'SMITHY ROW DESK
is now closed
Situated over two
floors above the Jem Leisure business on Long Row East (formerly Smithy
Row), and adjacent to Oriel Chambers Courtyard (home to The
Five leaves Bookshop), this project is a collaboration with The Mellors
Group from Nottingham, a family-ran international business of Showmen
responsible in the city for the Nottingham Riviera, Winter Wonderland,
Bonfire Night on The Forest and participants in the annual Goose Fair,
who have offered access to the space.
In keeping witth
the ethics of The Howie Smith Project, the office furnishings and desks
have all been recycled, donated by Nottingham City Homes and Nottingham
City Council, for which their help is appreciated.
project offers affordable desk space in a shared office in the city, to
encourage start-up business and opportunity for creative persons wishing
to enter into self-employment, business enterprise and creative development.
office sharing desk space for start-up and developing creative business
DESK SPACE is available at the introductory
price of £60 per month.
Electricity use and wifi is included.
Currently there are 32 desks available on the first floor through four
with opportunity for private offices on the first and second floor for
There is no deposit required, but references are required.
Each participant is required to supply their own chair, for their own
comfort and posture.
Each desk has an accompanying drawer set,
and available security lockers for safe storage if required.
Access to the space is available from 8am
to 9pm daily.
There is a kitchen diner with microwave, fridge, kettle and toaster.
There are toilets, and private meeting rooms available.
The spaces are cleaned daily.