Work local, live local
a better quality of life for freelancers, remote workers, commuters and others from the private, public and third sectors
All you need to work efficiently and effectively: 'hot' desks; permanent desks; offices; studios; meeting rooms; fast broadband; shared printers etc.
Connect with others, for you and for your organisation: get to know interesting and useful people; discover local groups and activities; be more involved locally.
Develop your business or organisation: learn from those around you; find others to collaborate with; get advice and support from specialist agencies.
Open plan workspace
A professional shared workspace with fast broadband, desks, kitchenette, informal breakout spaces, shower and secure bike storage. Utilities and recycling included. The workspace will be actively ‘hosted’, facilitating a culture of collaboration and actively growing members’ professional networks.
Membership packages will offer the following options:
Permanent desks for the sole use of a single member with designated storage, accessible during normal opening hours or 24/7
‘Hot desks’ with access for 25, 50, or 100 hours per month (approximately 1, 2 or 3 days per week) during normal opening hours
‘Networker’ membership with access to workspace on a discounted hourly pay-as-you-go basis
PAYG access by the hour or day for tourists and visitors.
A boardroom style meeting room for approximately 10 people, and two small ‘pods’ for a maximum of four people. Meeting rooms will be available for anyone to hire, and at a discounted rate to members.
Two or three small private offices with access to events and other member benefits.
Two or three artists studios with access to events and other member benefits.
Connect & Develop
Regular social events and activities to encourage and support networking and collaboration between members, and between members and other businesses and organisations in the area. Free or discounted for members.
A range of training events for professional development, from skilled, specialist providers, including selected members and partner organisations. Free or discounted for members.
Specialist programmes of support for new and existing community organisations and social enterprises, including fund raising, organisational development, strategic and project planning. Free for qualifying organisations.
Business address, mailbox, mail forwarding.
Storage in secure cages and lockable basement rooms.