Tolpuddle: An evening of story and song
Kent Morning Star Group / Trade Unions

Tolpuddle: An evening of story and song

Charting the tale from Captain Swing through to deportation and pardon with ‘Tolpuddle Man’ Graham Moore His songs such as ‘Tom Paine’s Bones’ and ‘Tolpuddle Man’ have been sung and recorded by some of Britain’s finest folk performers and his powerful performance of traditional and original songs accompanied on guitar or English concertina has engaged … Continue reading

The Tolpuddle Martyrs Story coming to Faversham
Kent Morning Star Group / Trade Unions

The Tolpuddle Martyrs Story coming to Faversham

WE WILL BE FREE! THE TOLPUDDLE MARTYRS STORY SUNDAY 17TH NOVEMBER @ 7PM ARDEN THEATRE, FAVERSHAM . After a sold-out performance of the Ragged Trousered Philanthropists back in February, this autumn Townsend Productions are returning to the Arden Theatre, Faversham with their brilliant new show. ★★★★★ – Edinburgh Reporter MUST SEE – The Stage We … Continue reading

Joint Launch: East Kent Coastal Trades Union Council & East Kent Morning Star Readers and Supporters Group
Kent Morning Star Group / Trade Unions

Joint Launch: East Kent Coastal Trades Union Council & East Kent Morning Star Readers and Supporters Group

Thursday 18th July @ 8pmWhitstable Labour Club Things are looking up for trades unionists in the East Kent region with the launch of its own trades union council. The Morning Star is the only paper that tells the union movement’s story and the reality of life for working people here in Britain and across the … Continue reading

Kent Morning Star Group pack out Faversham theatre
Kent Morning Star Group

Kent Morning Star Group pack out Faversham theatre

Morning Star readers and supporters in Kent kicked off their 2013 programme with an uproarious staging of The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists in Faversham’s Arden Theatre on Saturday night. Louise Townsend’s two-handed production starring Neil Gore and Richard Stone is a highly contemporary and witty staging of Robert Tressell’s classic working class novel of exploitation and … Continue reading