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Brighton Punx New Year’s Eve Picnic 20:00
Brighton Punx New Year’s Eve Picnic
Dec 31 2019 @ 20:00 – Jan 1 2020 @ 04:00
Brighton Punx New Year's Eve Picnic
Let’s start 2020 as we mean to go on, loud, partying, and smashing the system! Brighton Punx Picnic are bringing the party to The Cowley Club for a new year’s eve extravaganza to see in the new year with tinnitus and a hangover! Bands, DJs, dancing and some surprises will see off 2019 in style[...]
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Brighton International Workers of the World Meeting 19:00
Brighton International Workers of the World Meeting
Jan 2 @ 19:00 – 21:00
Brighton International Workers of the World Meeting
Come to our monthly general meeting in the Cowley Club Library! The IWW organises all workers and advocates direct action and workplace democracy. Everyone is welcome and you don’t have to be a member to come. We introduce what we do as a union for all attendees, so feel free to come to see what[...]
Free software clinic 19:00
Free software clinic
Jan 2 @ 19:00 – 20:00
The library offers a free software clinic on Thursday evenings. We can help you: Browse securely and anonymously with Tor and Tails Learn about free and open source alternatives to commercial software Install free alternatives to Apple and Microsoft on your PC or laptop, such as Ubuntu or Mint Get advice and guidance on building[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 3 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 4 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Migrant English Project 10:00
Migrant English Project
Jan 6 @ 10:00 – 15:30
The Migrant English Project provides… Free and informal English lessons for refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants. A welcoming, friendly and safe space where people can meet others and receive support Support, basic advice, referrals and signposting when needed Free lunch & refreshments during the project Every Monday 10am – 3.30pm, children welcome.
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN) 17:00
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN)
Jan 6 @ 17:00 – 18:15
Access information on claiming benefits, housing and work issues.
General meeting 18:30
General meeting
Jan 6 @ 18:30 – 20:00
Get involved at the general meeting
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Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank 13:00
Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank
Jan 7 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Vegan foodbank, open every Tuesday, no referrals needed
Jollof Cafe 13:30
Jollof Cafe
Jan 7 @ 13:30 – 15:30
Family friendly community meal
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Cantifa! 19:30
Cantifa!
Jan 8 @ 19:30 – 23:00
Cantifa!
Come down to the Cowley Club every Wednesday for a mid-week drink with Brighton Antifascists, featuring their famous £2 cans!
Ents Collective drop-in 20:00
Ents Collective drop-in
Jan 8 @ 20:00 – 21:30
Want to book an event at The Cowley Club? Come down and meet with our Ents Collective! We will show you around, talk you through the space, answer any questions you might have and see how we can work together to make something happen. Come down during the weekly Cantifa nights every Wednesday to get[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 9 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Evening meal 19:00
Evening meal
Jan 9 @ 19:00 – 23:00
Enjoy a vegan evening meal at the Cowley Club, cooked by the best volunteer vegan cooks in Brighton.  The bar is open from 7pm ready for you to place you order and grab a drink, with food served from around 8pm.
Free software clinic 19:00
Free software clinic
Jan 9 @ 19:00 – 20:00
The library offers a free software clinic on Thursday evenings. We can help you: Browse securely and anonymously with Tor and Tails Learn about free and open source alternatives to commercial software Install free alternatives to Apple and Microsoft on your PC or laptop, such as Ubuntu or Mint Get advice and guidance on building[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 10 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 11 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Migrant English Project 10:00
Migrant English Project
Jan 13 @ 10:00 – 15:30
The Migrant English Project provides… Free and informal English lessons for refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants. A welcoming, friendly and safe space where people can meet others and receive support Support, basic advice, referrals and signposting when needed Free lunch & refreshments during the project Every Monday 10am – 3.30pm, children welcome.
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN) 17:00
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN)
Jan 13 @ 17:00 – 18:15
Access information on claiming benefits, housing and work issues.
Bar Collective Meeting 19:00
Bar Collective Meeting
Jan 13 @ 19:00 – 20:00
If you would like to get involved with running and organising our bar, come down and join us! No experience necessary, we’ll teach you everything you need to know, get in touch 🍻
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Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank 13:00
Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank
Jan 14 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Vegan foodbank, open every Tuesday, no referrals needed
Jollof Cafe 13:30
Jollof Cafe
Jan 14 @ 13:30 – 15:30
Family friendly community meal
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Cantifa! 19:30
Cantifa!
