On this page you’ll find upcoming campaign, educational and fundraising events, as well as an archive of our previous activities.

Ceilidh 10th Feb

Saturday 10th February: Our Ceilidh fundraiser – Great music | Great atmosphere | Great raffle | You do the dancing!

Put on your dancing shoes and join us | with The Beech Band | Saturday, 10th February, 7pm | Saint Ninian’s United Reformed Church | 515 Wilbraham Road, Manchester M21 0UF | Near Chorlton tram station | Entrance fee: £10 waged/£5 unwaged | Please bring your own drinks! Go to our Facebook Event Page. Great music |…

GMLC Bolton meeting

Friday 2nd February: Bolton needs a Law Centre. Public meeting with Maxine Peake, Yasmin Qureshi MP & GMLC

We want to launch Greater Manchester Law Centre in Bolton. If you agree and want to get involved join us on Friday, 2nd February, 7pm to 8pm, at the Lecture Theatre, Bolton Central Library, Le Mans Cres, Bolton BL1 1SE   Speakers include: Maxine Peake, an esteemed GMLC patron, actress and campaigner Yasmin Qureshi, MP for…

Lord Bach

Save the date: Friday 20th April 2018. With Lord Bach: Legal Aid and the Future of Free Access to Justice

Legal Aid and the Future of Free Access to  Justice: An event by the Greater Manchester Law Centre with Lord Bach and Shadow Justice Secretary Richard Burgon. Save the date: Friday 20th April 2018, 18:00-20:00, Manchester City Centre. Further details and more speakers to be announced. Join us on 20th April as we discuss the current state of Legal Aid,…

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Keynote speaker for our AGM: Rebekah Carrier and her groundbreaking case

Everyone is welcome at our AGM, Thursday 28th September 2017, 6:30pm at the Mechanics Institute. We now have a facebook event here. Our keynote speaker is Rebekah Carrier, solicitor and director of Hopkin Murray Beskine. She recently hit the headlines when she represented a group of single mothers bringing a successful challenge against the government’s benefit cap, which limits the income…

Fear and hope – “Brexit Shorts: Shattered” by Maxine Peake, featuring the Greater Manchester Law Centre

The Guardian recently commissioned well-known actress Maxine Peake to contribute to their pioneering series, Brexit Shorts , inspired by last year’s EU referendum result. You may recall a productive afternoon in March where Greater Manchester Law Centre Patron, Maxine Peake, joined us for our thoughts on the effects of Brexit. The meeting brought together insight from volunteers, members of…