November 20th saw the latest of the monthly demonstrations we’ve been holding with our partner activists outside the gates of the proposed IRC at Hassockfield.
We welcomed speakers Yunus Bakhsh from North East Against Racism (NEAR ) and Lauren Powdrell from Durham STAR. Thanks to singer Andrea Howard who answered our call for musicians to cheer us on.
We also heard a powerful message of solidarity from May McKeith of These Walls Must fall Liverpool and Stansted 15. Here’s part of it:
Watch out for details of a major demonstration to be held in Consett on 4th December 11.30am.