Jan 15 @ 19:30 – 23:00
Cantifa!
Come down to the Cowley Club every Wednesday for a mid-week drink with Brighton Antifascists, featuring their famous £2 cans!
Ents Collective drop-in 20:00
Ents Collective drop-in
Jan 15 @ 20:00 – 21:30
Want to book an event at The Cowley Club? Come down and meet with our Ents Collective! We will show you around, talk you through the space, answer any questions you might have and see how we can work together to make something happen. Come down during the weekly Cantifa nights every Wednesday to get[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 16 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Bullsh*t Jobs – Cowley Reading Group 18:00
Bullsh*t Jobs – Cowley Reading Group
Jan 16 @ 18:00 – 19:30
Bullsh*t Jobs - Cowley Reading Group
The Cowley Reading Group returns for 2020! This time we are discussing “Bullsh*t Jobs” by David Graeber. https://www.strike.coop/bullshit-jobs/ Graeber argues that rather than eliminate “unnecessary” work and increase productivity, capitalism has been doing the opposite. Bureaucracy and form-filling now keep people tied to their employers, with “jobs” a method of social control instead of a[...]
Evening meal 19:00
Evening meal
Jan 16 @ 19:00 – 23:00
Enjoy a vegan evening meal at the Cowley Club, cooked by the best volunteer vegan cooks in Brighton.  The bar is open from 7pm ready for you to place you order and grab a drink, with food served from around 8pm.
Free software clinic 19:00
Free software clinic
Jan 16 @ 19:00 – 20:00
The library offers a free software clinic on Thursday evenings. We can help you: Browse securely and anonymously with Tor and Tails Learn about free and open source alternatives to commercial software Install free alternatives to Apple and Microsoft on your PC or laptop, such as Ubuntu or Mint Get advice and guidance on building[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 17 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 18 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Sharp Knives (PT) / Efa Supertramp / Manafiesta / Pog 20:00
Sharp Knives (PT) / Efa Supertramp / Manafiesta / Pog
Jan 18 @ 20:00 – Jan 19 @ 02:00
Sharp Knives (PT) / Efa Supertramp / Manafiesta / Pog
Brighton Punx Picnic + Ill Fitted DIY + Cowley Club is so excited to present: Sharp Knives Folk punk from Lisbon smashing the system and rocking it out all across Europe! They’re coming to the Uk for their first English tour and we are so pleased to have them play the Cowley! https://sharpknivespunk.bandcamp.com Efa Supertramp[...]
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Migrant English Project 10:00
Migrant English Project
Jan 20 @ 10:00 – 15:30
The Migrant English Project provides… Free and informal English lessons for refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants. A welcoming, friendly and safe space where people can meet others and receive support Support, basic advice, referrals and signposting when needed Free lunch & refreshments during the project Every Monday 10am – 3.30pm, children welcome.
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN) 17:00
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN)
Jan 20 @ 17:00 – 18:15
Access information on claiming benefits, housing and work issues.
Cafe Collective meeting 19:00
Cafe Collective meeting
Jan 20 @ 19:00 – 20:30
Our community cafe is open every week from Wednesday to Saturday and is always on the lookout for new volunteers, fresh ideas and anyone who wants to cook, serve up some drinks or just hang out – all levels of experience welcome, our friendly volunteers will teach you everything you need to know Come and[...]
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Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank 13:00
Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank
Jan 21 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Vegan foodbank, open every Tuesday, no referrals needed
Jollof Cafe 13:30
Jollof Cafe
Jan 21 @ 13:30 – 15:30
Family friendly community meal
Workshop: How EDO MBM is arming Turkey 19:00
Workshop: How EDO MBM is arming Turkey
Jan 21 @ 19:00 – 22:00
Workshop: How EDO MBM is arming Turkey
Kurdish Solidarity: Stop Arming Turkey In 2015 EDO MBM commenced collaboration with Turkish drone manufacturer, Baykar, to supply ‘Hornet missile racks’ for their Bayraktar TB2 drones. These drones have been used extensively in Turkish attacks on Kurdistan. They have been purchased by the Libyan ‘Government of National Accord’ for use in the drone war that[...]
