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Workers Memorial Day Remembrance service, Hartlepool
28 April 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Hartlepool Trades Union Council (HTUC) organises a Workers Memorial Day Remembrance Service & Wreath Laying Ceremony in Hartlepool (first held in 1999) on International Workers Memorial Day the 28th April of each year to remember those employees who have died through Industrial Accident or Disease whilst trying to earn an honest living for themselves and their families.
Saturday 28th April 2018, 12.30pm, Christ Church, Church Square, Hartlepool
The confirmed speakers for this year’s (International) Workers Memorial Day Remembrance Service are:
- Chris Keates, General Secretary, NASUWT
- Louise Taggart, FACK
- Micky Thompson, Regional Officer, RMT
- Gloria Mills, National Officer, UNISON (tbc)
Special Guest:- Mike Hill MP
It is likely that over 40 wreaths will be laid by individuals / organisations and we will be providing individual flowers so anybody attending the service can lay a flower at the Service in memory of a loved one.