Refugees welcome – Labour Councillors already work to support the refugees who are already here.
Cllr. Brian Parbutt speaking on behalf of Nottingham Labour Councillors, and expressing disappointment that the Conservative government are to only take 20,000 further refugees over 4 and a half years. (Nottingham’s pro-rata share would be 100.)
Co-Councillor Nicola Heaton points out how far back we’ve gone under David Cameron.
Rebecca speaks on behalf of the Refugees Forum.
Speakers for 3 faiths. The bishop praised Germany’s response.
Around 600 people attended the rally.
Candles at the end.
Fellow Councillor Eunice Campbell suddenly realised that the woman next to her holding up the big banner, had campaigned for her when she first stood to be a Councillor!