Hiroshima day – London Ceremony 広島祈念集会
Date(s) - 06/08/2013
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tavistock Square Gardens
Pray for Peaceful world without Nuclear weapons and for the souls of atomic bomb victims and their families. Organised by London CND, Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament and JAN UK, Japanese Against Nuclear. Held by the commemorative Cherry Tree from Hiroshima, followed with picnic. Please share food and friendship! Never repeat Hiroshima. But British Nuclear weapons Trident exist near Reading, UK. We do not want them. We should not have them or renew them with tax money. 六十数年を経ても、広島の傷は未だ癒えていないのです。繰り返しません、過ちは。本当にそうでしょうか？憲法第九条は守られ続くでしょうか？広島から贈られた桜の樹を囲んで、核兵器のない社会を築く祈りの日。戦争を知らない子供たち、皆さん参加して下さい。後でピクニックをしますので友情とランチをわけあい、飲みましょう。
HIROSHIMA DAY CEREMONY
On Tuesday August 6th 2013, Noon-1pm
At the Hiroshima Cherry Tree in Tavistock Square, London WC1
Chair: Jeremy Corbyn MP.
Mayor of Camden, Councillor Jonathan Simpson
Bruce Kent, CND Vice-President
Natalie Bennett, Leader of the Green Party
Nobu Ono, JAN UK
Linda Perks, UNISON London Regional Secretary
Peter Tatchell, Peter Tatchell Foundation
Val Brown, London Guantanamo Campaign
Songs: Raised Voices, Red & Green Choir, JAN UK and Jim Radford.
Poems: Celia Mitchell and Roger Lloyd-Pack (tbc)
The cherry tree was planted in Tavistock Square in 1967, by the then Mayor of Camden, Cllr. Millie Miller, in remembrance of the victims, past and present, of the atomic bombs dropped on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on 6th and 9th August 1945. Participants are invited to bring flowers to lay beneath the tree during the ceremony.
People are also invited to picnic in the Square after the Ceremony.
Organised by London Region CND
162 Holloway Road N7 8DQ
tel. 020-7607 2302; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org