A new group, consisting of members and representatives of various unions has recently been formed in support of the Bhopal Disaster survivors. Trade Union Friends of Bhopal aims to build a network of unions and union members, starting here in the UK but aiming to spread worldwide. Given the occupational safety issues leading up to […]
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Edinburgh Gathering Lay Wreaths in Solidarity With Bhopal Gas Disaster Survivors, on Occasion of 33rd Anniversary of Disaster.
On Sunday 3rd December, supporters gathered at the Greyfriars Kirk in Edinburgh to express their solidarity with the survivors of the Bhopal Gas disaster. Local choir group, ‘Protest in Harmony’ sang and wreaths were laid, under the Bhopal memorial plaque, on behalf of the Midlothian Trades Union Council and the UNITE/ UCATT Dalkeith Branch. […]
Edinburgh Gathering in Solidarity With Bhopal Gas Disaster Survivors, on Occasion of 33rd Anniversary of Disaster, December 3rd, 2017.
Solidarity with Bhopal : Remember the Dead : Justice for the Survivors Sunday 3rd December 2017, Edinburgh. With songs from: Protest in Harmony Gather at Greyfriars Kirkyard gates, beside the Bhopal memorial plaque, for 2.30pm start. Community groups, trades unions, environmental organisations, individuals. All welcome to come and express solidarity with the survivors’ ongoing struggle for […]
On Saturday 3rd December a commemoration event for the Bhopal Disaster was held at the workers’ memorial on Glasgow Green Trades Union representatives and European Green party delegates spoke, along with a local councilor and BMA Trustee Eurig Scandrett. A small wreath was laid in the memorial as a mark of respect for the victims […]
On 3 December 25 people gathered in Edinburgh to stand in solidarity with the people of Bhopal on the 32nd anniversary of the gas disaster. Wreaths and candles were placed beneath the Bhopal memorial plaque in Greyfriar’s Kirkyard. Songs were sung by Edinburgh’s radical choir, Protest in Harmony, and short messages of solidarity given by […]