Pilgrimage for Peace and Economic Justice Edinburgh Events Coming Up Sunday & Monday

Sunday 2 June

Peace Pilgrimage Ceilidh. St John’s Church Hall. 7 – 9:30pm.
With Hud yer Wheesht
Poetry by Tessa Ransford, founder of the Scottish Poetry Library hud_yer_wheesht

£7 / £5 unwaged. Pay at the door. Tickets available in advance from Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre. St John’s church. Lothian Rd, Edinburgh.

Walk with the Pilgrims from Currie to Edinburgh. 3pm.
Assemble – Scout Hall in Currie, 45 Lanark Road West. 2:30pm.

Or Join the Walk at Water of Leith Visitors Centre 4pm or at Haymarket 4:30pm.

Welcome the Walkers. On the Terrace. St Johns Church. 5:30pm.
Reception ceremony around the Peace Pole.
With Poet Tessa Ransford founder of the Scottish Poetry Library                             and Peace and Justice Singers.

Dinner with the Walkers. 6pm. Bring and Share.

Monday 3 June

Walk: Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre, St Johns Church, Princes St to Scottish Parliament. 10am Remarks by Rt Rev Dr John Armes, Episcopal Bishop of Edinburgh. Walk starts 10:15am.

Declaration and Send off to London. Scottish Parliament .11am.
Speakers, Marco Biagi, MSP for Edinburgh Central.
Singers from Peace and Justice Singers

Walk with the Pilgrimage from Holyrood. 11:30am.

City Council Reception. City Chambers, Royal Mile. 11:50am.
Councillor Maureen Child representing the Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh and others Councillors.