Events at All Souls

Someone’s Sons – First World War Play, 9th Nov

All Souls Bolton are hosting this play by Josie Byrne and Kath Bateman, as part of continuing commemoration of the First World War centenary. Call to reserve tickets or drop in to All Souls Bolton to purchase them in advance. On The Go are an over 55’s Theatre Group who write, direct and perform their… Read more »

All welcome to the reminiscence sessions…

A reminiscence society meeting at All Souls, led by local historian Norman Hindley. The group are keen to be more representative and would very much welcome younger members, and people from different cultural backgrounds. They meet the first Wednesday of every month – you can come every month or just the once, it’s free! Share… Read more »

Armed Forces Day 24th June 2017

Direct Transitioning Help and Community Enterprise & Skills will be running an event at All Souls to mark Armed Forces Day, 24th June 2017 from 3pm – 6pm. All welcome to attend, there will be: Family Activities Poetry Readings by the Children Tea & Coffee Henna Painting Halliwell Local History Society will be at their… Read more »

What’s on in Crompton for the over 50’s?

The Ambition for Ageing Team have put together What’s On Guides which include a range of groups and activities targeted at the over 50’s in the Crompton area of Bolton. Click this link for the latest edition: Newsletter_Crompton_June_17 For more information on Ambition for Ageing contact  Ambition for Ageing Project Officer Yasmin on 01204 382411 / 07946107774 or… Read more »

Collaborate Out Loud Bolton (Various Dates)

Collaborate Out Loud CIC creates surprising, simple and social spaces for public service innovation and flourishing. Collaborate Out Loud Bolton is hosted by Boo Coaching and Consulting at All Souls Bolton  – join them for an opportunity to build networks, share ideas on how we can support the principles of collaborating out loud and identify how… Read more »

The Great Get Together

“We are far more united and have far more in common than that which divides us” On the 16th June we were visited from two representatives of The Olive School bringing a gift hamper with toiletries, candles, sweets and snacks and the following message: To celebrate The Great Get Together, Here is a gift from us… Read more »

Tales of Bolton Life (part of the Bill Naughton’s Bolton Season) 10th Nov

Four of Bill Naughton’s most affecting short stories, directed by Cara Novotny. “Big Corner” – about lads (miners, little piecers etc) who meet on a street corner off Derby Rd. They josh each other, tease out te meaning of life and tell VERY tall tales! “Weaver’s Knot” – a boy’s first job in a weaving… Read more »

Reminiscence Society at All Souls

Starting from 7th June 2017, this group will meet on the first Wednesday of the month. It’s a gentle, sociable and very interesting session, sharing facts and memories, photographs and maps – led by local historical Norman Hindley. There will be a different topic each time, the first is “Crompton Ward” – Where is it?… Read more »

Autumn Festival, Saturday 4th November 11am – 2pm

It’s traditional at Autumn time to have some sort of festival or thanksgiving event, so that’s exactly what we’re doing – a celebration of Bolton’s community and heritage, and a welcome to the Churches Conservation Trust who are taking over the reins here at All Souls. Fun, FREE and family friendly. Sample foods from around… Read more »

Veterans Network Pilot – Direct Transitioning Help

Direction Transitioning Help (DTH) is a charity founded by Gemma Gardner in 2015. After a successful 15-year career in the army, Gemma was discharged on medical grounds. Unable to walk without assistance, and in severe pain, Gemma found that the life she had built began to disappear. Suddenly, Gemma had to adapt to providing for… Read more »