Saturday 15th October 11am -1pm, Shrewsbury:
Stop Arming Israel – peaceful protest near Barclays Bank
Join us in supporting the ‘Stop Banking on Apartheid’ campaign called for by War on Want, Palestine Solidarity Street and Campaign Against Arms Trade to protest about corporations, like Barclays Bank, investing and making loans to companies supplying arms to Israel. We shall be gathering on Pride Hill to raise awareness peacefully about this and to distribute information to the public..
Thursday 20th October, 7.30 pm, Friends Meeting House, Coton Hill, Shrewsbury:
Bringing Palestine Home – Understanding the Impact of the Occupation Through Friendship
A talk by Mary Browning and Karin Reiter
What is it like to live ‘a normal life’ under the Occupation? Mary and Karin will talk about the lasting friendship link they set up between a small Welsh town and a village in the heart of the West Bank.
How and why did they do it? What did they learn?
Free entry and refreshments. Stall with Palestinian food and crafts on sale.