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[London] Tibetan National Uprising Day
March 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
On Friday, 10 March, join us for a rally to commemorate the 58th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising
Organised jointly by Free Tibet, Students for a Free Tibet, Tibet Society and Tibetan Community UK
Tibetans and supporters of Tibet will hold a rally outside Downing Street and then march to the Chinese Embassy. There we will hold a demonstration to call for an end to China’s occupation and human rights abuses in Tibet.
The evening will end with a commemoration of Tibetan Uprising Day and other Tibetan cultural events at the Indian YMCA nearby. Doors open at 5:30pm.
2pm: Gather at Downing Street (nearest tube station: Westminster)
3pm: The march to the Chinese Embassy begins.
From around 4pm we will demonstrate at the Chinese Embassy (49 Portland Place. Nearest tube stations: Regent’s Park and Great Portland Street)
5:30 – 9pm: Commemoration of Uprising Day and Tibetan cultural events (Mahatma Gandhi Hall, Indian YMCA, 41 Fitzroy Square, W1T 6AQ. Nearest tube stations: Warren Street, Great Portland Street and Goodge Street).
Feel free to join us for any part of the day’s activities if you are unable to attend the entire schedule. We hope to see you there.