PhD Enquiry Day

28th March 1:15 to 3:45 pm at the Urban Theology Unit. Our PhD in Theology is designed to respond to your context and theological interest and is accredited by Manchester University. If you’re interested in doing doctoral level research without doing a PhD then you are also welcome to come…

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Colloquium

The Colloquium is a monthly event hosted by members of UTU and the Ashram Christian Community in Sheffield. Each month a presentation is offered on a topical issue for group discussion and theological reflection. Wednesdays 11am to 12.30 8th March Chris Sissons “Spirituality of Business” 5th April Adrian Alker “Is…

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Reflection on Theresa May’s “Global Britain” speech (Opinion)

UTU Director reflects on the speech made by Prime Minister Theresa May (17 Jan 2017) on her plans for Britain leaving the EU. Theresa May had to speak to lots of different interest groups today. The point slogged was that we are a “Global Britain” and she had to speak…

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UTU in the media

On the feast of St Stephen, I was on BBC Radio 4s ‘Beyond Belief’ debating consumerism. It was great to be able to be involved in such a lively conversation and to think about religious identity and how it is impacted by consumer culture as well as consider what we real…

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Happy New Year!

From our Director, “It’s been a huge learning curve as I’ve experienced my first four months at UTU. The staff have been incredibly encouraging and welcoming and I’ve watched them do what they do with huge admiration for their skills and experience. “I’ve been frustrated in my plans to speak…

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