If you can and you would like to help IHOOPS on the demonstration please text 07950 280908 or meet up outside Highbury station at 11am (look for the IHOOPS banner). We would like help to hand out leaflets for the Stop Benefit Cuts Public Meeting on Tuesday 19th March, see attached leaflet. We would also like help carrying the banner on the demonstration.
Update from Defend Whittington Hospital Campaign
Please try to get to Highbury Corner/outside Highbury Magistrate’s Court by 11.30am, as the march will move off promptly at 12. Speeches will take place outside the Hospital from 1.15- 2.30.
The Islington Tribune bus at the front of the demonstration can take people who will not be able to walk the march. We will also have join the march points at Whittington Park, and outside Archway Methodist Hall, on the Archway Roundabout.
Speakers expected are the Hospital and other health campaigns, MPs Jeremy Corbyn, Emily Thornberry, David Lammy and Frank Dobson, together with Catherine West, Leader of Islington Council, and author and columnist Owen Jones. We have invited local and national trade unionists and a celebrity or two!
Watch our website for further details
Our Facebook Event page is https://www.facebook.com/events/476539985728130/
And our Facebook Group page is https://www.facebook.com/groups/243554475615/permalink/10152183041135616/
Please sign the petition to stop the Whittington Hospital Sell-off!