Monthly Archives: January 2016

Bhopali DowChemical

‘Bhopali’, screening plus Q&A at Ritzy, Brixton, March 6

Acclaimed feature documentary ’Bhopali’, by award winning director Van Maximilian Carlson presents a modern portrait of shattered lives within communities surrounding the abandoned pesticides factory, site of the infamous 1984 gas disaster in Bhopal. Bhopali follows several children as they and their families cope with the ongoing medical, social and environmental fallout, as well as […]

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Brighton Marathon FREE places

Run The Brighton Marathon. FREE Places!

The Brighton Marathon is quickly becoming one of the highlights of the running calendar. Set within the historic and stunning areas of Brighton and Hove, this marathon allows you the chance to take in some amazing sights while you compete. During the run you will see the renowned Preston Park, the iconic Royal Pavillion, The […]

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Exhibition- ‘It’s a Hard World For Little Things.’

9th January- 17th July, FREE entry. V&A Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green, London.  ‘It’s a Hard World For Little Things: Children Carrying Heavy Objects’ is a series of six large-scale drawings that depict children and the burdens that they carry. These enormous graphite drawings by C A Halpin show children carrying physical, societal and political […]

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Dow Chemical Bhopal

UNISON Challenges Dow to Do The Right Thing

In the run up to the 31st Anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster, public service union UNISON wrote an official letter to Dow Chemical, at its UK headquarters, urging it to do the right thing for Bhopal. General Secretary Dave Prentis urged Dow to recognise both its legal and its moral obligations. The letter, dated 25th […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.