Seven Things To Do: Join a stripy tiger for tea or walk the steel city

The Tiger Who Came To Tea (Robert Day)The Tiger Who Came To Tea (Robert Day)
The Tiger Who Came To Tea (Robert Day)
1 The Tiger Who Came to Tea: the doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger! Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show. Lyceum Theatre. Monday, November 7 - Wednesday, November 9. Tickets and prices from

2 Brandon Allen Quartet – The Stanley Turrentine Project: exciting tenor saxophonist Brandon Allen’s latest band celebrates the late soulful American tenor player Stanley Turrentine - an homage to his trademark sound which blended bop with rhythm and blues. Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Road. Friday, November 4 at 8pm. Tickets and prices from

3 Steel City Walking: The Law and Disorder, Murder and Mayhem Tour. A free walking tour with a crime theme rediscovering some of Sheffield's forgotten past. Your guide is Kevin, a retired police sergeant. Lady's Bridge, S3 8GJ. Saturday, November 5, 9.30am-11.30am. Free. Tickets from

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4 Sunday Social Eating Meal: a delicious vegan meal using surplus food that would have otherwise been thrown away from supermarkets. We operate on a 'contribute what you can' basis. Foodhall 62 Brown Street, S1 2BS. Sunday, November 6, 5-8pm. For more information please visit

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5 Bonfire Night Party: firework display, food by Shoot The Bull and live music. Yellow Arch Studios, 30-36 Burton Rd. Saturday, November 5, 5pm. Tickets £10 advance. More information from

6 Queering the Collection: Creative Writing Workshop. An innovative writing workshop that explores the Sheffield Museums collections, featuring objects not currently on display. Graves Gallery, S1 2LH. Saturday, November 5. 10-4pm. Free.

7 Open Days at Bloom: Expect lots of different gardening activities to get stuck into, plus tea, biscuits and lovely company in a great setting! Heeley & Meersbrook Allotments, S8 9HY. Sunday, November 6. 1.30-4.30pm. Free but please register.

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