Bristol sponsored walk for Palestine

by Bristol-PSC
on Tuesday 06 Nov 2012

type: Event Notice
topic: Peace
region: Bristol
event time: Sunday 18 Nov 2012 10:00

Sunday 18th November

Bristol sponsored walk for Palestine

Join us for a ten mile circular walk linking the two universities in Bristol

START: 10.00am on College Green (bottom of Park Street) Bristol BS1 5SP

LUNCH: 1.00pm in the refectory at UWE Frenchay Campus

FINISH: 5.00pm outside the Wills Building of Bristol University (top of Park Street) BS8 1RJ

The route will take us through multi-cultural Easton, Eastville Park, and via the Frome River to UWE.

We’ll return via Filton, Muller Road allotments, and the final ascent to Clifton.

We’ll walk in small groups with local people and detailed route maps are available.

As well as raising money the aim to mobile students at both Universities and to celebrate the new Palestine group at UWE. Money raised will be split 50/50 between:-

1)     UWE Conflict Scholarship Fund Started by the student occupation 2008/09 this funds students from Gaza to study at the University of West of England See www1.uwe.ac.uk/aboutus/supporters/ourpriorities/conflictzonebursary.aspx

2)     Palestine Solidarity Campaigning in Bristol and the UK see www.palestinecampaign.org/

Contact Bristol.Nakba60@yahoo.co.uk for sponsorship forms now!