Block Management Uxbridge
As a specialist Block Management Company we are operating in Uxbridge.
History of Uxbridge
Uxbridge is a town in west London, England, and the administrative headquarters of the London Borough of Hillingdon. It was historically part of the county of Middlesex. As of 2015, Uxbridge had a population of 54,307. It is located 15.4 miles (24.8 km) west-northwest of Charing Cross.
Uxbridge historically formed part of the parish of Hillingdon, with other nearby villages including Ickenham, Northwood, Harefield and Ruislip. It is recorded as "Woxbrigge" in 1163, and "uxnebrije" in 1248. The name means "bridge over the River Ux", where 'ux' refers to a Celtic word meaning 'wandering'. The river crossed what is now St Andrew's Road, and latterly Oxford Road, before being culverted and running underground from Hillingdon Wheel to Uxbridge High Street.
New developments in Uxbridge
There are a number of new developments taking place in Uxbridge at the moment. One of the most significant is the regeneration of the town centre, which is being undertaken by Hillingdon Council. The aim is to create a more modern and vibrant town centre, with better shops and facilities. The project included the redevelopment of the Intu Uxbridge shopping centre, as well as the creation of a new leisure quarter. This included a 12-screen cinema, bowling alley and restaurants. There are also new public spaces and improved pedestrian links.
The regeneration project was completed in 2019 and cost £600 million. In addition to the town centre regeneration, there are a number of other developments taking place in Uxbridge. One of the most notable is the construction of a new hospital, which is being built on the site of the former Hillingdon Hospital. The new facility will provide much-needed healthcare services to the local community.
Another major development is the construction of a new business park, which is located on the site of the former RAF Uxbridge. The business park will provide a boost to the local economy and create new jobs. Uxbridge is an area that is undergoing significant change at the moment. With a number of new developments taking place, it is an exciting time to be living in the town.
A short walk from St. Andrew’s Park leads you into the heart of Uxbridge town center the Underground Station with the Piccadilly and Metropolitan line. The lively town center has great shopping with two shopping centers still in the high street and an array of busy cafés, bars, and restaurants. At Intu Uxbridge, big names include Topshop, Debenhams, Next, H&M, Disney, and a large Odeon cinema. The Pavilions offers even more high street favorite buildings Marks & Spencer and TK Maxx. Just off the high street is the more essential shopping experience in Windsor Street, which is lined with independent shops and salons. As well, at the cinema, Uxbridge also offers a variety of leisure offers including health and fitness clubs.
What our CEO, Mary Anne Bowring, likes about Uxbridge
The Pavilions offers even more high street favorite buildings Marks & Spencer and TK Maxx. Just off the high street is the more essential shopping experience in Windsor Street, which is lined with independent shops and salons. As well, at the cinema, Uxbridge also offers a variety of leisure offers including health and fitness clubs.
Things to do in Uxbridge
Uxbridge is a town with a lot to offer. There are a number of things to do in the area, whether you are looking for something to do during the day or in the evening. During the day, there are a number of different activities to enjoy. One option is to visit one of the many parks and open spaces in the town. Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex is a popular choice, with a range of facilities including a swimming pool, gym and tennis courts. Another option is to visit one of the museums in Uxbridge. The London Transport Museum Depot is located in the town and is home to a collection of vintage buses and trains.
If you are looking for something to do in the evening, there are a number of options. One option is to visit one of the bars or clubs in Uxbridge. The town has a lively nightlife scene and there are a number of bars and clubs to choose from. Alternatively, you could visit one of the restaurants in Uxbridge.
Uxbridge has a thriving cultural scene, with a number of different events and activities taking place throughout the year. One of the main events in the cultural calendar is the Uxbridge Festival. This is a two-week event that takes place every July and celebrates the town's diverse culture. The festival includes a range of different events, including music, dance, art and food.
Another popular event is the Uxbridge Folk Festival, which takes place in August. This is a three-day event that showcases the best of folk music from around the world. If you are interested in the arts, there are a number of different venues to visit in Uxbridge. The Compass Theatre is a popular choice and hosts a range of different productions throughout the year.
Top 3 Block Management Companies in Uxbridge
Ringley Group – specialising in the block management of residential and mixed buildings, based locally in the Borough of Camden.
Lakin & Co - located at 122 High St, Uxbridge UB8 1JT
MyCastle - located at 2nd Floor, 16 High St, Uxbridge UB8 1JN
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