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The Hive at de bees

The Hive Withdrawable shares

£200 minimum (£20 for Winsford residents)

Social Investment Tax Relief!

This share offer has received Advance Assurance that investors in The Hive will qualify for Social Investment Tax Relief.  This means that individuals will receive a 30% tax releif on monies invested in to the project, subject to an investor's personal SITR eligibility.

Crowd Match Fund

The Hive Live has received commitment for match funding from Big Society Capital's Crowd Match Fund! This means that for every pound invested in The Hive Live by individuals, another pound of shares will be puchased by BSC, up to £100,000.

Key facts

Offer status CLOSED
Product Withdrawable Shares
Investing in Community Venue
Offer opens 31st May 2019
Offer closed 31st October 2019
Location of project(s) Winsford, Cheshire


Offer price, per share £1
Minimum investment amount £200

£20 for residents of CW7, CW8, CW9 and CW10 postcodes
Maximum investment amount £100,000
Min. raise for offer to proceed £60,000
*(Subject to funding from More Than A Pub programme being secured)
Maximum raise £160,000

Financial performance

The Hive intends to pay interest on investments of around 3% and Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) of 30% tax is available to eligible investments.

Social performance

The Hive will make de bees a cultural focal point for Winsford which will act as a catalyst to re-ignite the economy and sense of community. They will host cultural events daily, from gigs and concerts to cinema, theatre, poetry, dance and exhibitions.

Share offer

Learn more about key aspects of this share offer

Business profile

Aims, social and financial performance, and how it's run

Offer document

Business Plan

The information on this website is only a summary of the offer document.

Before applying for shares the whole text of the accompanying share offer document and business plan should be read.


If you are in any doubt about the information on this website, the content of the accompanying prospectus or the action you should take, you should immediately consult a person authorised for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, who specialises in advising on investment in shares and other securities.

Prospective investors should be aware that the value of the shares, which will not be quoted, cannot go up, but can go down. In addition, there is no certainty that investors will get back the full amount they invest.

Offer closed

As of the 1st November 2019 this offer is closed

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