Posts By: Make Space

Things to do in Sheffield this January

It’s the first month of 2017 so at Make Space we’ve put together our top 5 January picks, to give you the best start to the year! If you’re looking for music, comedy or quizzes – we’ve got the perfect suggestions… Arctic Monkeys Weekender – The Leadmill To celebrate the Arctic Monkey’s return to Sheffield… Read more »

Make Space’s Guide to UK Christmas Shopping

Shopping. Whether it’s your favourite pastime or something you associate only with an annual, last-minute scramble for Christmas presents, it is an unavoidable part of life at this time of year. But if you can find the right places to go (and a comfy pair of shoes!), Christmas shopping can make for a great day… Read more »

Top 5 Vintage Shops in Sheffield

The city streets of Sheffield are renowned for their vintage shops, helping students and young professionals to stand out in statement pieces & making sure the city remains rich in retro fashion culture. New to living in Sheffield or a regular Joe, we’ve hand-picked 5 vintage stores that are a must-visit. (And the best part… Read more »

Dealing With Homesickness

Homesickness is a problem that can affect everyone while at university, whether you’re a home student or international. Even if you’re really enjoying your time at uni (which we really hope you are!) it’s possible to be yearning for home at the same time, and that’s okay! So whether you’re a two-hour drive or an… Read more »

Here are Some Must-visit Sheffield Venues

Sheffield plays host to some of the best gigs, festivals and events across the country! Fancy an amazing night at some of the city’s hottest venues? Here are our top picks to do just that… Tramlines Festival Tramlines festival is the annual music festival held in Sheffield. The venues are dispersed across the city, from… Read more »

The 5 Essential Apps You Need in Your Life

Becoming a student in a new city can be a daunting thing. Not only do you need to get to grips with the area pretty quickly, but tackling this whilst also keeping up to date with all the unpredictable and exciting aspects of student life, is a pretty big mission. Luckily for you, there are… Read more »

The Best Technology Still to Come in 2016!

We’re very into our technology here at Make Space, and we take great pride in kitting out our flats with awesome gadgets for you to enjoy – from the remote control of your heating, security and LED colour lighting via your tablet and phone, to providing the latest games consoles for you to enjoy in… Read more »

10 of the Coolest Cinemas in the UK

There are some great places to watch things in Sheffield. Let us guide you through some of our favorite cinemas to sit down and take it all in. 1) Showroom Cinema, Sheffield Sheffield’s Showroom cinema has a lot more going for it than just being the rooftop location of a classic Artic Monkeys music video… Read more »

New to Netflix UK this September

Netflix, every student’s best friend and biggest distraction, just dropped no fewer than 48 new films and TV serials on the 1st of September… just in time to procrastinate from this year’s uni reading list! With all of these fresh titles to choose from, and more arriving throughout the month, we thought we’d break down… Read more »