Special Event


Spark Escapes: In Conversation With...

9 June 2015, 6.30-8.30pm

The Trampery Old Street, London EC1V 9EY

Tickets: £5 (advance only)



Do you find yourself daydreaming about living a more fulfilling life?

Are you fed up with working for someone else?

Thinking of setting out on your own?

Join us for an inspiring after-work session of conversations with entrepreneurs who have

- created their own business and work/life balance
- built a work life full of passion
- said goodbye to being a corporate slave and become their own boss
- orchestrated a business which works for them

Yasmin Khan is a food writer and cookery teacher whose first book, Saffron: Tales From the Persian Kitchen will be published by Bloomsbury in 2016. Yasmin left her 9-5 job & launched her dream project through a Kickstarter


Laura Bradley, founder of Sprout PR, has purposefully created flexibility so she can run her UK food, lifestyle and entertainment PR business whilst living overseas

Matthew Phelps, director & head chef at Funthyme Dining & Events, swapped his advertising suit for chef whites in 2010. As well as catering for a variety of clients, he also hosts the annual sell-out outdoor pop-up at Spitalfields Farm

Sally Burtt-Jones quit a full-on media career last year and now consults part-time, putting lifestyle before salary

Ticket price includes a glass of wine, bottled beer or soft drink.

Only 50 tickets available. Please book early to avoid disappointment!