Charity transforms empty bank vault into community maker space

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Regular readers of Springwise may remember the article we wrote about 3Space in 2011. Back then, the UK-based company was helping non-profits and community projects find temporary homes in vacant commercial properties. Four years on and we are pleased to report on its latest venture, which sees the transformation of emptied bank branches into free working spaces for social enterprises, entrepreneurs and community groups. The project, Hatch, has been launched in partnership with Barclays Bank and the first 'branch' recently opened in Oxford. The new community space is the first of four hubs set to open in under-utilised Barclay's properties…

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