Friday 20 Jan 8pm THE YORKSHIRE COINERS
In the latter half of the 18th century the tiny village of Crag Vale near Halifax became infamous for the operations of a notorious gang of counterfeiters. So damaging were their activities that they came close to wrecking the British currency. Cliff Stockton tells the fascinating story.
Sunday 29 Jan CLARION CLUB RAMBLE
To Darwin Tower
Meet at the club 8.45amand travel by mini-bus
Friday 17 Feb 8pm BRIDGING THE ENERGY GAP
Renewables? Nuclear? Using less? Some of the most important questions the human race has to answer and
time is running out. What can we do as individuals? Stuart Murray leads the discussion and looks for some sort of on-going and locally-based practical activity that we can all take part in.
8pm Mon 20th February CLUB AGM - at the Club
Currently paid up members only will be admitted - no renewals on the night. The club is open for membership renewal on Friday nights and Saturday dinner times. Deadline for acceptance of resolutions and nominations for Officers and Committee is 2pm Saturday 18th Feb. Nominations open on Monday 6th Feb. There will be a nominations form posted in the club.
Sunday 5 March at the club - INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY
DISPLAYS, DRAMA, SONGS AND SCRUMPTIOUS TEA!
Refreshments 1pm Performances 2pm by The Play Group and Kadenza Women’s Singing Group
Friday 17 March 8pm WOMEN’S LIBERATION IN BOLTON 1970’s AND 80’s
The Women’s Liberation Movement challenged and changed the accepted roles of women in fundamental
ways. Members of the Bolton Women’s Group of that time speak about their aims and how far they have been
achieved. Speakers: Liz Perry, Elaine Glover, Eileen Murphy.
A new initiative taking place on the first Saturday of every month at the club. Socialist and
alternative films on a big screen followed by discussion.
Saturday 7 January. 7.45pm BATTLE OF ALGIERS
Gillo Pontecorvo’s classic about an Algerian insurrection against the French in the late
1950’s. Themes of terrorism and counter-terrorism even more relevant today than at the time
the film was made.
Titles of future films will be decided on the 7th. Watch for details on the club notice boards.
Dates of screenings:- Saturday 4 Feb, Saturday 4 March, Saturday 1 April.
Due from the beginning of January, £5 waged, £1.50 unwaged.
New members joining after 1 Oct 2005 are covered until the end of 2006