9th anniversary events in London 2020

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Poster image by 281_Anti nuke, courtesy of the artist and his agent, Roth Management Ltd.

organised by Kick Nuclear (London), Japanese Against Nuclear London  and CND (Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament)

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VIGIL

Wednesday 11 March 2020

outside Japanese Embassy101 Piccadilly, London W1

17:30 – 18:30

Silence and prayer, poetry, speeches, songs

speakers and performers to be announced

Open mic for speeches by participants of the vigil

Please feel welcome to bring any of the following: torches, candle lanterns (jam jars good), banners, balloons and flowers.

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MARCH 

Saturday 14 March 2020

assemble outside Japanese Embassy101 Piccadilly, London W1

12:00 for start at 12:30

Fancy dress/bright colours welcome – especially yellow!

followed by:

RALLY

Whitehall, opposite Downing Street

14:00 – approx 16:00

One-minute’s silence in remembrance of the victims of the continuing Fukushima disaster plus all victims of nuclear power generation

speakers and performers, order of speaking tba:

 

PARLIAMENTARY PUBLIC MEETING

Thursday 19 March 2020

Free, no ticket required, all welcome.

19:00 – 21:00

Committee Room 16, House of Commons, Westminster, London SW1

please arrive at the Cromwell Green entrance (no. 8 on map below) on St. Margaret Street, at least 20 minutes early to ensure enough time to pass through security: http://www.parliament.uk/documents/facilities/maps/colmap.pdf

Hosted and chaired by: Lloyd Russell-Moyle MP (Labour)

speakers, order tbc:

Dr Ian Fairlie, independent consultant on radioactivity in the environment.

Prof Keith Barnham, Emeritus Professor of Physics, Imperial College London
Co-Founder and CTO QuantaSol Ltd

Dr Phil Johnstone, Research Fellow, Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex

Ms Sonoda, Fukushima mother who evacuated with her child and husband; in June 2018 Ms Sonoda attended the 38th UNHRC (United Nations Human Rights Council) as a panellist in the Displaced  Persons session, speaking as a victim of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear disaster.