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Cantifa! 19:30
Cantifa!
Jan 22 @ 19:30 – 23:00
Cantifa!
Come down to the Cowley Club every Wednesday for a mid-week drink with Brighton Antifascists, featuring their famous £2 cans!
Ents Collective drop-in 20:00
Ents Collective drop-in
Jan 22 @ 20:00 – 21:30
Want to book an event at The Cowley Club? Come down and meet with our Ents Collective! We will show you around, talk you through the space, answer any questions you might have and see how we can work together to make something happen. Come down during the weekly Cantifa nights every Wednesday to get[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 23 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Evening meal 19:00
Evening meal
Jan 23 @ 19:00 – 23:00
Enjoy a vegan evening meal at the Cowley Club, cooked by the best volunteer vegan cooks in Brighton.  The bar is open from 7pm ready for you to place you order and grab a drink, with food served from around 8pm.
Free software clinic 19:00
Free software clinic
Jan 23 @ 19:00 – 20:00
The library offers a free software clinic on Thursday evenings. We can help you: Browse securely and anonymously with Tor and Tails Learn about free and open source alternatives to commercial software Install free alternatives to Apple and Microsoft on your PC or laptop, such as Ubuntu or Mint Get advice and guidance on building[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 24 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 25 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
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Migrant English Project 10:00
Migrant English Project
Jan 27 @ 10:00 – 15:30
The Migrant English Project provides… Free and informal English lessons for refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants. A welcoming, friendly and safe space where people can meet others and receive support Support, basic advice, referrals and signposting when needed Free lunch & refreshments during the project Every Monday 10am – 3.30pm, children welcome.
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN) 17:00
Benefits Information Exchange Network (BIEN)
Jan 27 @ 17:00 – 18:15
Access information on claiming benefits, housing and work issues.
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Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank 13:00
Mutual Aid Vegan Foodbank
Jan 28 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Vegan foodbank, open every Tuesday, no referrals needed
Jollof Cafe 13:30
Jollof Cafe
Jan 28 @ 13:30 – 15:30
Family friendly community meal
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Cantifa! 19:30
Cantifa!
Jan 29 @ 19:30 – 23:00
Cantifa!
Come down to the Cowley Club every Wednesday for a mid-week drink with Brighton Antifascists, featuring their famous £2 cans!
Ents Collective drop-in 20:00
Ents Collective drop-in
Jan 29 @ 20:00 – 21:30
Want to book an event at The Cowley Club? Come down and meet with our Ents Collective! We will show you around, talk you through the space, answer any questions you might have and see how we can work together to make something happen. Come down during the weekly Cantifa nights every Wednesday to get[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 30 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Evening meal 19:00
Evening meal
Jan 30 @ 19:00 – 23:00
Enjoy a vegan evening meal at the Cowley Club, cooked by the best volunteer vegan cooks in Brighton.  The bar is open from 7pm ready for you to place you order and grab a drink, with food served from around 8pm.
Free software clinic 19:00
Free software clinic
Jan 30 @ 19:00 – 20:00
The library offers a free software clinic on Thursday evenings. We can help you: Browse securely and anonymously with Tor and Tails Learn about free and open source alternatives to commercial software Install free alternatives to Apple and Microsoft on your PC or laptop, such as Ubuntu or Mint Get advice and guidance on building[...]
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Cowley Café 12:00
Cowley Café
Jan 31 @ 12:00 – 17:00
Come down to The Cowley Club and enjoy our cafe. Tea, coffee, food and cakes (all vegan!) every week from Wednesday to Saturday, open from midday.  Browse the bookshop, check out the library, have some tasty vegan lunch or enjoy a cuppa in the garden.
Crisis Benoit (IT) / JohnxMcClane / Chinned / Human Leather 20:00
Crisis Benoit (IT) / JohnxMcClane / Chinned / Human Leather
Jan 31 @ 20:00 – Feb 1 @ 02:00
Crisis Benoit (IT) / JohnxMcClane / Chinned / Human Leather
Brighton Punx Picnic + Ill Fitted Diy + Prancer Promo proudly welcome back: Crisis Benoit (IT) Do you remember last February the amazing performance of this Italian death grind duo? You will be happy to know that they are back at the Cowley this 31st of January, smashing it and blasting it away in their[...]