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Dead Women Walking march – Sunday 23rd November 2014

women in red ponchos in the red

waiting for the other women to arrive

This is a remembrance walk and we walked to represent the number of women killed in one year in the UK, there was a Red Rain Poncho for each woman representing a murdered woman and a candle bearing a name – the candles had their wicks cut off to comply with Health & Safety rules and remained UNLIT.

It was a wet day but about 85 women, 4 men and a few children walked down from Grosvenor Sq mostly in silence while the names of the dead women were read out.

A candla for each woman

A candla for each dead woman

waiting outside 10 Downing Street

giving the petition at No10 Downing Street

giving the petition at No10 Downing Street

 

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