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Brunswick Church Hall, Newcastle: Clean Air, a Public Meeting
November 24 @ 19:00 - 20:30
From Sandy Irvine
I am writing to let you know about an important public meeting to be held in central Newcastle at 19.00 in Brunswick Church Hall on Thursday November 24th. It will be of real interest to anyone involved in local history.
The topic is the story of a successful campaign led by a remarkable local woman, Jennie Shearan, in the fight for clean air. It was an inspiring victory won against the odds, a struggle based on rallying the local community in Hebburn against one of the worst polluters in the region, Monkton Coke Works. It is a story that has many positive lessons for today. We certainly need success stories in these dark days!
Trailer on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/CLEANAIRbyGianfrancoRosolia
All are welcome. If you agree about the importance of this story and its pertinence to many issues in the here and now, perhaps you could forward news of the event to anyone else you think might be interested. You can tell people they can book a free place here:
Thanks for any help you can give.