Wednesday, 26 October 2011

WFPSC activities for November 2011

Waltham Forest Palestine Solidarity Campaign - November 2011
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Stalls - local action!
Sat 12 Nov & 26 Nov
Wrap up warm, and volunteer to get some fresh air between 11am-2pm, helping with our successful street stall in Walthamstow Town Square.  Email to say which day you can do.  Experienced team members will be on hand to train you up, organise the coffees and have a great chinwag!

Songs of Freedom - music, food & spoken word event!
Sat 12 Nov
Pilar Awa is very kindly hosting an amazing evening for us at Hornbeam Centre, 458 Hoe Street, E17 9AH in aid of WFPSC and freedom for Palestinians.  Enjoy exciting performances from acclaimed poet Rafeef Ziadah with songs from Pilar Awa plus other special performances during this convivial and cultured evening that will make you think.  Doors at 7pm, performances from 8pm.  Food & drink available, plus Palestinian Zaytoun products and more.  Entry £5 or £3.50 concessions.  All welcome!  

Boycott Divestment & Sanctions - local day of action!
Sat 19 Nov
Join us for our exciting Waltham Forest borough day of action, picketing supermarkets and persuading customers to back the successful international campaign to stop buying illegal Israeli settlement goods.  People of all abilities, ages and backgrounds very welcome.  Please email to express your interest in participating!

Jerusalem - speaker event
Mon 21 Nov
All welcome to our special speaker event focussing on Jerusalem @ 7.30pm at Hornbeam Centre, 458 Hoe Street, E17 9AH.  Guest speakers include local campaigner Andy Simons who has recently returned from visiting the West Bank and others to be announced.  It should prove a fascinating evening.  Free entry.  Donations for teas/coffees.  All welcome!

Lobby of Parliament - national action!
Weds 23 Nov
Take part in this important national PSC lobby of Parliament from 2pm-6pm, focussing on Jerusalem.  In the past we have had some success meeting our local MPs at the heart of Westminster and persuading them of the facts about Palestine.  Follow the instructions on this link ( to set up a meeting with your MP and coordinate with PSC centrally.  Take this opportunity to exercise your democratic rights in full, in person, at the House of Commons.

Boycott Divestment & Sanctions - national day of action!
Sat 26 Nov
This year targeting Tesco, join in with this huge national campaigning day when thousands of people from all walks of life will lobby Tesco in any way possible to disassociate itself from illegal Israeli settlement produce and work with Palestinian producers instead.  See PSC's advance information ( and get involved - your participation will make a difference!

Remember there are dozens of Palestine events taking place in London and nationally every week.  Check PSC's useful listings page and join in!

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