At our committee meeting on Tuesday 24th August, Wendy and Neil Duffield unveiled Andy Smith's stunning porttrait of Denis Pye. The main upstairs room will now be known as The Denis Pye room in recognition of the huge contribution Denis made to the club's continued existance.
A limited edition Winter Hill 125 Commemorative 500 piece jigsaw, based on Andy Smith's design for the club banner. Price £12 from club (arrange for collection). Add £3.50 p&p if posting required. We also have a limited edition Peterloo 1819-2019 commemorative 500 piece jigsaw based on Andy's amazing design for the Peterloo banner. Prices the same. Only 25 available. All proceeds to Bolton Socialist Club.
Contact Chris to order.
The club commmittee met recebntly to discuss a schedule for reopening the club. Our thinking was been informed principly by four factors:
Every year Bolton Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament organises a half hour vigil in connection with Hiroshima Day on the nearest Saturday to August 6th. This year it will be on Saturday, August 7 from 12-12.30 in front of the war memorial in Victoria Square. We hope that as many members of the Socialist Club as possible will join us. From: Malcolm Pittock (on behalf of Bolton CND)
Wood Street Craftivists in the Park.
Topic Global Warming COP 26
Bring a chair or a blanket
If you want to crotchet yellow wool.
See you there!
Ben is UK Director of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign. This evening he talks about his work and the music that helped shaped his politics and approach to life. Julia asks the questions and cues the music.
Ask Chris for the Zoom link: chris_chilton at hotmail dot com
Public Meeting on Zoom - New Trespass Laws and Gypsy, Traveller and Roma community.
Billy is the drummer with the legendary Derry band the Undertones. Here he talks about his musical influences, his career in music and life itself. Julia asks the questions and cues the music. More details to follow, inlcuding Zoom link
You are invited to an initial meeting on Sunday 11th April to gauge support for a regular Craftivism group. If this is something your interestedcontact Julia.