Formerly a 24 hour pub which was closed for a number of years before Nudge Community Builders purchased the building and turned it into a café/marketplace with affordable housing in the flats above. The Clipper has since been home a variety of fairs, take overs and markets. In December 2020, Omnium Radio, Plymouth’s community radio station, launched the community music hub in The Clipper.
Omnium radio is an internet radio station that is worked around giving everyone the opportunity of being involved with radio, promoting inclusivity. Omnium believe that hosting a radio show can be done by anyone with the correct training and support. By taking the time to support individuals through training and create required adjustments if possible.
The hub features a café and retail space which are used to fund community projects managed by Omnium Radio.
Alongside Omnium’s radio studios, stands “The Buskers Stage” offering daily open mic time for local musicians, poets and comics to perform live to the café audience.
Meeting and workshop space is available for hire.