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Wakefield One Wins

The British Council for Offices (BCO) announced its list of the North of England’s finest work places today and named English Cities Fund’s- Wakefield One as the joint winner of its ‘Best Corporate Workplace’ category. 

This year’s ceremony attracted more than 200 architects, designers, developers and occupiers whose office schemes went head-to-head to win the BCO seal of approval.

Judges described Wakefield One as “the epitome of a modern working environment that fully supports Wakefield Council in providing the highest level of service for local people, whilst offering visitors a welcoming community hub”. The contemporary façade has been designed to complement the adjacent Victorian Grade I council building. 

Wakefield One was joint winner with 1 Angel Square the Co-Operative’s headquarters in Manchester.