resident companies


Best start-ups: the expert's view

The inaugural Malvern Festival of Innovation, organised by Key IQ Ltd, was cited as the best start-up venture for 2012 by entrepreneur Luke Johnson in The Sunday Times.

The Sunday Times, London UK, 23rd December 2012 [read more]


D-RisQ wins Cambridge Wireless Discovering Start-Ups 2012 competition

D-RisQ is one of the five winners in the third edition of the Discovering Start-Ups  competition run by Cambridge Wireless in partnership with Silicon SouthWest. The finals took place at the London and the winners were chosen from 20 finalists from across the UK who pitched their innovative technologies and business plans to a panel of 20 judges.

London UK, 21st November 2012 [read more]


Innovation firms to showcase goods

News of the inaugural Malvern Festival of Innovation, organised by Key IQ Ltd, in association with Malvern Hills District Council and supported by numerous sponsors, including QinetiQ, to promote innovation in technology and business.

Malvern / Hereford UK, 1st November 2012


Dr Adrian Burden of Key IQ a judge at Nanochallenge and PolymerChallenge 2012

Dr Burden, the Technical Director of Key IQ Ltd, participated in the international panel of judges at the annual Nanochallenge and PolymerChallenge event held at the University of Padova in Italy.

Padua, Italy, 30th October 2012


Schemes propose new visitor centres for the hills

Article about the new visitor information centre that is being planned* for one of our units at the Centre. The facility will be the official visitor centre for the Geopark Way, a 109-mile trail running through the Abberley and Malvern Hills Geopark.

Worcsester News, 9th July 2012 [read more]

*The Malvern Hills GeoCentre opened its doors to the general public on Saturday 25th May 2013 and was officially opened by Chris Darmon on Saturday 1st June 2013.


Faster internet now on its way...

Articles about the delays to the 'superfast' broadband in some parts of the Malverns, and referencing the impact it is having on the businesses in the Wyche Innovation Centre*.

Malvern Gazette, 29th June 2012 [read more]
Malvern Gazette, 23rd July 2012 [follow up article featuring D-RisQ, read more]
Malvern Gazette, 26th April 2013 [read more]
*we now have superfast broadband into our Centre with a consolidated bandwidth exceeding 70Mbps download and over 15 Mbps upload.


Acquistion of Secmon Limited (trading as Edge Seven, "Edge7")

Accumuli plc (AIM:ACM), the provider of Advanced IT Security Services announces that it has acquired Edge7. Edge7 was the second company to move into the Wyche Innovation Centre.

London UK, 13th June 2012  


New Life for Local Building

Brief article about the plans for the Wyche Innovation Centre soon after we acquired the former Skot Transformers building.

All About Magazines, 6th March 2012 [read more]


Business Accelerator and Technology Centre to open on the Malvern Hills

Wyche Innovation Centre to provide serviced offices and R&D space to incubate high-technology businesses

Malvern UK, 7th February 2012 [read more]



Progress Updates

Brief updates that we provide to our local neighbours living near the Centre to keep them abreast of developments:

21st April 2012 - update about plans for cafe and information centre in one of the units.

5th February 2012 - introduction about our plans for the Centre.


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Wyche Innovation Centre, Walwyn Road, Malvern WR13 6PL

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Tel: +44 (0) 1684 252 152

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