Manchester Peace Trail! Public (hosted by DED_ucation)

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29 June
2019

A guided walk around Manchester city, visiting historical monuments of peace and social justice.
The walk will cover:
– John Dalton, 5 steps on the nuclear time-line, MAG and the Nobel Peace Prize
– Lincoln, Gandhi, the campaign against slavery
– Engels, poets, science and free-thinking
– Peterloo
– The Free Trade Hall, suffragists and suffragettes to the Sex Pistols

AND MORE (from www.discoverpeace.eu)!

Meet outside Manchester Central Library, St Peter’s Square at 13:15 for a 13:30 start. The walk will finish about 15:00 when we will head to Common for a discussion and introduction to The People’s Plan for Divestment research project.

Money raised will go towards dED led community research project ‘The People’s Plan for Divestment’ which aims to address how divesting from the arms trade and fossil fuels would affect The University of Manchester.

This Peace Trail will take place on Armed Forces Day, so even more reason to come and see just how much Manchester has help to drive peace and social justice!

For enquiries about the walk contact Steve (our tour guide) on 07939 059844.

Latest details and tickets (£5) from Facebook event page

 

Event Details

Location St Peter's Square
Start Saturday 29 Jun 2019 1:15pm
Finish Saturday 29 Jun 2019 5:00pm