Depot news

Big DVD exchange in support of Lewes Food Banks

Big DVD exchange in support of Lewes Food Banks

Saturday 6 April Depot is to hold another fundraising event in aid of the Lewes Food Banks. The public are invited to donate old DVDs, Blu-rays and VHS tapes, which will then be put on sale with a price tag of just £1 per item. The sale follows a similar event in...

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Win tickets to Lewes Little Theatre’s Loving Androids

Win tickets to Lewes Little Theatre’s Loving Androids

Depot is offering a chance for sci-fi fans to win tickets to Lewes Little Theatre's live production of  Loving Androids. Ahead of our screening of A.I. Artificial Intelligence, the fascinating amalgamation of Kubrick's chilly bleakness and Spielberg's warm-hearted...

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Depot cinema to present second Japanese film season

Depot cinema to present second Japanese film season

Cinema goers will be able to experience Japan through the big screen next week as the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme returns to Depot. This is the second time that Depot has hosted the programme, with this year’s theme focusing on love in all its forms. The...

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Screenwriting, filmmaking and more: new Depot courses

Screenwriting, filmmaking and more: new Depot courses

Booking is now open for our latest tranche of courses at Depot, with inspirational learning opportunities for old and young alike. Ever dreamt of being a screenwriter? We’ve an eight week adult foundation course in screenwriting, held over successive Wednesday...

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Torn From Home – Holocaust Memorial Day events at Depot

Torn From Home – Holocaust Memorial Day events at Depot

Booking is now open for our latest tranche of courses at Depot, with inspirational learning opportunities for old and young alike. Ever dreamt of being a screenwriter? We’ve an eight week adult foundation course in screenwriting, held over successive Wednesday...

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Free cinema tickets for Lewes food bank families

Free cinema tickets for Lewes food bank families

Over the weekend of Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 January, Depot will be holding a series of events commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day, which takes place on 27 January. The weekend is organised by Lewes Holocaust Memorial Group in conjunction with the Holocaust...

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Learning for all: Depot’s 2019 courses revealed

Learning for all: Depot’s 2019 courses revealed

Over £700 worth of free cinema tickets will be given away this Christmas by Depot, funded by a sale of film merchandise.    Volunteers, lead by Depot’s Natasha Padbury, organised a sale of film-related items earlier in December. Donations from the public were then...

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More dementia-friendly screenings announced

More dementia-friendly screenings announced

Booking is now open for Depot’s 2019 education programme, featuring inspirational courses for old and young alike. For adults interested in screen writing, there’s a one day course (2 February) on adapting a short story or novel for screen. The day covers techniques...

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Depot one of top 10 indie cinemas – The Guardian

Depot one of top 10 indie cinemas – The Guardian

A second season of dementia-film screenings at Depot cinema has been announced. The programme for 2019 opens on 8 January with the Abba musical Mamma Mia! providing lots of opportunity for singing and interaction. The season extends until June, usually on the first...

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OctoberFeast celebrations at Depot

OctoberFeast celebrations at Depot

Guardian readers have nominated Depot Cinema, Kitchen and Bar as one of the top 10 independent cinemas in the UK. Over 1,500 readers contributed suggestions in The Guardian's Reader's Travel Tips poll. In his nomination, headlined 'Depot delight', Nathan Westley...

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Join us for the return of the Depot Film Quiz

Join us for the return of the Depot Film Quiz

Depot is joining in the Lewes OctoberFeast celebrations with a number of food and drink related films and events throughout the month. On Friday 26 October, Henry Butler from Butler’s Wine Cellar and Tom Surgey go head to head in our Battle of the Bottles, a...

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New Autumn menu at Depot Kitchen & Bar

New Autumn menu at Depot Kitchen & Bar

29 January So you think you're a film buff? Test your knowledge of the world of cinema at our fun and friendly Quiz Night. Pit your wits against Depot staff, who really ought to know their Spielberg from their Soderberg ... and their David Lean from their David Lynch....

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The National Lottery Cinema Day

The National Lottery Cinema Day

A second season of dementia-film screenings at Depot cinema has been announced. The programme for 2019 opens on 8 January with the Abba musical Mamma Mia! providing lots of opportunity for singing and interaction. The season extends until June, usually on the first...

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Artwave 2018 launches at Depot

Artwave 2018 launches at Depot

Sunday 30 September Did you know every time you play The National Lottery you're supporting British film as well as community projects in our local area? To say THANK YOU we're inviting you to join us and see a film on Lotto at Depot on Sunday 30 September 2018 to be...

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Artwave 2018 at Depot

Artwave 2018 at Depot

18 August – 2 September Depot has celebrated a successful launch weekend for Artwave – the annual festival of artists and makers from Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven and surrounding villages. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the festival and a number of colour-themed...

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Depot wins double at Lewes District Business Awards

Depot wins double at Lewes District Business Awards

18 August - 2 September We're celebrating Artwave - the annual festival of artists and makers from Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven and surrounding villages.  It's the 25th anniversary of the festival and a number of colour-themed events are taking place at Depot. We're...

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Depot introduces table service in restaurant investment

Depot introduces table service in restaurant investment

Booking is now open for our latest tranche of courses at Depot, with inspirational learning opportunities for old and young alike. Ever dreamt of being a screenwriter? We’ve an eight week adult foundation course in screenwriting, held over successive Wednesday...

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Depot Young Programmers take over for the day

Depot Young Programmers take over for the day

Over the weekend of Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 January, Depot will be holding a series of events commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day, which takes place on 27 January. The weekend is organised by Lewes Holocaust Memorial Group in conjunction with the Holocaust...

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Depot supports Refugee Week

Depot supports Refugee Week

Cinema goers will be able to experience Japan through the big screen next week as the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme returns to Depot. This is the second time that Depot has hosted the programme, with this year’s theme focusing on love in all its forms. The...

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