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Joe Glenton to speak in Galway and Dublin

joe glentonIn June VFP Ireland are hosting Joe Glenton. He will be speaking at two events, one in Galway and one in Dublin.

Joe Glenton served in Afghanistan with the British Army. After refusing a second deployment to Afghanistan Joe went AWOL for two years. On his return he was sentenced to 9 months in Colchester Military Prison. He is the author of Soldier Box a memoir about his time in the Army, on the run and in prison. Joe is a member of VFP London.


soldier boxThursday 20th June – 2000 hrs (8pm)

Joe Glenton – From Soldier to Resister

Sponsored by the Galway Alliance Against War

Richardson’s Pub
Eyre Sq
Galway City

Joe will be signing copies of his new book Soldier Box


Saturday 22nd June – 1430 hrs (2.30pm)

Joe Glenton – From Soldier to Resister

Sponsored by the Peace And Neutrality Alliance

Connolly Books
East Essex St
Temple Bar

Speakers – Joe Glenton (VFP London), Roger Cole (PANA), Edward Horgan (VFP Ireland)

  • Les 12/06/2013, 19:17

    Excellent that Joe is speaking in Ireland, much needed for people to hear his story. Would like the opportunity to be there myself as I served in Northern Ireland and have some stuff to put to rest.
    Wholeness. Les