~ the best venues in leicester – st3 ~

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*leicester – or as people actually from leicester say – lestah*

THE SHED (just to clarify, it’s not an actual shed)

Located at  – 5 Yeoman St, Leicester LE1 1UT – which is in the centre of the city and in walking distance from St Margaret’s bus station and the train station.

Capacity – 180 people

Contact Details:

  • Kevin – mobile – 07703672820
  • The Shed Facebook page which can be found at the following link – https://www.facebook.com/TheShedVenue

Significant Artists:

  • Ellie Goulding (2009)
  • The Lurkers (1970s)
  • The Reckless Youth

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O2 Academy 2 Leicester

Located at – Percy Gee Building, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH – in walking distance of the bus station, train station and car parks.

Capacity – 500 people

Contact Details:

  • call – 0116 223 1181 – from 10am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (general enquiries)
  • call – 0844 477 2000 – for the box office and ticketing service
  • and to hire the venue, click on the following link – http://www.academy-music-group.co.uk/venue/venue.aspx?id=1044

Significant Artists:

  • Slaves
  • Mystery Jets
  • Blondie
  • Example
  • Becky Hill

(also have O2 Academy with a capacity of 1,450 people and O2 Academy 3 with a 250 people capacity)

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De Montford Hall

Located at – De Montfort Hall , Granville Road , Leicester, LE1 7RU – also in walking distance of the bus and train station and several car parks.

Capacity – between 400 to 2,200 in the auditorium and 250 to 7000 in the amphitheatre

Contact details:

  • call – 0116 233 3111 – for box office enquiries
  • or fill in a contact form which can be found here – http://www.demontforthall.co.uk/contact/index.php?cat_id=4&level=1

Significant artists :

  • KT Tunstall
  • Rebecca Ferguson
  • Busted
  • Elbow
  • Rick Astley

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