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Category Archives: Friar Gate
Derby serviced offices coming soon Derby City Centre has seen an upturn in serviced office activity recently and there is plenty of optimism from Landlords, Tenants and developers. Cranes have even appeared once more on the city sky line and Derby City Council’s own developments alongside the river are close to completion. During this period of renewed growth Exeid have not been idle. Our 32 Friar Gate site is now 95% occupancy with only two offices available to let on a fully serviced basis. The remaining offices are a one person and a second two person office. Both offices are … Read More
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the closure of Friar Gate Bridge. We investigated this historic landmark next to our office space…
There has been a significant amount of press coverage regarding the Friar Gate Bridge recently. Reports have suggested that it’s intended for renovations and restorations, other articles state it’s likely to be left alone. What’s the big deal about this bridge? Why is it special? At one time, Friar Gate Station was the main rail station within Derby, and it served the commuting public between 1978 to 1964. The Friar Gate Bridge, which is seen easily from the Exeid 32 Friar Gate offices, is now the only reminders of the former station. The double, cast-iron bridge was made for the Great Northern Railway by Andrew … Read More