Friday Forum at SoapBox Islington

Friday Night Forum

Free and open to all young people

Every Friday evening from 5.30pm Soapbox hosts en eclectic forum for young people presented by young people.

Covering a range of exciting and interesting topics from fashion, health, lifestyle, arts, employment and tech, the Friday Forum is great opportunity to meet new people, learn new skills and take part in interesting and challenging discussions and activities that will definitely liven up your Friday nights!

Watch the Soapbox calendar for more details of upcoming Friday Forum events.

Friday Forum schedule


  • Friday 5 – The Dreamers
  • Friday 12 – Sonderhouse
  • Friday 19 – Josh & Mo
  • Friday  26 – Tech Hub


  • Friday 2 – The Dreamers
  • Friday 9 – Sonderhouse
  • Friday 16 – Cook Up
  • Friday 23 – Tech Hub
  • Friday 30 – Cook Up


  • Friday 7 – The Dreamers
  • Friday 14th – Friday Forum Christmas Party

The Dreamers

An open mic night consisting of music and performing artists, a panelist Q&A Session and free food.


The Sonderhouse Forum shall present a collection of guests speakers with insightful tips, advice and presentations on how to get into various professions from fashion, film and tv, finance, charity & voluntary sector and lots lots more.

The Tech Hub

5Links presents the Tech Hub – a monthly forum providing opportunities for young people to hear from local and industry experts on all things tech. A great chance to network and enjoy the latest developments in VR and gaming.

Cook Up

Come join us for Great Food, Great Company and Great Conversations.


  • Cultural Expression;
  • Learning to Learn;
  • Communication: Expressing/ Presenting/ Questioning;
  • Creativity: Innovating;
  • Digital Competence.

For more information, get in touch with Sammy via email:

Timetable & Info

Digital friendly autism night

  • Fridays 17:30 — 20:00

Accessibility: accessible for young people with any access requirements, lift and accessible toilets throughout space available.