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The anniversary of the proclamation of the Second Spanish Republic will be marked by the IBMT at the International Brigade memorial, Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, London SE1 at an informal gathering at 12 noon. Flowers will be laid.

 

9 February: Screening of ‘Las 13 Rosas’ (2007, dir. Emilio Martínez Lázaro, Sp. with Eng. subtitles) at 5pm, Main Hall, City of London School for Girls, St Giles Terrace, London EC2Y 8BB. Speakers: Dr Joanna Evans and Professor Paul Preston. Limited public seating; email cbcentre@lse.ac.uk if wanting to attend.

14 February: The Pallant House Gallery in Chichester will host a special ‘IBMT Day’ for its critically acclaimed exhibition ‘Conscience and Conflict: British Artists and the Spanish Civil War’.

12 February: ‘Poetry of the Spanish Civil War’: a recital at the Pallant House Gallery in Chichester introduced by Professor Valentine Cunningham; 6pm; £12. For online bookings: http://pallant.org.uk

12-28 February: ‘The Typist’, a dance theatre production telling the story of how 4,000 children were evacuated to the UK in 1937 during the Spanish Civil War.

7 February: The Belfast-based International Brigade Commemoration Committee holds its annual general meeting at 10am on Saturday 7  Feb, followed by the annual IBCC lecture at 11.15am.

Until 14 February: IBMT’s 'Antifascistas' exhibition at the Novium Museum, Tower St, Chichester PO19 1QH; Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, entry free; www.thenovium.org

The IBMT’s 'Antifascistas' and 'Sussex and the Spanish Civil War' exhibition at Newhaven Fort, Fort Rd, Newhaven, Sussex BN9 9DS, alongside displays mainly on Second World War themes; see www.newhavenfort.org.uk for visiting details.

Annual walk on Brunete battlefield (about 20 miles from Madrid) organised by AABI Spanish International Brigades friendship group; see www.brigadasinternacionales.org for more information. 


Annual Anti-Fascist Harbour Event organised by local members of the KFSR German International Brigades friendship group; includes boat tour, film screening and talks; accommodation at seamen’s mission from 41-76 euros b&b per night: email felix.tolle@seemannsheim-hamburg.de; for more event information: brigadistas36@

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