Edinburgh and Lothians May Day

661 11.30am Sat 2 May 2015

Around the world people are remembering the thousands who die each day from work related causes

About this event

The route of the ‪#‎mayday15‬ march is: Middle Meadow Walk - George 4th Bridge - Royal Mile - St Marys Street - The Pleasance The line up of speakers in the Pleasance Theatre at the end of the march: Grahame Smith STUC General Secretary, Cat Boyd on behalf of the Peoples Assembly Against Austerity, Skevos Magriplis from Syriza and Elizabeth Ogunlana from the African and Caribbean Women’s Thematic Group. We also hope to have representatives from the two all out strikes currently on in Scotland, the Ninewells Hospital Porters from Dundee and the Homeless Caseworkers from Glasgow.. Continuity will be by Susan Morrison and there will be music from Penny Stone.

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