Five Minutes Spare

A Social Media Platform Built for Community and Businesses. A place for all to come together

About us

Five Minutes Spare is a Social Media Portal & Business Services company based in Cumbria.

We cover a wide range of subjects, from informative to viral.  So if you want to check something out in a fun and safe environment, you know where to go.

We also offer several digital solutions for businesses, ranging from E-commerce and Website builds to digital marketing support.

These help to support small to medium enterprises. Find out more here.

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Create a Personal, Business, Gaming or Music Profile with tools to help you promote yourself and connect with others


Our Groups are designed to help communities and businesses grow, with tools available to post updates, write group blogs, and create and share events.

Most Popular Groups

Group logo of Streaming Group
Streaming Group|Public Group
4 members| active 1 year, 10 months ago

This is a group made for all types of live streamers! This includes Twitch, Facebook and other social platform where you can stream! This group is made to help bring people together with stream help and […]

Group logo of Stardew Valley
Stardew Valley|Public Group
5 members| active 1 year, 10 months ago

Stardew Valley is a game created by Eric Barone AKA Concerned Ape. This Group has no Affiliations with the developer and is not Endorsed by the Developer.

This is Simply a casual group where you can all share […]

Group logo of Carlisle
Carlisle|Public Group
12 members| active 1 year, 10 months ago

All the Latest News and information about the great border city of Carlisle

Group logo of Penrith
Penrith|Public Group
12 members| active 1 year, 11 months ago

This group is for anyone with an interest in the beautiful Lake District town, Penrith. Find out what’s going on around Penrith and all the latest news from around the Penrith area.

Group logo of Five Minutes Spare - About us and Support
1 member| active 1 year, 11 months ago

Welcome to Five Minutes Spare! This Group is here to help guide you through the services provided by us at Five Minutes Spare




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Group Types

Town and City Groups

Join others in your town/city to find out the latest news and more in your local area

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County Groups

Join others in your county to find out the latest news and more in your area

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Business and Charity Groups

See Groups run by local businesses and charities, join to hear more from them and communicate with them easily.

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Gaming Groups

Gaming groups are a place for gamers and fans of games to share knowledge and promote their streams etc.

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Our Content

We have an in-house team of content writers and guests writers who help us produce content in the following areas


Check out our Entertainment section for the Latest Trailers, Reviews, News, Gaming and more.

Go to Entertainment

Quizzes and Games

Fancy testing your knowledge on a range of topics and challenging your friends?

Go to Quizzes


Keep up to date with the latest news Headlines across the world

Go to News

Location and Travel Guides

Whether you are looking for information about the place you live, want to look into a place you are going to or need some inspiration use our location guides

Go to Location Guides


Check out our sports section for all the latest News in Football, American Football, Basketball and more

Go to Sports


Hobbies, Food, Health & Fitness are just some of the things you will find in our Lifestyle Section.

Go to Lifestyle

View all the latest content on our platform

The Business & Community Hub

The Five Minutes Spare Business & Community Hub assists businesses and communities in coming together. We aim to make professional services as accessible as possible for all. We work with local businesses and community centres so you can access professional advice relating to Legal, Financial and Property Services.

Also, we look to raise awareness of local community centres and projects that help create stronger communities and a brighter future.

The Multi-Vendor Store

Want to Find Products to buy from Reputable online small retailers?

Need a platform to sell your products?

Want your business to feature in our groups and town guides?

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