Google looks to expand London office footprint: The Times

The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in London
The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in London, Britain January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

September 29, 2020

(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google is in advanced talks to lease an additional 70,000 square feet in buildings close to its 1 billion pounds ($1.28 billion) new headquarters in King’s Cross, The Times reported on Tuesday.

The tech giant has also agreed to extend a lease at Central Saint Giles, an office development near Tottenham Court Road, for a further decade, the report said https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/google-reaffirms-commitment-to-office-life-as-it-expands-london-workspace-l6qc2k6wh.

Google did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment.

($1 = 0.7789 pounds)

(Reporting by Akanksha Rana in Bengaluru; Editing by Aditya Soni)