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IBMT Annual General Meeting and commemorative weekend in Cardiff. For more information, see www.international-brigades.org.uk/content/advance-notice-ibmt-commemorat...

IBMT's annual commemoration at the International Brigade memorial, located in Jubilee Gardens, on London’s Southbank, SE1. Speakers and performers this year include Michael Rosen, Maddy Carty and Na-mara. Starts at 1pm and runs for about an hour. Includes speeches, music and wreath-laying, and will be followed by an informal social plus more entertainment at the nearby Horse & Stables, 122-124 Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7RW.

The 7th Anti-Fascist Harbour Event; topics to be covered will include Guernica, Condor Legion, Women in the Spanish Civil War and Hamburg Brigaders in the Spanish Civil War. Speeches will be translated into English during the event.

IBMT-commissioned play ‘Dare Devil Rides to Jarama’ by Neil Gore at Burton Bradstock Village Hall, DT6 4QS (box office: 01308 897421; www.artsreach.co.uk). The play centres on the fate of International Brigade volunteers Clem Beckett and Christopher Caudwell, who fought together at the Battle of Jarama in February 1937.

IBMT-commissioned play ‘Dare Devil Rides to Jarama’ by Neil Gore at the Working Class Movement Library (box office: 07949635910 or

IBMT-commissioned play ‘Dare Devil Rides to Jarama’ by Neil Gore at The Carriage Works, Leeds (box office: http://www.leeds.gov.uk/carriageworks/Pages/Whats-on.aspx; 0113 3760318).

The IBMT’s 2017 Len Crome Memorial Conference:
 
Liberty's Volunteers: the timeless legacy of the Spanish Civil War
Saturday 18 March 2017, 11am-4pm
Manchester Conference Centre and Pendulum Hotel, Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB
 
10.30am Registration

A day-long event organised by IB Cymru in conjunction with the GMB to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the International Brigades and to explore the lessons for democracy and tolerance in Wales in the aftermath of the Brexit vote. The programme starts at 10.30am with a commemoration at the International Brigade memorial in Alexandra Gardens, Cathays Park.

To mark the 80th anniversary of the formation of the International Brigades a meeting has been organised by the XV International Brigade Aberdeen Commemoration Committee, supported by the IBMT, Aberdeen Trades Union Council and local Morning Star supporters’ group, with speakers Neil Cooney, Nina Londragan and Davy Kettyles; 7pm-9pm at the Town House, Broad Street, Aberdeen AB10 1AR. The annual

Screening of ‘Las mamás Belgas’ (The Belgian Mothers) dir. Sven Tuytens.

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