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Like-minded People All Working Under The Same Roof

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IslandWorks is a coworking space located on the Isle of Sheppey, inside the famously restored Sheerness Dockyard Church. Providing a collaborative environment for individuals and businesses to work together, we offer flexible workspaces, meeting rooms, and amenities for professionals, small business owners and entrepreneurs alike. Nestled at the heart of it all lies The Coffee Lounge, a welcoming public coffee shop open to all, drawing patrons from the entire Island and beyond. Our exceptional brews make every journey worthwhile.

Creative Working in a Collaborative Shared Space.

IslandWorks is all about Coworking and the community it creates. Our professional business-ready facilities are the perfect backdrop to your new or existing venture, and we welcome everyone to visit us.

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Ideal for small teams ready to grow their business.

IslandWorks provides the resources and support to help achieve real business growth. Offering a beautiful workspace in our upstairs area, access to meeting and conference rooms, super fast internet access as well as 1-on-1 support options through our partners, The Kent Foundation, we are here to help businesses in Swale thrive.

A hub of creativity, learning, and connection

Join us for a series of unforgettable events that promise excitement, entertainment, and enriching experiences. From captivating workshops to electrifying acoustic performances, the Island's boundless talent is sure to leave you inspired.

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Serving the Islands Best Coffee

Indulge in a carefully curated selection of handcrafted beverages, skilfully prepared by our passionate baristas. From velvety lattes and bold espressos to delicate pour-overs and refreshing iced brews, our menu caters to the diverse tastes and preferences of our valued guests. Each cup is crafted with precision and served with a smile, ensuring every sip is a moment of pure delight.

Book a Tour

Our upstairs coworking space is exclusively Members-only. Looking to learn more, and see all the facilities, you'll need to book in a Tour of the facilities – it's free!

Articles to Elevate Your Business

Advisory Making Confident Decisions Requires Trusting Your Intuition

Staying at home alone limits opportunities for excitement and interest. Some people are luckier because they tend to create opportunities. Who is more lucky? Research has shown that people regret things they didn’t do more than things they did do. As time passes, we tend to rationalize our failures, but the things we never attempted are not so easily dismissed.

Guest Post Coworking, Coffee-working, and Business

Is there a typical small businessperson? What characteristics do typical small business owners have in common? We asked a recent visitor to IslandWorks, Darren Weale of In Tune PR, for some insights, including into the value of coworking spaces such as ours.

Event Highlights A Festive Celebration: Our Christmas Craft Fair 2023

On November 11th, 2023, our Christmas Craft Fair unfolded as a splendid celebration, combining artistry, music, and charity in the spirit of the season. The event was graced by the enchanting sounds of “Sounds Familiar,” an all-female singing choir whose harmonious melodies filled the air, adding an extra layer of magic to the festivities.

Advisory Mastering Motivation: A Guide to Achieving Your Goals

Elevate your motivation by incorporating actionable strategies into your daily routine. Set specific and measurable goals, breaking them down into smaller tasks that are achievable within a given timeframe. For instance, if your goal is to enhance your fitness, start with a daily 20-minute workout and gradually increase intensity. Surround yourself with a supportive network. Connect with individuals who share your aspirations or have successfully achieved similar goals.

Advisory The Learned Lessons of Success

Success is not just about achieving a specific goal; it includes the entire journey and the valuable lessons learned along the way. It’s about accepting the challenges that come our way, keeping our focus on our objectives, and never giving up, no matter what obstacles we face. This mindset is essential for achieving long-term success and personal growth.

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