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Sunday 1 October Tory Party conference
The Old Monkey pub Portland Street, Chinatown, Manchester M1 4GX is the approximate meeting place. Depending on when the march actually starts, if we get there at 2.45pm this gives us an hour before speeches start in Piccadilly Gardens. Here’s the song sheet.
Also, see following up to date information for the march:
12:00 – 14:00: Castlefield Arena – Speeches, music, performances, campaign stalls & more -Commoners Choir sings at 12 midday.
13:30 – 14:00: Demo form up on Liverpool Road
14:00 / 14:30: March leaves off
15:00 / 15:30: March reaches end point
15:45 – 16:30: Closing speeches in Piccadilly Gardens
17:30 – 23:00: Official demo after party at Manchester Academy
*please note timings are subject to change but are not likely to change much from the above outline
Assemble: Castlefield Arena / Liverpool Road
March: Deansgate, Whitworth Street West, Great Bridgewater Street, Chepstow Street, Portland Street
March Ends: Portland Street / Charlotte Street
Closing speeches: Piccadilly Gardens
- Ongoing: Starting 2014 and for 5 years. First World War commemorations – CND are focused on ensuring the horrors of war are brought to the fore.