From pioneering work in optical technologies and digital switching through to work in advanced software techniques and protocols, Adastral Park is recognised as one of the leading centres of technical innovation in the communication world.

Adastral Park is home to BT’s Global Research and Development Headquarters and Innovation Martlesham – an established cluster of over 70 high-tech ICT Companies and thriving hub for like-minded individuals sharing knowledge and expertise.

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All events listed below on the Adastral Park website are open solely to BT staff and people based at Adastral Park.

The BT Labs at Adastral Park near Ipswich, Suffolk, today celebrated 40 years at the forefront of telecoms innovation, commemorating the opening of the company’s global R&D headquarters in November 1975 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

The site, formerly known as the Post Office Research Station Martlesham Heath, was opened on 21 November 1975, as a new centre for telecommunications research, replacing the wartime Dollis Hill research station in North London.

Click here to read more.

The BT Library will be holding a charity book sale in the Hub at lunchtime on Wednesday 6 August.

BTFS will be conducting a catering survey at lunchtime in the Hub on Wednesday 30 July.

Meet representatives from the National Trust and find out how to become a member at lunchtime in the Hub on Tuesday 22 July.  They will also be highlighting the properties and places to visit in Suffolk and beyond, with ideas of where you can go whilst on holiday.

There are no events taking place in the Hub during this week.

The Suffolk Police Community Support Officers will be in the Hub at lunchtime on Monday 7 July.

Representatives from Payroll Giving in Action will be in the Hub Tuesday 8 – Wednesday 9 July to explain how payroll giving works and how it is tax efficient for the individual and beneficial to charities.

Prospect will be in the Hub at lunchtime on Thursday 10 July.

At lunchtime on Thursday 3 July, Ipswich Buses will be promoting Service 4, the new 192 replacement service.  Please see Shuttle Bus page for more information.

Representatives from Payroll Giving in Action will be in the Hub Tuesday 8 – Wednesday 9 July to explain how payroll giving works and how it is tax efficient for the individual and beneficial to charities.  The representatives can also provide information on the charities employees can support.

 

The Book People will be in the Hub between 11.00-14.30, Tuesday 1 July.

Kite surfing is one of the fastest growing extreme sports in the world. Edgeriders is a locally based shop selling snowboards, kites & wakeboards and is situated on the Martlesham Heath industrial estate. Come along and meet the team from Star Kites UK and Edgeriders in the Hub at lunchtime on Wednesday 2 July.

Ipswich Buses will be in the Hub at lunchtime on Thursday 3 July.

EACH will be promoting their Treehouse Colour Dash charity event which is taking place on Saturday 12 July in Christchurch Park, Ipswich.

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