hive of activity

hive of activity

Fig. a location where things are very busy. The hotel lobby was a hive of activity each morning. During the holidays, the shopping center is a hive of activity.
See also: activity, hive, of
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The building was always a hive of activity for as well as swimming many attended to use the public wash facilities, as many of the surrounding houses had no baths and certainly no hot water.
The building was always a hive of activity for, as well as swimming, many attended to use the public wash facilities, as many of the surrounding houses had no baths and no hot water.
In 1900, the Rosefield Mills was a hive of activity and today, there's a campaign under way to bring the majestic building back to life.
Brinsden added, The site is already a hive of activity, and this will only continue toincrease in the coming weeks following the award of this pivotal contract as the MACA mining team begin to mobilise to site.
BIRMINGHAM'S Colmore Business District is hoping to build on its reputation as a hive of activity with the installation of two 'bee hotels' in Church Street Square.
FLYING falcons, buzzing bees and magnificent mini-beast will make Jephson Gardens in Leamington a hive of activity this Sunday.
A hive of activity via social media #PassOnYourPassion including creative and fun ways coaches are being recognised.
21 (BNA): Kuwait's Ministry of Information turned into a hive of activity, as soon as the parliament was dissolved in October, setting all its sectors and capacities in full swing to work around the clock, preparing for covering the new elections on November 26, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
HIVE OF ACTIVITY NUI Galway has asked public to trace Irish honey bee
From birds and bikes to ponies and dogs, the venue will be a hive of activity from start to finish.
An eyewitness said there was a hive of activity on the sealed-off part of the street, closest to the Seaview Road end, with four police cars, two riot vans and police with dogs dealing with the incident.
The market town was a hive of activity as visitors filled the bust streets to enjoy the annual Honey Fair.
At that time the yard was a hive of activity with wagons being hauled in and out by a system of ropes and capstans.
Their offices in Crawley, West Sussex, become a hive of activity as they host a Virgin's Top Model competition to decide which aircrew will show off the uniform in the company magazine.