Date(s) - 09/10/2021
12:00 - 16:00
A group of Spanish environmental activists will be taking part in the The East Column March to Glasgow and will arrive in Coventry on Saturday 9 October.
They are hoping for support from CovCAN members to obtain publicity and engage the public in climate change and COP26.
The video below summarises their plans and their hopes.
The planned timetable is:
Sat 9 Oct
12 noon: Meet marchers at Coventry train station and walk with them into city centre. All welcome.
1 pm Welcome event at Coventry Cathedral ruins. All welcome.
2.30 pm marchers continue north of the city towards Hinkley. They will then be transported overnight accommodation in Coventry.
6-7 pm gather at Friends Meeting House for food and to meet homestay hosts Actions: liaise with accommodation hosts; provide vegan food; additional bedding.
option to support St Basil’s Sleep Out at Coventry Cathedral
Sun 10 Oct
8-9am: gather at Friends Meeting House for transport to re-join route at Hinkley
If you can help please write to Claire Silvester at MarchToGlasgow@covcan.uk
To find out more about the marchers visit facebook.com/marchtoglasgow.eastcolumn
Watch the video of Nicky and Claire talking about their plans: