All posts by Emily Jarrett

RELEASE: First phase of meanwhile space programme draws to a close with 24 buildings reopened, 37 organisations in affordable space, and 100 jobs supported

Two members of the Makespace Oxford Team pose in a room, wearing high visibility vests and white hard hats

Monday 26 September 2022 – This month marks the end of the first stage of a council-led economic regeneration scheme, […]

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RELEASE: Portraits of Makespace Oxford Residents to Feature in Modern Art Oxford Exhibition exploring Urban Design and Creativity

A new exhibition opening at Modern Art Oxford will feature a series of portraits of individuals and organisations that are occupying underused spaces that have been revived, repurposed and reanimated by local Community Interest Company Makespace Oxford.

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‘Meanwhile in Oxfordshire…’ features as a scalable solution in think tank’s nation-wide town centre revival plan

A graphic with title 'A Platform for Places' and subtitle 'Reviving town centres by changing how communities access property'

Earlier this week, Radix think tank and a coalition of high street stakeholders published exciting new plans to revive high streets nation-wide. The report, titled A Platform for Places, includes a number of case studies and proposals to revitalise urban centres, and uses our ‘Meanwhile in Oxfordshire…’ programme as an example of models that are already working in this space.

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Community workspace in the centre of Oxford is announced officially open, as new spaces are secured across the county through the ‘Meanwhile in Oxfordshire’ programme

Dozens of purpose-driven individuals representing funding bodies, key partners and social enterprises from across Oxfordshire came together on Tuesday evening […]

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