Monday – Sat: 9am-5.30pm Sun: 10am-4pm
Quaker Way, Mansfield, Notts, NG18 1SU

About our Hive community space

Our Hive community space offers a free space to local charities, community groups, businesses and organisations.

Now located on the mall, adjacent to Boots and behind the Bakers and Baristas cafe, this area can be hired free of charge, for you to host events, meetings and activities!

Questions & Answers

Who is The Hive for?

In a nutshell, the Hive community space can be used by anyone providing a service or an enhanced – no cost – experience for our visitors. This might be

  • charities
  • service providers
  • small businesses
  • community groups

What type of events can I hold

– group meetings

– public meetings

– fundraisers

– promotions and awareness raising exercises

– drop-in sessions

– provision of free taster sessions and activities

– giveaways and sampling

How do I apply to hire the Hive community space

Click the button at the bottom of the page and send us an email, stating the following:

  • Your Name
  • Organisation/Business Name
  • Website (if you have one)
  • What you would like to use The Hive for
  • Days/Dates you would like to use The Hive 
  • An overview of your session/s content
  • What you hope to achieve during your session
  • Is it a one-off or a regular booking 
  • If regular, the frequency you would like
Will you help promote my event?

Your event is your responsibility to promote to your specific target groups, however, if you provide us with all of the detail, relevant photos and a poster or flyer, we will happily actively promote via our social media and website. If you provide posters (A1 or A3) we will display them in the Centre for you – strictly with prior agreement.

What is the criteria to free use?

Charities must be recognised charities, we must have full organisation details and details of the nominated person responsible for the facilities and your colleagues working in the area whilst with us. Public Liability Insurance is essential and your adherence to our Centre policies regarding Health & Safety to you, your team and our visitors will be required.

When is The Hive available to use?

We operate a diary system for all of the promotional and community spaces within Four Seasons, including The Hive community space. Subject to availability you can use The Hive for one day or several consecutive days, a one-off event or a regular weekly, monthly or annual event. Hours of availability are strictly within Centre opening hours.

Calendar of Events

Disability Notts Drop-InTuesdays10.30am – 12.30pm2nd & 4th Tuesday of each monthThe Disability Notts team are in our Hive Community Space to tell you about their services, help signpost other services for those affected by disabilities – or just to chat!

While in our Hive area
Enjoy a discounted cuppa…

All visitors and organisers using the Hive community space are offered discounted drinks by our central cafe Bakers & Baristas. Pop and ask them on arrival.