19th February 2018 | Leeds
Glug Leeds in 2018

Glug Leeds in 2018

Fancy being a part of your local creative community, drinking beer and making new pals? Then ey up! Welcome to Glug Leeds full events programme for 2018, and boy is it a right bobby dazzler...

Meet other like-minded creatives, just like yourself at the hippest venues across the lovely land of Leeds throughout the year, where we’ll discuss topics such as Ladies Wine & Design, Creative Passions and even, ‘What you wish you never knew.’... oOoOo, abstract!

Events Releases & Tickets
Across the year we’ll be releasing more information on tickets for each 2018 event, so make sure to follow us @glugleeds to be the first to know! Early bird catches the worm 'n all that...

Sponsorship Opportunities
If you’d like to get yourself involved as a speaker or sponsor, firstly, awesome... Just drop us a line at and a member of the Glug Leeds team will share all of the details of what opportunities we'd be able to serve up!  

Overview of Program
March: 21/3
May: 24/5
September: 27/9
November: 28/11

Further Events Details

Date: Wednesday 21st March
Venue: Duke Studios
Theme: Glug Leeds x Ladies Wine & Design

We're collaborating with Ladies Wine & Design for an event on all things curiosities, careers, creativity and collaboration. We've enlisted some fierce female creatives and digital practitioners to come and share their stories, tips and ideas on how to survive and thrive in the digital and creative industries. 

Brace yourself there’s gonna be a whole lot of sasha fierce coming at ya...

Cari Kirby – Team Cooper
Bekki Wray-Rogers – Duck Soup Films
Ellen Ling
Malin Persson – Glug HQ


Date: Thursday 24th May
Venue: TBC
Theme: Glug vs Leeds Indie Food

A look at the relationship between creativity and the indie food scene. 


Date: Thursday 28th June
Venue: Duke Studios
Theme: Creative Passions & Studio Practices

An intimate insight into how creative practitioners work and the inspiring or focusing environment they form around them!

Brick Box - Rosie and Eleanor
Judd Wrighton - Tattooist/ Photographer/ Musician  


Date: Thursday 27th September
Venue: Leeds Arts University
Theme: What I wish I never knew

A look at things which hold us back, hang ups, insecurities to myths and assumptions  which affect our professional lives. Like — do you really need a University Degree for to do the job you want?

Adam – AAA illustration
Simon Barratt-Barog – Barog Games Labs
Andrew Brown – Brass


Date: Thursday 28th November
Venue: To be confirmed...
Theme: Creative Collectors

Creatives and their obsessions how they influence their work and styling either in similarities or abstract inspiration.


Additional Info

If you feel you have an opinion, story or experience you would like to share with the Glug Leeds community please refer to the above theme outline for upcoming events, alternatively you can contact us to discuss your talk topic further at

Again, if you are interested in sponsoring a Glug Leeds event contributions are set at £500 per event and in return we’ll promote your brand across our digital channels. These include our ever-so engaged Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn Groups. Sponsorship also entails placement of content in our newsletter as well as including your logo on all our promotional materials leading up to your sponsored event. More information is available on request including circulation statistics and audience demographics. Get in touch at:

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