Tuesday, 11 August 2009

Green Left Summer Camp in Manchester

When: Saturday 15th August and Sunday 16th August

Where: Friends Meeting House 6 Mounts Street, City Centre, Manchester M2

How to get there:


Accommodation: Will be arranged with local Manchester members – contact Andy as Secretary off list.

Cost: Free but a collection will be taken to cover the costs of the room booking.

Programme for Saturday

12pm – Introductions and welcome

12.15 to 1.15 Campaigns – with Adie Mormech (one of the recent detainees on the boat bringing relief supplies to Gaza)

1.15 to 2 Lunch

2 to 3 Working with the Left – with Kay Philips (Chair of Respect Party North West Region)

3 to 3.15 Break

3.15 to 4.15 Increasing our profile in the Green Party

4.15 to 4.30 Break

4.30 to 5 Arrangements for Peterloo event and general discussion.

Followed by a meal and socialising in a central Manchester venue.

On Sunday we will be taking part in a commemoration of the Peterloo Massacre in 1819 at the original site with other local organisations – details to follow. Especially relevant in view of recent police violence and suppression of events ranging from G20 demos to Climate Camp and the Big Green Gathering.



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part three

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part five

part six

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