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Rememberinf the End of the Spanish Civil War: An Anti-Fascist Commemoration.  The International Brigades Plaque, Unite the Union, Carlisle Road, Derry.  1pm-2pm.  Trade Union Speakers, Exhibition and Music.

The IBMT’s annual commemoration from 1pm-2pm at the International Brigade memorial, Jubilee Gardens, London Southbank; music, spoken word and remembrance. Followed by an informal get-together at the nearby Camel & Artichoke, 122 Lower Marsh Street, London SE1 7AE. Contact: secretary@international-brigades.org.uk

Wigan International Brigades Commemoration, organised by Wigan Trades Union Council, including march with Wigan True Leveller Community Samba Band. 11.00-13.00. Details to follow. hwww.facebook.com/events/361159351162234/

7-9.30 pm 27 March Marx Memorial Library, 37A Clerkenwell Green, EC1R 0DU.  Republication of two pamplets from the Spanish Civil War.  https://www.facebook.com/events/384955738972449/

International Brigade Commeoriation, John Connolly Centre, Main Street, Renton.  Wreath Laying Ceremony at 3pm, followed by a social, with live music.  Tickets £5.

7pm on Thursday 14th March 2019, at Oxford Brookes University.  The film looks the epic struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under General Franco, who continue to seek justice to this day. Filmed over six years, the film follows victims and survivors as they organize the groundbreaking “Argentine Lawsuit” and fight a state-imposed amnesia of crimes against humanity, in a country still divided four decades into democracy.

On 27 and 28 March 2019, the University of Leeds will host a conference on exile and repression in the twentieth century. The event is timed to commemorate the eightieth anniversary of the end of the Spanish Civil War and will have a specific focus on Spaniards in exile after the conflict.

The Blockade Runners memorial will be unveiled at 12 noon on Saturday March 2 on the Clyde Walkway by Jamaica Street Bridge, followed by music and entertainment from The Wakes and others at the Admiral Bar, 72a Waterloo Street, Glasgow G2 7DA

12noon, unvieling of new IB Memorial.  Alfred Gelder Street, Hull, HU1 2AA   Adress by family members, Steve Hedley, De[puty General Secretary of the RMT Union; Councillor Aneesa Akbar and music by Joe Solo.

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