Calais Convoy Saturday 18 June

18 June 2016 8:30am–9:00pm

Whitehall, London

Organised by People’s Assembly Against Austerity, Stop the War Coalition, Stand up to Racism, Unite the Union, Communications Workers Union, TSSA, War on Want, Momentum & Muslim Association of Britain

UNISON branches and regions are asked to provide practical support and donations for the convoy  to demonstrate UNISONs solidarity with refugees from the people of this country.  

Regions can help to organise donations or volunteer for the Calais convoy locally/regionally with the Peoples Assembly. Full details are here.

 Regions and branches are welcome to also join the convoy and individuals can volunteer for loading and unloading etc. 

Timetable

  • 08:30: Vehicles Assemble on Whitehall
  • 09:30: Convoy to Calais and Supporters Rally, Parliament Square
  • 10:00: Convoy departs
  • 13:30: Convoy arrives at Dover
  • 13:55: Ferry departs / Rally at Dover for those who can’t make it to Calais
  • 16:00: Convoy arrives at Camp. Unloading operation begins
  • 19:00: Closing Rally at Calais
  • 21:00: Convoy Depart