The Jimmy Gralton Gathering of Solidarity and Challenge

Afri invites you to The Jimmy Gralton Gathering of Solidarity and Challenge on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March in Erris, County Mayo…




Friday evening 23rd:

Jimmy Gralton Dance class in Glenamoy Community Centre


Saturday 24th March:

Glenamoy Community Centre, Erris, County Mayo

2:00pm: Fáilte agus ceol.

2:05pm: Introduction: Government, Big Business and Community Resistance — Denis Halliday

2:45am: Lessons from the Conflict in Northern Ireland– A discussion facilitated by Adrienne Reilly

4:15pm: Tea/coffee

4:30 pm: Surviving the Struggle – Sunny Jacobs and Peter Pringle

6:00 pm: Close with music.


Belmullet Arts Centre:

8:30pm: Jimmy Gralton’s Dancehall

And afterwards…

McGraths, Pollathomas:

10:30pm: Ceol agus craic


Denis Halliday is former Assistant Secretary of the United Nations and Patron of Afri.

Adrienne Reilly is Programme Officer for Human Rights at the Committee on the Administration of Justice, Belfast.

Sunny Jacobs and Peter Pringle both survived many years on Death Row, met while campaigning against the Death Penalty and have recently married.


This event is supported by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust

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