covid update  - national lockdown restrictions from 6 january to mid february at least (and possibly up to 31 march)

# LCB DEPOT is closed to the public
# our cafe-bar GRAYS is closed - but has an online shop
  • LCB Depot is closed to the public until further notice
  • We kick off 2021 with our Graphics exhibition, on show online and in our street gallery, January 8-29
  • We have a callout for submissions of UX, XR, VR, AR & MR work to our Interactive exhibition in February 2021, by the deadline 25 January 2021
  • Our cafe-bar Grays is closed but has launched an online shop
  • Bamboo Street Food are still doing their city centre vegan takeaway service Friday & Saturday 5.30-9pm & Sunday 5.30-8pm via delivery to you or pickup from our Colton Street entrance
  • Our meeting rooms are not available for the public to hire
  • Our workspaces and studios remain open to our tenant businesses at our 3 sites

See Government guidance on Coronavirus

See Government info on the National Lockdown from 6 January 2021

Stay Home

See Coronavirus updates on Leicester City Council's website

See new lockdown grants to support businesses and protect jobs (announced 5 January) and info from Leicester City Council on support grants for businesses

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We offer (subject to Covid restrictions):
  • workspace and studios at LCB Depot, Phoenix and Makers Yard; shared Business Lounges at LCB Depot and Phoenix; postal address services at LCB Depot and Phoenix - all exclusively for creative businesses, organisations and individuals; and artists and designer-makers

  • our cafe-bar Grays :  Grays Coffee Shop & Kitchen, open Monday to Friday 9am to 4.30pm and at evening and weekend events

  • social and networking events  

  • exhibitions in our gallery spaces including our Lightbox gallery

  • four meeting rooms for hire on weekdays 9am-5pm

  • hire of our ground floor spaces for evening and weekend events 

  • links to one-to-one, tailored support and guidance for businesses seeking help, information and advice from the LLEP Business Growth Hub

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LCB Depot, Makers' Yard and Phoenix Workspaces are run by
Leicester City Council | City Development & Neighbourhoods | Tourism, Culture & Inward Investment



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