Rough Jersey Productions. Rough Jersey Films
James Alwyn was one of several volunteers from Bolton that traveled to Spain to take up the fight for democracy against fascism.
This short film shows how the people of Bolton honour the memory of James, and the many others like him.
To find out more about the British and Irish volunteers, visit
The Spanish Civil War
The Bolton Socialist Club
The Battle of Jarama 1937
The fight against General Franco
The International Brigades
The British Battalion
The British and Irish volunteers
Thanks to the international brigade memorial trust