Tony Coleman has died of cancer. He was a Club Committee member, a life-long socialist, and a supporter of the Club for many years. His warmth, his generosity, and gentle humour made him many friends and he will be sorely missed by all of us. We send our deepest sympathy to his family.
8pm Friday 26th April ‘TRADE UNIONS - THE INTERNATIONAL LINKS’
STERLING SMITH has worked for trade unions and workers organisations in many parts of the world, and his experience of their conditions and struggles is immense. A chance to hear about the day-to-day work in countries like India and the former Soviet Union.
8 pm Friday 17th May ‘BOLTON - A FAIRTRADE TOWN?’
With the campaign to establish Bolton as a Fairtrade Town well under way, STEVE HARROLD outlines what this involves and why it is an important issue for socialists to support.
8pm Friday 19th April VIDEO NIGHT
See yourself on TV - Videos of the Club’s last two fundraising evenings will be shown
2pm Saturday 1st June - Annual Walt Whitman Walk!
It’s now becoming an internationally famous event, graced by American professors. If you haven’t been on it before you simply don’t know what you’re missing. Come along and learn about the connection between Bolton and America’s great poet. Drink wine from the loving cup and listen to radical poems read in the open air.
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8pm Friday 21st June ‘BOUGHT AND SOLD’
NEIL DUFFIELD talks about the background to his play for the Octagon Youth Theatre about the effect of world trade rules and international debt on the world’s poor.
From the Treasurer
Our weekly commitment for electric, gas, water, ground rent, insurance, servicing of equipment, telephone and tv licence comes to over £80 a week.
If you would like to make a regular donation to help our finances it would be much appreciated. Contact the club's treasurer to make a donation.