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Talk – Child Health in 19th Century Leeds Factories and Fevers – Talk by Dr Emma Storr

On Friday 13th September, we are delighted to be hosting this special event as part of Heritage Open Days 2019. Dr Emma Storr is a GP and Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Leeds. Her talk will explore the experience of children living close to and working in the Factory’s and Mills of 19th[…]

Community Spotlight – Lee Brown – Photographer

  We are very proud of our Beam Works co-working community at Castleton Mill, they are a wonderfully diverse big bunch of talent! One such member, our resident photographer Lee Brown has been with us since the start of the year and when he’s not watching the beautiful game or an indie film, he is[…]

Beam Works – Shining a Light on Creative Talent

    At Castleton Mill, our desire to support innovation and business growth underpins just about everything we do. Creating a flexible environment and supporting the life-cycle of our creative businesses is what we believe has made us into the awesome community we are today. From start-ups and creative freelancers to small and medium-sized enterprises,[…]

Heritage Open Day at Castleton Mill

On Saturday 9th September 2017, the team at Castleton Mill were delighted to open the mill for the day and welcome visitors as part of the national programme of Heritage Open Days. The present owners purchased the mill in 2013 and since then, a huge restoration programme has been in operation. The first phase of[…]

Welcome to the new Co-Working Space at Castleton Mill!

At Castleton Mill, we are passionate about supporting innovative, creative start-ups and entrepreneurs to grow and succeed. We know the transition from an exciting idea to a successful business can be challenging, both financially and personally. Acquiring your first office can seem out of reach and we know how hard it can be to remain motivated and focussed[…]

Explore Castleton Mill…

Fancy having a sneaky peek inside Castleton Mill…? Following an extensive restoration project, this stunning Grade II listed former textile mill has been repurposed as a collection of inspiring and collaborative work spaces and studios that are both high quality and affordable. Working with leading architects, Architectural Emporium, we have retained the mill’s original features[…]

Brandon Street Night Market: Easter Thursday

Being located right next door to a monthly street food, art and music ‘night market’ certainly has its advantages (as you can imagine). There’s nothing more satisfying than ending the working week with a craft beer in one hand and pulled pork burrito in the other within just 5 minutes of leaving the office. The next[…]