The Leadmill

Sheffield’s longest running independent live music venue and nightclub. Opening in 1980, it has seen the rise of many live acts and infamous club nights.

Voted Best Live Music Venue by NME readers several times and hosting gigs by bands such as Pulp, Coldplay, Snow Patrol, Arctic Monkeys and The Strokes. The Leadmill has always been constantly at the forefront of all the biggest chart and indie music whilst not forgetting the classics from Motown right through to the 90’s.

You can always find something to dance the night away to at one of our hugely popular club nights!

Contact Information


Phone: 0114 221 2828



The Leadmill

6 Leadmill Road


South Yorkshire

S1 4SE

Find on Map



BY TRAIN - The Leadmill is 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. The Leadmill is on the road in the middle! (Leadmill Road!)For national rail services please visit

BY TRAM - The closest tram stop is at the Train Station/Sheffield Hallam University. Follow the directions from the train station above. Tram times and information can be found at

BY BUS - The Leadmill is 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

BY CAR - Those of you who know Sheffield will know that it is a nightmare to drive around! Type your journey details into the AA route planner for the best route


Skinny Lister

Wahala Comedy Clash: Jamaica vs England

The Leisure Society

Twisted Wheel

The LaFontaines

The Leadmill Comedy Club - 2nd October

Dave Johns: From Byker to the BAFTA's


'An Irresponsible Father's Guide to Parenting' by Laurence Clark

DZ Deathrays

Bob's Comedy Funhouse

New Hope Club


Half Man Half Biscuit

Grace Petrie

The Struts

Spontaneous Potter


The Lancashire Hotpots

Glenn Moore: Love Don't Live Here Glenny Moore

Headie One



Big Country


John Robins: Hot Shame

Jonny and the Baptists: Love Sheffield Hate Bastards

The Bluetones


The Leadmill Comedy Club - 6th November

Nick Helm: Phoenix from the Flames

Glass Caves

Marianas Trench

James Acaster: COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999 (Extra Date)

Maverick Sabre

Professor Green


Fontaines D.C.

Daliso Chaponda: Blah Blah Blacklist

Imperial Wax

Band Of Skulls


The Dualers

The Leadmill Comedy Club - 4th December

The Wedding Present


Giggle Aid Sheffield

Carl Hutchinson

Mark Lanegan

Andrew O'Neill: I Am A Rich Man and I Have Many Sons

Beans on Toast


It's Rockmas!

The No Sleep Podcast

Josie Long: Tender


The Rosadocs

Lou Sanders: Say Hello to Your New Step-Mummy

Sofie Hagen: The Bumswing

Jon Boden

Phil Wang: Philly Philly Wang Wang

John Kearns: Double Take and Fade Away

Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium

Bethany Black: Unwinnable

Iain Stering: Failing Upwards

Siobhan Phillips: Live and Unhinged


Pete Firman and the Amazing TBC

Iain Stering: Failing Upwards (Extra Date)

Jen Brister: Under Privilege

The Dualers

Useful Information:

  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets