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The Nucleus supports technology and knowledge intensive industries, including software development, digital media, engineering, accountancy and business consultancy. Home to an inspiring range of flexible, COVID-secure workspaces, fully equipped with the latest technology to help your business grow and thrive.

Our flexible workspaces have as little as a month’s notice period and with our super-fast broadband and onsite café, you’ll have the set-up you need to work in the way that suits you.

The Bridge is home to both residential and commercial space, including The Nucleus and has a history of being there for the community.

In Victorian times, the site was used as the Joyce Green hospital, which provide care for the smallpox victims and for soldiers injured in WW1.

The Nucleus pays homage to the ships that brought the wounded to the hospital, by naming their two meetings rooms in their honour.



At The Nucleus, your business is our priority. Our experienced onsite team is dedicated to helping your business reach and go beyond its targets, with support and advice at your disposal. Being part of our centre offers the endless benefits available in our dynamic community of Dartford’s latest innovators.

We work closely with our local community by; offering local businesses the opportunity to showcase their businesses and sponsoring the Dartford Business Awards.


Meet some of the pioneering entrepreneurs who have grown at The Nucleus, Dartford.

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Matt Grimshaw
The Pioneers

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Matt Grimshaw
The Pioneers

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Matt Grimshaw
The Pioneers

The Nucleus and Oxford Innovation are sponsors of the Innovation Award for Dartford Business Awards

Surrounded by innovators

The Nucleus,
Brunel Way,
Kent, DA1 5GA



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The Nucleus is part of Oxford Innovation growing network with over 26 centres across the UK. With over 30 years of experience, we are the UK's leading innovation and incubation centre operator. Our model for Centre operation delivers a unique blend of financial sustainability and economic outputs for our clients (the building owners), as well as delivering the best possible environment to support our customers (the occupiers).

Oxford Innovation understands what innovators, start-ups, entrepreneurs and emerging businesses are experiencing, we know what works and how best to support you, especially in times of uncertainty. Being part of a wider group of regional business centres allows you plenty of opportunities for networking, plus the option of using the facilities in any other locations such as hot desking at neighbouring centres (subject to availability).

We offer a range of flexible workspaces and support for early-stage science and technology, logistics and innovative SMEs.

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