Look how similar the Stella McCartney window at Selfridges is to ours in Willesden Green. Meanwhile Space is bang on trend!…Continue
Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 31, 2012 at 11:07pm — No Comments
Two weeks ago Meanwhile Space exchanged keys for 1-12 Queens Parade in Willesden Green as part of the New Windows on Willesden Green project. Using units 1-8, the spaces will be made available for new projects, social enterprise, community workshops and start up business.
Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 31, 2012 at 12:26pm — No Comments
It was very exciting to finally see the empty spaces available in my lovely local Willesden on Saturday, as obtained by the clever people at Meanwhile Space An eclectic mix of business teams & creatives were there, all with interesting ideas on how to utilise the space to expand businesses, try ideas and serve the community. I met with some in particular whom I hope to collaborate with to strengthen both our projects! Of course I'm itching to be one of the lucky successful bids, but a…Continue
Added by Zoe Brewer on January 30, 2012 at 7:19pm — No Comments
Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 30, 2012 at 9:41am — No Comments
I went along to the SpaceWalk for the Willesden Project getting very lost along the way! but thanks to another particpant called Phil my legs were saved a seriously long walk in his car. We found the Queens Parade and I thought it was one shop, until emily gave us a map and explanied how big the space was. It goes on and on, a maze of units and backrooms,storage,loos (all lovely and clean and well maintained by the team) shelving and more.
I felt a bit like a kid again exploring a…Continue
Added by Danielle Scott on January 30, 2012 at 9:17am — No Comments
Meanwhile Project's Jess just came across this case study of Interim uses in King's Cross in a 1995 Good Practice Guide. It's funny how long it has taken for this kind of thinking, that comprehensive masterplanning and development of large sites seems to have had its day, to…Continue
Added by Emily Berwyn on January 27, 2012 at 12:01pm — No Comments
Why Don’t You Wembley is a new project to deliver a Meanwhile Occupation and Action Plan in the Wembley Triangle area. This is a highly ambitious project that draws together an expert consortium of associates and organisations to create opportunities from the…
Added by Emily Berwyn on January 24, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
New Windows on Willesden Green seeks proposals from suitable businesses, projects or individuals interested in taking up short term leases on selected vacant shops along Willesden High Road. To find out more about the project, what we're looking for and how to apply, please visit:…Continue
Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 17, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments
Meanwhile Space CIC have a number of exciting projects in the pipeline for 2012 and are looking to increase capacity by working with specialists in their field on a variety of interim projects. This expertise could range from community participation to marketing to plumbing…Continue
Added by Emily Berwyn on January 12, 2012 at 2:46pm — No Comments
Fabrication crafts is a social enterprise in Leeds city centre, providing ad hoc workspace for craft and fashion business as well as support and mentoring
we've just set up the Leeds Fashion and Craft network https://www.facebook.com/#!/LeedsFashionandCraftNetwork which folks are welcome to join and opened a shop in leeds with shelf space.
we'll only allow 1 of each style of craft i.e 3 jewellers must all have different styles etc,…Continue
Added by Dawn Wood on January 8, 2012 at 7:46am — No Comments
January 29th 2012, 10.30am-5.30pm
Learn to Sew Using Your Own Machine
January 15, Feb 19th, 10.30am-4.30pm
Learn to Crochet
January 21st, 10.30am-5.30pm
Make Your Own Wedding Dress
January 22nd, 10.30am-4.30pm
Introduction to Patchwork
January 22nd, 10.30-4.30
Meanwhile in Finchley Road in Camden has been transformed into workspace for start ups, artists, students and social enterprises looking for a temporary base. We are unusually based in a shopping centre which is warm, safe and very light.
The space is split into three sections:
- Event Space
- Studio Space
The space information is:
- Open from 08.00 - 22.00
- Accessible from Jubilee, Metropolitan…Continue
Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 4, 2012 at 3:48pm — No Comments
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Added by Jessica Courtney Bennett on January 3, 2012 at 7:41pm — No Comments