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Action Mesothelioma Day 2016 (1st July 2016)

Portsmouth
12 noon: Dove release, raffle and buffet, followed by Public Meeting. Refreshments available.
The Inn Lodge, Burrfields Road, Portsmouth PO3 5HH
http://www.hasag.co.uk/event/action-mesothelioma-day/
Organised by HASAG (Hampshire Asbestos Support & Awareness Group).

Manchester
12.30pm: Dove release and rally in Lincoln Square, off Brazennose Street, Manchester city centre (near Town Hall).
1.30pm: Public Meeting, Friends Meeting House, Mount Street, Manchester city centre.
http://www.asbestos-victims-support.org/AMD%202016%202.pdf
Organised by GMAVSG (Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group).

Derby
11.00am – 1.00pmPublic meeting followed by procession.
Cinema 2, Floor 2, Quad, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby DE1 3AS
http://asbestossupport.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/A5-Flyer.pdf
Organised by DAST (Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team).

Sheffield
11.00am-1.00pm: Public meeting followed by remembrance service and buffet.
Domino Hall, Sheffield Cathedral
Organised by SARAG (South Yorkshire Asbestos Victims Support Group).

Gateshead
10.00am – 2.45pm: Public meeting. 3.00 pm: Dove release.
Civic Centre, Gateshead NE8 1HH
Organised by MKMRF,  PRASAG and MUK (Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund,  Paul Redhead Asbestos Support Awareness Group, Mesothelioma UK).

Wallasey
11.00am—3.00pm: Public Meeting with information stalls at Wallasey Town Hall, Brighton Street, Wallasey, CH27 9SB. 12 noon: Dove release.
Organised by MAVS and CAVSG (Merseyside Asbestos Victims Support Group and Cheshire Asbestos Victims Support Group).

Leicester
2.00pm: A Service of Reflection and Hope, Leicester Cathedral.
http://www.mesothelioma.uk.com/EasySiteWeb/GatewayLink.aspx?alId=42233
Organised by Mesothelioma UK

Barrow
2.00pm – 4.00pm: Open Day, speak to the experts about benefits, compensation, medical treatment and asbestos hazards.
The Forum  (opposite Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall)
Organised by CARDS (Cumbria Asbestos-Related Disease Support)

Leeds
10.00am – 4.00 pm: ‘Meet the Researchers’ event.
Weetwood Hall Hotel, Otley Road, Leeds, LS16 5PS
http://www.junehancockfund.org/2016/news/an-invitation-to-join-us-for-action-mesothelioma-day-2016/
Organised by JHMRF, MARC and MESSY (June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund, Mesothelioma & Asbestos Related Concerns, Mesothelioma Support Yorkshire).

Swansea
2.00pm: Speeches followed by Dove Release. Refreshments will be provided.
Craig Y Nos Castle, Brecon Road, Swansea.
Organised by AASC (Asbestos Awareness & Support Cymru).

Birmingham
11.00 am: Public Meeting. 12.30 pm: Dove release, followed by refreshments.
The Priory Rooms, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6AF.
Organised by Asbestos Support West Midlands.

London
10.00am-4.00pm: Public Meeting and rally, 10.05am: Dove Release outside venue.
5th Floor Conference Room, TUC Congress House, Great Russell Street London WC1B 3LS
Organised by London Hazards Centre