Reading UK CIC was established in 2007 as a Community Interest Company (CIC). We operate as a public/private partnership to promote and sustain the economic development of Reading through programmes that drive its world-class economy. We exist to:
The company’s Board of Directors is a team of experts comprising leading figures from property, retail, education, transport and media organisations as well as the local authority:-
Our Board members have a stake in the real estate, market and labour force of Reading, bringing a vision for Reading’s future growth and a desire to champion its ongoing success. For information - Persons with Significant Control Register
Reading UK CIC is leading an ambitious new strategy to drive economic growth and further raise the profile of Reading globally as a place to invest, do business, work and live. We are determined to maintain Reading’s strong economic position and raise the quality of life of those living and working here through a targeted action plan that will make a difference.
A stronger Reading economy, one that has a vibrant 24/7 retail, arts, cultural and hospitality town centre, strong local business sectors and is competitive and attractive to global businesses. An economy that ultimately creates employment opportunity for local people of all ages through a private, public and voluntary sector partnership. A plan that enables and promotes the sharing of the benefits of the strong economy to all that live, work and visit Reading. Three key policy areas:-
You can download a pdf version of our most recent annual report here.
Reading UK CIC is a Community Interest Company limited by guarantee and registered in England & Wales (No. 5671172) at One Forbury Square, The Forbury, Reading RG1 3EB.
Its trading address - for all correspondence - is The Library Building, Abbey Square, Reading, RG1 3BQ
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