One day writing workshop in Crosspool on Sunday 4 February

Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool

Nest cafe in Crosspool will host a Sunday writing retreat next month.

Draft Zero takes place on Sunday 4 February. The day will be a mixture of writing exercises, free writing time and  drinks and snacks, which are included in the price of a ticket.

Visit, check out the Facebook event or contact for further information.

Buy tickets for Draft Zero on 4 February 2018

Crosspool Writers Group starts in March

Nest, Crosspool
Nest, Crosspool is the venue for Crosspool Writers Group

A new monthly evening group for local writers starts next month.

Crosspool Writers Group will meet in Nest cafe, the newly re-opened coffee shop in the precinct. The idea is to share each other’s writing – all varieties, from autobiography to science fiction – and to give and receive feedback in a constructive and supportive environment.

The first meeting is on Wednesday 9 March, 6-8pm. It is free to attend – tea and coffee will be on sale.

For more information contact or call in at Nest.

Writing, poetry, singing and storytelling event at Crosspool Festival

You’re invited to share your writing, poetry, songs and stories at a brand new event for this year’s Crosspool Festival.

The Scribble Storytelling Night is hosted by Sheffield Writer and takes place at St Columba’s church from 7-9pm on Monday 1 July.

Share your work, share your stories, make us laugh, make us cry. Everything and everybody is welcome, whether you want to speak or just listen.

Scribble at Crosspool Festival: find out more

Scribble Storytelling Night at Crosspool Festival 2013
Scribble Storytelling Night at Crosspool Festival 2013