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Tibetan Uprising Day: London, UK
March 10 @ 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm
On Saturday, 10 March, join us for a rally to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising.
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 6:30pm.
1pm: Rally at Downing Street (10 Downing St, Westminster, London SW1A 2AA, nearest tube station: Westminster)
3:30pm: We will begin our march to the Chinese Embassy
From around 5pm we will demonstrate at the Chinese Embassy (49 Portland Place. Nearest tube stations: Regent’s Park and Great Portland Street)
6:30 – 9:30pm: 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 or the entire schedule. We hope to see you there.
Organised jointly by Free Tibet, Students for a Free Tibet, Tibet Society and Tibetan Community UK