Forthcoming Events

Derby CSC Sponsored Walk


Cromford Wharf
Saturday 12 July 2014
From 10am

CSC Derby
SPONSORED WALK FOR HURRICANE RELIEF FOR CUBA

12th JULY 2014 - 10am Start

Meet at Cromford Wharf Car Park

The walk will start and finish at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Cromford Mill and it will be an 8(or 6) mile circular walk mainly beside the canal and the surrounding hills.

Cromford is on the A6 road between Matlock and Belper. For those wanting to use public transport there are regular buses and a train station on the Matlock to Derby/Nottingham line. There is plenty of parking at Cromford Wharf and on Cromford Meadows. But unfortunately all are not free and have to be paid for.

Detailed maps and directions will be provided on the day.

For further details please contact :-

peter.gibbon@w3z.co.uk
or telephone 01629534173

Please let Peter Gibbon of CSC Derby know if you intend to come and how many others with you so he can manage the day.

Latin America Day School - Shipley

Organised by Leeds Cuba Solidarity Campaign
Shipley Kirkgate Centre, Shipley, BD18 3EH easy train access via Leeds or Bradford)
Saturday 11 October 2014
9.30am-4pm

Fiesta Politica - Latin American Day School

Speakers on Cuba and Latin America including Dr Steve Ludlam and Wendy Emmett

Organised by CSC Leeds + Viva! Bradford, Bradford WDM, Leeds Central America Solidarity Campaign
For details see sites.google.com/site/bradfordlag/FiestaPolitica2014

Cine Cuba month film club - London

Films from or about Cuba
The Calthorpe Arms (upstairs) 252 Grays Inn Rd, WC1X 8JR (Kings Cross or Russell Square tube)
Every last Monday of the Month
7.30pm

Monday 28 July
El Commandante
Dir: Oliver Stone 2003
Documentary about Fidel based on interviews conducted in 2002 with Oliver Stone on a wide range of topics. Forerunner of his ‘South of the Border’ film which we showed last November.

Monday 29 September
El Benny
Dir: Jorge Luis Sanchez 2006
Based on the life of Benny Moré, renowned Cuban singer; the film concentrates on a period in the early 1950s, turbulent for the singer as for his country. His life is affected by the struggles going on around him.

Monday 27 October
Chirimbolo
Dir: Het Vervolg 2011
Four short documentaries about the remarkable way in which progress in Cuba is being made in the field of alternative energy, one of the reasons it is deemed by WWF as the only country practising sustainable development. A tribute to human creativity.

Monday 24 November
The Man from Maisinicu
Dir: Manuel Perez 1973.
1964 - Alberto Delgado, administrator of the Maisinicu farm is found, dead. What happened to him and who was he really? Based on a true story this b&w film is atmospheric, a tale of mystery and intense violence telling us much about conditions following the Revolution.
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Cine Cuba is a monthly film club, generally held on the last Monday of the month (no film in December) & organised by North London Cuba Solidarity Campaign (NLCSC), showing films from or about Cuba. We aim to show films which provide an insight into the Cuban Revolution and the society, politics, history and culture of Cuba. Where possible we invite guest speakers with a special interest in the film topic.

We hope that viewers will stay at the end of the film and participate in the relaxed post-film discussion. Entry is free (with a requested donation to cover costs).

If you would like to know more about the NLCSC please email us on: northlondoncsc@gmail.com

Nottingham Organic Cuba Garden Party


10, Denmark Grove, Alexander Park, Nottingham – 12 till 4pm
Sunday 6 July 2014


Nottingham CSC invite you to join them to celebrate their 21st annual Garden Party for Cuba!

All welcome. Full details from CSC Nottingham - Michael Boyle michaelb@metaphorix.co.uk 07966 482376



Moncada Day Event - South London


Bread and Roses pub, 68, Clapham Manor Street, SW4 6DZ (nearest tube Clapham Common)
Sunday 27 July 2014
2pm

South London Cuba Solidarity Campaign present a Moncada Day Celebration focussing on the Miami 5 with speakers Father Geoff Bottoms and lawyer Steve Cottingham.

For info contact Steve Johnson jstevejohnson7@aol.com

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