Venue Info

Box Office & Lost Property

Our box office is open the following times for lost property and ticket purchases:

Monday – 10am – 5pm
Tuesday – 10am – 5pm
Wednesday – 10am – 5pm
Thursday – 10am – 5pm
Friday – 10am – 5pm
Saturday – 12pm – 4pm
Sunday – CLOSED

There is no booking fee for cash and card purchases for sales made at our box office.

Getting here

We are just two minutes walk from Sheffield Train Station! Exit the station via the front doors and follow the pedestrian footpath running uphill, parallel with the water fountains. When you reach the main road turn left and follow the road down to the first set of traffic lights. You will see a fork in the road in front of you with three exits to choose from. We are on the road in the middle (Leadmill Road).
For national rail services please visit

Our closest tram stop is at the Train Station/Sheffield HallamUniversity. Follow the directions from the train station above.
Tram times and information can be found at

We are just a few minutes walk from the Sheffield Interchange in the City Centre. Regular bus services are available as well as National Express Services.
More information on local bus routes can be found at
For national bus travel visit

Those of you who know Sheffield will know that it is a nightmare to drive around.  Don’t get lost type our postcode S1 4SE into your Sat Nav or route finder.
Type your journey details into the AA route planner for the best route

Secure Parking for just £3

Thanks to our friends at Q-Park we can offer secure parking for just £3. Simply leave your car in the Q-Park train station car park on Turner Street (2 minutes walk from The Leadmill) and before you leave ask our door staff for a discount parking voucher. Pop it in the machine when it asks you for your money and you’ll only be charged £3. This discount is only available between 8pm and 6am and is subject to availability,

There is a taxi rank, and limited pay and display roadside parking outside the venue.

Venue Info

Tickets for live events can be bought from the Leadmill website, by phone from our box office or in person from our box office.  The Leadmill box office is open from 10am until 5pm Monday to Friday and 12pm to 4pm on Saturday.  To buy tickets on the phone please call 0114 272 7040.

Lost property can be collected whilst the Leadmill box office is open from 11am until 4pm Monday to Friday.  Lost property is unable to be collected outside of these hours.  We do recommend that you call ahead on 0114 272 7040 to check that your item is ready for you to collect.  Items left in the cloakroom or found in the club are only kept for one month before we dispose of them.

The Leadmill does not have a strict dress code. All we ask is that you refrain from wearing track suits and football shirts. Trainers are welcome.  If you wear a hat we may ask you to remove it.

You may be asked to produce ID in order to gain entry to the Leadmill and to purchase alcohol.  The only forms of ID that we accept are passports, identity cards, driving licences or proof of age cards bearing the PASS hologram.  University cards, photocopied documents or expired documents are not valid forms of ID.  Anyone caught purchasing alcohol for anyone under the age of 18 will be asked to leave the venue.

Anyone caught using invalid ID, including ID belonging to someone else, will be refused entry and the ID will be confiscated and passed on to South Yorkshire Police Licencing Dept.  If you have had an ID confiscated please visit for further information.

Live Information

The Leadmill is an all standing venue.  There is limited seating available but we are unable to reserve it or guarantee its availability.  If you have any specific needs ahead of a show then please contact the venue on 0114 272 7040.

Doors for live events are generally at 7:30pm but please check the individual event, your ticket or booking confirmation for more details.  Live events typically end between 10:30pm and 11pm but may on occasion end earlier or later.  We will try to make this information available beforehand if so.
All of our shows are 14+ unless stated.  We do recommend that under 18 year olds are accompanied by an adult but this is not a condition of entry.

We will always do our best to post stage times for our shows on our website, on our Facebook page and Twitter page but these are always subject to change.

If you would like to be considered to play at the Leadmill then please send a link to your music with some information about you to [email protected].


Vacancies currently available:

Job Title:  Events Operator

Main duties and responsibilities

>> Are you a fun, out-going person?
>> Do you have an interest in live bands, club nights and events?
>> Do you like to work as part of a strong team?

Then this could be the job for you!

As an Events Operator you are the first line of contact to our customers, working either as a Glass Collector or as memeber of our Bar Staff.

Send a covering letter and CV to [email protected]. We’re recruiting for Event Operators now!

Hours of Work
Minimum of 4 hours. Must be available to work either Friday or Saturday
Duration of Contract
6 months probation.
Monthly or when required.
Application Deadline
Minimum wage

Disabled Access

The Leadmill is all located on ground floor level with easy access for anyone with a disability.
We have 2 disabled toilets and 3 bars, all on the same level and easily reachable.

There is also the option available for priority entry; please email in advance and we will be happy to arrange this.

PA’s accompanying a disabled guest are entitled to free entry.  Guest tickets must be requested prior to the show.

There is no designated parking available on Leadmill Road however we can offer discounted parking at the Q-Park around the corner. Please see under “Parking” above.

If you would like to apply for a free carer ticket please email [email protected] with a valid proof of disability attached.

Examples of accepted proof: Disability Living Allowance (DLA) / Attendance Allowance (AA), Personal Independence Payments (PIPs), Blue Badges & The Access Card. We will review an application without the recommended evidence on a case-by-case basis.

Private Party Hire

Here at The Leadmill we know a thing or two about throwing parties!
Whether it’s for a Birthday Celebration, Office Do or 6th Form Party, we’ve got you covered.

We currently have two great rooms available to hire; our smaller (300 capacity) space or larger (900 capacity) main area.
Depending on availability these rooms can be hired from 7:30pm – 11pm and include the below;

Use of our infamous photobooth
Free use of a playlist or the option to book in one of our profesional DJs
Full bar and security staffing
The option to decorate the venue before the event
Free entry for everyone over 18 to the club night (if there is one after the event)

Email us at [email protected] with the following information to enquire about availability and hire costs;
– Preferred date/s
– Contact details for the person booking in the event
– The type of event being held
– Expected attendance

Please note that the booking will be subject to our Terms & Conditions.

Terms & Conditions

1.    The party must be booked in by a responsible adult over the age of 25 who is able to produce valid photo ID at the point of paying the deposit.

2.    Admission to the event must be limited to ticket or guestlist only.

3.    You are not allowed to charge your guests entry to the event

4.    A ticket customer list or guest list must be provided to The Leadmill in advance, including the number of persons under the age of 18 expected at the party.

5.    Please note that mixed gender security checks will be undertaken on the door and spot checks will be carried out with a breathalyser to those under 18.

6.    It is not permitted to advertise the party publicly.

7.    The music policy for the party must be disclosed and approved by the management at The Leadmill prior to the event.