Past events

Architecture, Product & Furniture Design exhibition

LCB Depot

An LCB Depot exhibition featuring​ work from invited creatives ​and selected work from an open call. It will include work from established designers, as well as new talent, based in Leicestershire, the UK and internationally, including work by DMU and Loughborough University Architecture, students, and members of the Leicestershire & Rutland Society of Architects.
Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, free entry.

Last Friday street food night : Design Season closing party

LCB Depot

LCB Depot’s monthly street food night doubles as the closing party for Leicester Design Season on Friday 29th October!

Food, drink, music, comedy, art – and more, 5-10pm, £2 entry.


Connect @ The Cultural Quarter

LCB Depot

Students, graduates, staff – and members of the local business community – are invited to join us for this free, physical event at LCB Depot, 12 – 2pm. You’ll hear from guest speakers including DMU’s Lead Academic for Product Design plus some of our fantastic students and graduates who will be discussing their work – the highs, lows and lessons learned.


Nick Rowan is the current programme leader for Product Design at De Montfort University and an active member of the Institution of Engineering Designers. His previous areas of expertise are in building acoustics and project management and he is currently researching the use of innovative technologies in the delivery of education.

DMU student Thomas Wylam is an aspiring industrial designer motivated to explore user experience & systems thinking with the goal of creating a circular economy.

DMU Graduate Rupinder Kaur Bhanganni is Managing Director & Interior Designer at RKB Design Studio Ltd. The company is a Leicester-based interior design company offering complete design solutions for cafés, offices and residential spaces.

As well as the talks, you’ll be able to put your questions to the speakers and there’s time for networking too – with refreshments available to purchase from Grays cafe-bar.
This event is free – however, spaces are limited, and we kindly request that by registering (link below), you will make every effort to attend.

To find out more about student and graduate enterprise at De Montfort University, visit DMU Made

Design Showcase Exhibition

LCB Depot, 31, Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1RE and on Instagram Student, General Public

A showcase of Leicester/shire designers, makers and architects. Work from Architecture, Graphic Design/Illustration, Product and Furniture Design, Interactive Design, and Craft. The exhibitions will be viewable at LCB Depot Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, and online via Instagram @lcbdepot

Business Profile : Parkside Tiles/Creed Design


Andrew French of Creed Design and Fraser L Lockley of Parkside Architectural tiles talk about their collaborative work in high-end ceramics and interiors.

An LCB TV presentation.