With Banners Held High is a free full-day community festival celebrating the culture and diversity of the Trade Union movement, and traditions of collective spirit.
The event includes:
- Live Music and Poetry from
- Discussion sessions
- and Political Speakers including:
- TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady
- John Trickett MP, Hemsworth Northt Yorkshire
- and MUCH more
To inspire the young and unite the many.
Drawing on historic local and national events that defined the lives of our forefathers and mothers, With Banners Held High will embrace their cultural forms of expression and celebrate methods of protest through discussion, art, music, poetry, drama, dance and comedy.
It is to educate, it is to agitate; it is to fight for consciousness.
March gathering at Wakefield Cathedral from 9:30am.
See Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1963677407291675/