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Our College operates several non-profit businesses that employers can hire and use. Every penny is reinvested back into your communities' education.

Create an amazing experience for your teams and clients

Our range of venues for hire across three campuses offer the perfect setting for your events, whether it’s a conference, business meeting, seminar or private dining occasion.

The Drill

The Drill is a not-for-profit arts and entertainment venue, which hosts live music, theatre, and community groups and weddings.

It also serves the business community with expos, conferences, meeting room hire, corporate entertainment packages and awards ceremonies.

The Drill is a unique Grade II listed building that the Lincoln College Group has invested heavily in to restore it to its former glory as a much-loved and iconic local landmark.

Our production arts, performing arts and catering and hospitality students all conduct elements of their training in the Drill, as well as working in the venue during shows and events.

With a variety of unique rooms to choose from featuring a fully licensed bar, the Drill can accommodate groups of all sizes from 20-550. 

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The Old Bakery

The Old Bakery is the only not-for-profit fine-dining restaurant in Lincolnshire.

Our Lincoln School of Food and Hospitality students benefit from working with The Old Bakery's head-chef Phil Cooke’s expertise and experience, by working alongside him during prep and service at the restaurant.

This beautiful character building in the heart of Lincoln’s Historic Quarter has been lovingly restored by Lincoln College Group and serves thousands of paying customers each year.

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Deans Sport & Leisure

Deans Sport & Leisure is Lincoln College’s own on-campus sport and leisure facility with room hire spaces.

Deans Sport & Leisure has a range of indoor and outdoor facilities, perfect for hosting conferences, meetings, team building days and sporting events.

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Lincoln College Corporate Solutions

We're a one-stop-shop for conferencing, team building, events and corporate entertainment!

By choosing us as your conferencing and corporate entertainment solutions, you are giving back to the community as every penny is ploughed back into education.

 Lincoln College Corporate Solutions offers an expansive range of services;

  • All our campuses are equipped with event spaces available for rental, and we offer flexible pricing and rental periods to meet your needs.

  • The Nags Head is a mobile bar that serves a wide range of drinks to suit any occasion.

  • We offer digital marketing solutions to help businesses achieve their marketing objectives through digital displays on campus and social media channels.

  • We provide customised bespoke team-building packages, with options such as The Drill, The Old Bakery, Deans Sports & Leisure, Escape Rooms, and flight Simulator at our brand-new Air and Space Institute in Newark.

We prioritise quality and customer satisfaction, and our expertise in each service makes us an ideal choice.

For further information, please contact us at or call 07966232583.


Sessions Restaurant

Lincoln College’s restaurant, Sessions, has an excellent reputation in the city for outstanding food and service, providing guests with a vibrant and high quality dining experience in authentic and ambient surroundings.

Located in the former city debtors’ prison and courthouse, Sessions restaurant boasts original features like cell doors and, if you ask, you can still see the original witness box and judge's chair.

The restaurant and bar can be configured to accommodate a variety of setups. Seating capacity is up to 50 guests and a range of catering options can be offered.

To request a call back on a no obligation quotation email: or call: 01522 876343


Escape Lincoln

The conditions of the live escape games at Escape Lincoln encourage colleagues to interact with one another and express themselves in a way in which they are less likely to in the workplace.

The Escape Lincoln escape rooms encourage, teamwork, communication, creative and critical thinking, and more!

Colleagues will get to know one another a lot better as they work together to escape the room and celebrate the sense of achievement that comes with a successful escape.

You can even use the Escape Rooms as part of your recruitment and interview process with audio visual recordings of sessions available. Plus, bespoke packages are available to enhance your experience, including fine dining in our Sessions Restaurant or The Old Bakery.

To request a call back on a no obligation quotation email:


Aura Hair & Beauty Academy

Aura is a city-centre hair and beauty salon just of the High Street in Lincoln.

This was leased and rebranded by Lincoln College to act as an industry training ground for its level three students. Supported by Lee Strafford Academy, GHD, Wella and Sebastian, it delivers hair care and beauty treatments to the public on a not-for-profit basis.

Aura is partnered with the Green Salon Collective and pays an additional Green Fee to ensure none of its waste reaches landfill (including waste hair, foil and chemical collection).

Call 01522 576447 or email for more information.