2012

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  • Creative Writing Youth Initiative to be Launched at The Hive
    Thursday, 20 December 2012

    A new initiative to encourage and develop young people’s writing skills is set to begin in January at The Hive.

  • VAMOS hits the big screen
    Monday, 26 November 2012

    Worcestershire residents are invited to come and see the premiere film showing of Offal Tales, a spectacular tailor made show which was performed at The Hive in July to celebrate the opening of this iconic building.

  • Worcestershire On Film
    Thursday, 15 November 2012

    Worcestershire residents are invited to come and see the premiere showing of Worcestershire on Film, showcasing historic footage from the counties fascinating past.

  • Global Entrepreneurship Week at The Hive
    Friday, 09 November 2012

    Business people from around the county are invited to come and celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week next week (12 – 16 November) at The Hive's Business Centre, Worcester.

  • VIP ceremony for Hive Summer Reading Challenge Winners
    Thursday, 04 October 2012

    This year's Summer Reading Challenge 'Story Lab' ended with a big celebration at The Hive yesterday with an event hosted by one of the UK’s rising stars in children’s literature.

  • Explore The Past in a Library near you
    Wednesday, 03 October 2012

    The first exhibition at The Hive, a partnership between Worcestershire County Council the University of Worcester, which celebrates the history of The Hive site and the history of Worcester has now come to a close.

  • The Hive showcases classic and contemporary Worcestershire
    Monday, 01 October 2012

    The Hive proved an unusual venue for a photo shoot of a new Morgan Aero Coupe to showcase classic and contemporary Worcestershire for MOG magazine’s calendar for 2013.

  • Web-tastic Family Fun Event
    Friday, 21 September 2012

    Worcestershire County Council is inviting families in Worcestershire to a fun filled event where they can find out more about Children's Centre Online.

  • Inspired by Cher Lloyd? Now it's your chance to become a Pop Icon!
    Thursday, 06 September 2012

  • Photographic Exhibition of Music and Art in Dementia Care at The Hive
    Saturday, 01 September 2012

    An exhibition of photographs challenging stereotypical views of people with dementia has gone on display at The Hive.

  • History doesn't need to be a mystery
    Friday, 17 August 2012

    Worcester stories will be brought to life in The Hive later this month by a historical costumed character who will tell children tales of the city's past at The Hive.

  • 100,000 visitors through the doors of The Hive
    Tuesday, 14 August 2012

    100,000 people have visited Worcestershire's flagship building in the 6 weeks since its opening.

  • Great Expectations at The Hive
    Monday, 23 July 2012

    Dickens' magnificent novel, Great Expectations, will be brought thrillingly to life in a new promenade performance by Everyman Theatre at The Hive.

  • Visitors swarm to The Hive for opening week
    Thursday, 12 July 2012

    Around 17,000 people visited Europe's first joint public and university library during its first week of opening.

  • Student’s Song to be Performed during Hive Opening
    Monday, 09 July 2012

    A song written by a University of Worcester student will be performed during the official opening of The Hive next week.

  • Royal Visit - a dream come true for 106-year-old
    Tuesday, 03 July 2012

    Dreams can come true, at least they will for 106 year old Alice Potter when she finally meets the Queen next week.

  • Offal Tales: Stories of the Worcester Cattle Market
    Monday, 02 July 2012

    To celebrate the opening of The Hive, Worcestershire's brand new library and history centre, Vamos Theatre presents a special promenade performance; Offal Tales.

  • First visitors welcomed into The Hive
    Monday, 02 July 2012

    Europe's first joint public and university library opened to the public today in Worcester.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Tina
    Saturday, 30 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we'll be introducing you to some of soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Claire
    Friday, 29 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we'll be introducing you to some of soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • County-wide reading relay launches The Hive
    Friday, 29 June 2012

    Well known faces from across the county are lining up to take part in a reading relay event to mark the opening of The Hive in Worcester.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Uriel
    Thursday, 28 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we'll be introducing you to some of soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Rory
    Wednesday, 27 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we have been introducing you to some of soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Jade
    Tuesday, 26 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we'll be introducing you to some of soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • The Hive - meet the people - Jane
    Monday, 25 June 2012

    With the opening of Worcestershire's latest iconic landmark just a matter of days away, all this week we'll be introducing you to some of the soon-to-be familiar faces under its gold cladded roof.

  • Beyond The City Wall Exhibition at The Hive
    Friday, 22 June 2012

    Worcestershire residents are invited to come and explore the fascinating history of a busy corner of the city in a new exhibition and audio-visual display, now home to the city's latest iconic and soon-to-be unveiled landmark, The Hive.

  • The Hive scoops national sustainability award
    Friday, 01 June 2012

    The Hive scooped another impressive national award at a prestigious event in London last night (Thursday, May 31).

  • The Hive to host world’s first digital Spellathon Championships
    Tuesday, 15 May 2012

    Pupils from primary schools across Worcestershire will go head to head live at The Hive to compete in the Spellathon Championships in aid of the learning disability charity, Mencap.

  • Want to get involved? Volunteering opportunities will create a Buzz at The Hive
    Tuesday, 08 May 2012

    Worcestershire County Council and the University of Worcester are calling on people to consider becoming a volunteer at The Hive in anticipation of the opening of this iconic building on 2nd July 2012.

  • Pre-opening events at The Hive have been enjoyed by a staggering 5,600 visitors
    Monday, 30 April 2012

    The latest event on Saturday saw Worcester Music Festival hosted at The Hive for an all-signing all-dancing, one-off spectacular public event to showcase some of the best musical talent from across the county.