Glossop Labour Club

Special Events


Sunday 3 February

Red Film Club

The Guardians (Les Gardiennes) (2018)


Les Gardiennes are the women who worked the land in France during the first World War. The film is a fiercely acted and beautifully shot period drama about the second clnflict, the battle of wills on the home front, as its characters struggleto maintain a family farm in the Deux-Sevres region of western France.

The film is in French with subtitles.


Admission is free; donations welcome. Members only, but you can join at the door.


The bar will open at 7 pm, and the film starts at 7.30.


Future Programme:


March 3 (International Women's Day): The Breadwinner (2017)


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Music Nights


We have regular Sunday night music sessions, on the 4th Sunday of each month. (Note that this is not always the last Sunday). 'Music' here includes not just tunes and songs, but also poems, monologues, or anything else you would like to share. The next one will be on Sunday 27 January, starting at 8.30 pm.

Note also the French/Euro Music Session (with dancing) on Sunday 13 January, from 2 pm to about 5.00. Bar open at 1.30.


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Thursday 24 January

Folk Train: Rag Tag Band


Getting the 2019 Folk Trains off to a flying start with a great selection of Country, Folk, Irish, Blues, Celtic, Pop and Rock - music from all genres. Bring along your percussion instruments for a real fun night!


Travel on the 18.59 from Piccadilly (arriving at the Club about 7.30). Return on the 21.48 from Glossop.


Forthcoming Folk Trains:


28 February: Geoff Higginbottom

24 March: Jozeph Roberts and friends



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Sunday 17 February

Quiz Night

Bar opens 6.30; Quiz starts at 7 pm


Entry £1 per person

Raffle for charity

Come on your own, or bring a team (maximum of 5 people)


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Saturday 19 January

Scottish Night

starting at 7.30 pm; Bar opens 7 pm.


An evening of Scottish songs, tunes, poems, or anything else you want to bring along - from or about Scotland. This is in honour of Robert Burns' birthday.

There will be food too - haggis (of course), with a veggie haggis alternative, plus neeps and tatties, and other things.

No charge for admission, but there will be a small charge for the food.


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Sunday 20th January

Clog Dancing Workshop

2.30  - 4 pm


Contact Grace Smith  at gracesmithmusic10@gmail.com  to book a place (£5 each).


There is also the possibility of a Wednesday evening class, 7.00-8.15pm. This would be a 5-week term (starting on 16th January), £25 to be paid in advance.

The Wednesday evening class can only go ahead if there's enough definite interest, so please get in touch if you would like to sign up and we will let you know if the class is happening or not asap. If not, we plan to run it later in the year when the weather will be better.


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