April 2017

Red Friday: Leave to Remain? 8pm Fri 28th April

Our two speakers this evening discuss the impact of the Tory government’s hardening attitude to migrants and refugees against the background of rising xenophobia and nationalism in Europe. Bilkis Ism... read more..

Awards Night 8pm Fri 21st April

Our fourth annual celebration of the contributions of progressive activists and campaigners. This year we recognise a long standing supporter of  Bolton Socialist Club, a local activist as voted ... read more..

Write Out Loud 8pm Sun 16th April

NW legends Jefferama and Gordon Zola lead the proceedings at the monthly meet-up for the local poetry and spoken word group. A supportive and informal atmosphere, and open to all. ... read more..

Music Night with Steve and friends 8pm Fri 14th April

An informal evening of singing, playing, maybe some poetry in a convivial atmosphere. All welcome FREE.... read more..

Wood St Writers 10am Sat 8th April

Creative writing in informal and supportive company. Chris leads this month’s workshop on the theme of “Bread and Roses,” the title of a new poetry award, sponsored by Unite the UnionThe purpose of th... read more..

Claire Mooney’s desert island discs 8pm Fri 7th April

Manchester singer/songwriter/activist Claire reveals the music that informed her politics and shaped her outlook on life. Julia Simpkins asks the question and cues the tracks. Free event... read more..