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International Zone at Manchester May Day Festival 12.00-16.00   at the Mechanics Institute, 103 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6DD.  Unison North West have put together the following programme of speakers:

Study Day: Basque Children in Sheffield and the Spanish Civil War 

Vermut Republicana at the Jaffa Joint 87 Portobello High Street, EH15 1AW Edinburgh Cinema, music and activites for children to celebrate the Dia de la Republica at Portobello's Jaffie Joint

Dia de la Republica 2018 Edimburgo Various locations, Edinburgh

3 bands - Dirty blues from Deid Men, Songs of revolution and resistance from Gallo Rojo, Bruk - multi national and multi genre band with antifascist attitude, singing in Polish. Entry by donation, we suggest £5 but nobody will be turned away because they have no money

‘The Basque Child Refugees from the Spanish Civil War - history and memory’: an afternoon of talks, plus ‘From Bilbao to Southampton to Salford’ an exhibition of work by Claire Hignett. 1.30pm–5.30pm in Building 6 and Level 4 Gallery, Hartley Library, Southampton University, University Road, Southampton.

Commemoration of Spain’s Día de la República (Day of the Republic) and the International Brigades at 10am at the International Brigade plaque in St Thomas’ Peace Garden, Holloway Head, Birmingham B1 1JX. Contact:

Screening of the documentary ‘Vencidxs’ (Aitor Fernández, 2013) featuring testimonies of survivors of the Spanish Civil War; in Spanish with English subtitles. 6.30pm at the Instituto Cervantes, 326/30 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4FN. Part of the 2018 Docuforum season of films organised by the Marea Granate organisation of young Spanish migrants. Email:

'Three Days in Spain'.  A talk by IBMT Trustee Richard Thorpe on the Battle of Jarama and the men who fought there.  12.30-2.00.  Unison, Town Hall Chambers, 39 Alfred Gelder Street, Hull.  HU1 2AG


Rally and march organised by the Oxford International Brigade Memorial Committee and Oxford & District Trades Union Council.


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