New event:

FuckUp Nights – the global movement of events where speakers share their stories of failure with previous projects and businesses comes to Sheffield on Wednesday 5th July, with drinks, music and street food. Tickets are just £8 or £6 for co-working members, with more info and booking here


Regular events:

Motore Cafe – chosen in the top 3 places for coffee in Sheffield (their review in Our Favourite Places is here), Motore Cafe are based on the ground floor from 8am-4pm Monday to Friday plus 9am-4pm on Saturdays, with professional Barista Cathy serving a range of delicious coffees, teas and pastries from Forge Bakehouse

Freelance Folk is held on the 4th Thursday of the month at Union St, as a way to bring freelancers and self employed people together in a way that people can get on with their own work whilst in the company of others, to allow people to make useful connections, ask advice or for a second opinion, and just have a chat about any issues that they were dealing with around being self employed. For more info you can read The Guardian’s article featuring Katy Carlisle talking about about why she started Freelance Folk here, and see details of the next event here

Yoga with Leonie is on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30-6:30pm and Thursdays from 9-10am, priced £7 to drop-in or £6 for students or over 60s, and you can watch our 2 minute ‘behind the scenes’ video we filmed with Leonie here


Regular pop-up cafes – open to the public from 11:30-2pm:

Mondays: Shuju Kitchen serve award winning Taiwanese Cuisine, with pre-order available from unionlunch.org here

Tuesdays: Turning Earth Cafe bring local, organic and vegan soups, sandwiches and cakes, with pre-order available from unionlunch.org here

Wednesdays: TONCO use fresh local produce with an emphasis on seasonality to create an eclectic and innovative range of dishes. From dynamic, vibrant salads to handcrafted sandwiches bursting with an abundance of delights, TONCO makes breakfast worth skipping. Pre-order via unionlunch.org here

Thursdays: new for Thursdays are the ever-popular Hungry Buddha serving freshly prepared curries, rice, dal, pickles and chutneys, as Pie Eyed take a well earned break and return on Thursday 13th July

Fridays: FANFARE serve freshly cooked tacos, fluffy rice and delicious sauces alongside homemade cakes from Raucus, plus it’s vegan and locally produced by the Fanfare workers co-operative, with pre-order via unionlunch.org here


New cafes: would you like to pop-up at Union St, or could you recommend a stall you’d like to see here? More info is at www.union-st.org/pop-up



Lunchtime Learning Workshops:

“What does success look like? A look at goal-setting for when you work on your own” Thursday July 6th 12.30-1.30pm – Jen McCanna https://events.ticketsforgood.co.uk/events/148-what-does-success-look-like-a-look-at-goal-setting-for-when-you-work-on-your-own

“Top 10 Social Media Tips for Start-ups” Thursday 15 Jun 12:30-1:30pm – Pamela Hopkinson SMS UK https://events.ticketsforgood.co.uk/events/150-top-10-social-media-tips-for-start-ups
“Facebook and Twitter for Business in 2017” Thursday 29 Jun 12:30-1:30pm – Pamela Hopkinson SMS UK https://events.ticketsforgood.co.uk/events/151-facebook-and-twitter-for-business-in-2017
“How to handle challenging conversations” Thursday 7 Sep 12.30-1.30pm  – Lucy Owens https://events.ticketsforgood.co.uk/events/152-how-to-handle-challenging-conversations
“Maximising your network” Thursday 5 Oct 2017 at 12:30-1.30pm – Lucy Owens https://events.ticketsforgood.co.uk/events/153-maximising-your-network


Regular meet-ups:

Womens Equality Party (Sheffield) regular meetings – for more info visit www.facebook.com/WomensEqualityPartySheffield/

Green Party regular meetings – for more info visit http://sheffieldgreenparty.org.uk/

ShRUG: Ruby User Group, every 2nd Monday of the month; http://shrug.org/

Def Shef: Functional programming every second Tuesday of the month https://twitter.com/def_shef

Python Sheffield monthly user group on the last Tuesday of the month https://twitter.com/pysheff

JavaScript developers of all levels & having a pint on the last Thursday of the month https://twitter.com/sheffield_js


For more information and to arrange your tour call 0114 399 2270, if you’re using a smartphone you can click here to call – or to send us an email click here