Pride of Place Cultural Community Space

Our vision is to enable the creation of a vibrant and sustainable LGBTQ+ community in central Leeds where all LGBTQ+ people can work, relax and play through a fully accessible and thriving Cultural and Community Arts Centre.

An LGBTQ+ Community Centre in Leeds

Pride of Place Leeds: Aims


Create a fully accessible, flexible, inclusive multi-generational LGBTQ+ community space


Construct a sustainable Community Centre where the LGBTQ+ community can work and play in safety and comfort.


Include a social enterprise café and bar, multi-use spaces, meeting rooms, offices, performance and art areas. Accommodate a training and employment hub, and LGBTQ+ services as well as rented spaces.


Provide a safe space where all LGBTQ+ people are able to explore individual identities and contribute to a cohesive Leeds LGBTQ+ community.


Use sustainable and ecological methods to build and run the Centre.


To use social enterprises and not-for-profit organizations and services.

Cultural Arts Facilities

Café and Bar, Meeting Rooms, Performance Space, Music Studios, Guest Rooms and Offices for Services

Community-run Services

In-house social enterprises, including Catering, Housing Management, Care Provision, LGBTQ+ Support

Employment and Training

A sustainable front of house team to provide the community hub and housing workforce

Lets Get Building Together