The Innovation Centre facilities

The Innovation Centre is a space in which individuals and groups are encouraged to explore new ideas and grow their ventures. We're open to staff, students, coworkers and members of the public Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 4.45pm*, and have some great spaces for your meeting and events. If you have any queries, please email 

As a public space, we encourage everybody from established start-ups to individuals interested in starting a business one day to come in and utilise our space in order to create new relationships.

Local entrepreneurs, freelancers, innovators, students, graduates, and those looking to start a business, are welcome into The Innovation Centre as an Innovation Centre Member (ICM) free of charge. Sign up to become a member.

All Innovation Centre Members (ICM) and residents benefit from the opportunity to attend free informative events, business surgeries, networking sessions and being part of an innovative community.

The ground floor has free Wi-Fi, refreshments and use of the co-working café for meetings is also free of charge.

If you have any questions, or would like further information, please contact us:

T: 0116 257 7377

Detailed access guide on

*Occasionally we need to close the Co-Working Café for events – upcoming closures:

  • Wednesday 29th May - closed from 1.00pm
  • Monday 3rd June - Closed all day
  • Wednesday 12th June - Closed all day
  • Friday 21st June - Closed all day
  • Tuesday 25th June - Closed all day


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