WW1

‘Not Such a Lovely War’

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Talks and Discussions at Friends Meeting House, Silverwell Street, Bolton, 7.30 – 9pm
Early One Morning – Les Smith, the playwright talking about his play, performed at the Octagon 9 October- 1 November, based on the true life story of Private James Smith from Bolton shot at the front for desertion

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No Glory in War (Manchester) Dayschool for researchers, historians and activists.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Creating a timeline for activism 2014-2018 Saturday November 15th 2014 . :-
Manchester Metropolitan University 10.30-4.30 :-
£8/£5 pay on the door.
Speakers include Professor Karen Hunt.
Workshops: local CO research, deconstructing ‘remembrance’, building an anti-war movement and learning from the past. Register now!-and get a free WW1 recipe for your packed lunch.
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/no-glory-in-war-manchester-day-school-tic...

WORLD WAR 1 – THOSE WHO REFUSED TO FIGHT

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Wednesday 15th October 2014 ; 7.00pm Central Manchester Friends Meeting House , 6 Mount St , M2 5NS .
Free of charge, all welcome. – John Graham, a Manchester Quaker, and the Quaker response to the outbreak of WW1 – introduced by Barry Mills of Northern Friends Peace Board – The work of the No-Conscription Fellowship Maintenance Committee 1916-1918 supporting conscientious objectors and their families. The Committee was instigated by a group of Quakers in South Manchester – introduced by Ali Ronan, pacifist, feminist, and historian

John Hamilton Memorial Peace Lecture

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Liverpool Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool L1 3BT 9/10/2014
David Boulton, Author of ‘Objection Overruled’ will talk about Conscientious Objectors in WW1 from a Quaker perspective
[email protected] https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/objection-overruled-conscription-and-cons...

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England, Arise!

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 to Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Pioneer’s Museum, Rochdale
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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England, Arise!

Friday, November 14, 2014 to Saturday, November 15, 2014

People’s History Museum, Manchester
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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England, Arise!

Monday, November 10, 2014 to Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Mechanics Theatre, Wakefield
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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England, Arise!

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Square Chapel, Halifax
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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England, Arise!

Friday, November 7, 2014

Sunderland Stages, Royalty Theatre
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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England, Arise!

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Cast, Doncaster
A new stage play that gives an alternative, radical and anti-war contribution to the WW1 centenary. Further information at http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/projects/england-arise , with tour details http://www.bentarchitect.co.uk/archives/104

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