The Mulberry Bush Third Space (MB3)

MB3 - the hippo The meadow Reflective spaces

Welcome to the latest Mulberry Bush service

MB3 is our picturesque and peaceful rural site in the heart of the Cotswolds, situated in the village of Toddington, Gloucestershire, just 12 miles from Cheltenham.

Group working at MB3MB3 is available for conferences, training courses, workshops, seminars, study and research and for use by schools, clubs and groups.

This unique site offers three different and interesting spaces for therapeutic driven organisations, as well as Therapeutic Communities to utilise. They provide:

  • A place to meet and work together
  • A place to reflect and learn
  • A place for fun and entertainment

Main Building

The uniquely designed main building has:

  • 1 large meeting room for 40 people
  • 2 meeting rooms for up to 20 people
  • 1 small meeting room for up to 3 people
  • 1 study/reading room
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Large communal dining area
  • Multimedia presentation facilities


MB3 can also provide on-site accommodation in our purpose built block. Our Residential building contains:

  • 12 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 22 people
  • Private lounge area, opening onto the meadow and picnic area
  • Small kitchen area
  • 6 communal bathrooms
  • Separate laundry facility

The Meadow

Camping at MB3The Meadow can cater for a variety of outdoor activities, such as mindfulness and meditative relaxation and is ideal for schools and youth groups offering outdoor education.

There is a camping area for up to 10 x 2 person tents, (not provided) a fire-pit, barbecue area and a ‘wildlife’ nature area.

There is additional space at the site for marquees, bell tents and yurts (not provided).

Car Park

There is provision for 22 car parking spaces on site.


Archives and Special Collections

MB3 houses the Planned Environment Therapy Archives and Special Collections, and the National Childcare Library.

Find out more about our collections, services and how to get in touch by visiting our dedicated web pages, or searching our online catalogue.

Contact and Bookings for MB3

Download our Information and Pricing Pack.
Or send an online enquiry via our Booking Form

For more information please contact:
Marya Hemmings, Project Manager
01242 621200 or 07493 628854


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Our address: Church Lane, Toddington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL54 5DQ
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MB3 Grounds Risk Assessment 09 April 2019

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The Mulberry Bush Third Space
Church Lane
Toddington, Cheltenham
GL54 5DQ

Tel. 01242 621200
Part of The Mulberry Bush Organisation Ltd.
Registered Charity 309565