May 2018

The Good, the Bard and the Ugly 7.30pm Sat 2nd June

Jeff Dawson and Ian Whiteley invite you to a night of poetry and music featuring Bard 2 The Bone, Hilary Walker, Tony Harper and Rowland Crowland. Free event... read more..

African Drumming from 11am to Noon Sat 2nd June

with Sam Maitland... read more..

Whitman Walk Barrow Bridge 2pm Sat 26th May

Meet at Barrow Bridge turning circle at 2.00 pm. Don your sprig of lilac and come for a walk on the moors in celebration of Bolton’s historic link with Walt, the father of US poetry. Poetry, a picnic,... read more..

Walt Whitman Friday 8pm Fri 25th May FREE!

Paul Salveson Talk followed by a rehearsed reading  "Whitman and Wallace" The Eagle Street College was a group of lower middle-class Boltonians who in the late 1800s comprised the only group of ... read more..

Write Out Loud 8pm Sun 20th May

Monthly meet-up for the local poetry and spoken word outfit. A very informal and supportive atmosphere, and open to all. NW legends Jefferama and Gordon Zola lead proceedings.  £1 plus raffle... read more..

Shrewsbury 25 Fundraiser 7pm Fri 18th May

Harry Chadwick invites you to a special evening in support of the campaign for a judicial inquiry into the case of the Shrewsbury 24 building workers. Good food, great artists, a short film – Free the... read more..

Wood Street Writers 10am to Noon Sat 12.5.18

Creative writing in an informal and supportive environment. All welcome. This month's group led by David... read more..

Red Cinema 7.45pm Fri 11.5.18 Bucket Collection

Next Goal Wins (Dir: Mike Brett, Steve Jamison, 2014) Uplifting and celebratory, Next Goal Wins covers more elements than just the classic sporting underdog story, although what an underdog story it i... read more..