Friday 23 April 2021

9.45 – 10.30 AM

Wreath laying & prayer service at The Cenotaph, Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET     Tim Loughton MP, Chair of APPG will be attending.

Petition

A petition on behalf of the British Armenian Community, calling for official recognition by the UK Government of the Armenian Genocide will be posted to arrive on 23 April. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Downing St does not accept handing in of petitions.

03.00 – 05.00 PM

Vigil opposite Turkish Embassy, organised by AYF London


Saturday 24 April 2021

04:00 – 06.00 PM

Coventry Cathedral CV1 5FB – Remembering The Armenian Genocide, prayer service led by The Right Reverend Christopher, The Lord Bishop of Coventry and H.G. Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, The Primate of the Diocese of the Armenian Church in the United Kingdom and Ireland – Attendance with prior booking – Delegates must use their own transport.


Sunday 25 April 2021

11.00 AM – 01.00 PM

Remembrance service at St Yeghiche Church, London SW7 3BB with official guests and speakers.

04.00 – 05.00  PM

Commemoration Service at he Armenian Genocide Memorial Tree with official guests (Members of Parliament and representatives from London Borough of  Ealing will be attending). Ealing Green, London W5 5EH

COVID-19 Precautionary measure: Specific area around the tree will be segregated for official guests


Tuesday 27 April 2021

2.30 PM

Parliamentary Briefing – Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing: Past and Present

Chaired by Tim Loughton MP, Chairman of All Party Parliamentary Group for Armenia

Speakers:

Hayk Demoyan – Armenian Genocide Past and Present                                                               

Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte – Baku Pogroms of 1990 and her memories as a survivor

Henry C. Theriault – Genocide denial and reparation as means of prevention

                                                                                                      Organised by Armenian National Committee UK


Tuesday 27 April 2021

7.00 to 8.00 PM

Commemorating the 106th Anniversary of the Armenian genocide at the Church of Our Lady of Victories, Kensington. The service of Remembrance will be live-streamed. Programme includes Reflections by Dr Harry Hagopian ‘The Armenian Genocide: Healing Open Wounds?’ and performance by Claire Mouradian, violin (Groong by Rev Fr Gomidas). The event is primarily for non-Armenian audience with limited invitees.


Note: Public Procession in London will take place either later in May 2021 or after Lockdown in June

The coordinating committee would like to thank all British Armenian Organisations for their assistance and support.

 

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