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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