There was no debate,no public speeches or chanting just an expression of support and solidarity

with the people of Palestine held at Ashbourne on Sunday night.

Despite the inclement weather on a cold and wet January night a crowd of over 200 people braved the

elements in an active sign of support.

Cllr Joe Bonner and Nikki Gorman organised the event on Sunday, 6th January for people to silently express

their inner feelings about the ongoing conflict in Gaza.

There has been ongoing international condemnation from countries across the globe there is no sign of  a ceasefire

to deal with the humanitarian needs of people.

There is also a campaign to send a message to US President asking him to help end the genocide in Palestine.

There will be number of locations in Ashbourne to leave your card or letter with your message. The locations are; Bring a Book,Share A Book Stands  in

the lobbies of Tesco, Super Valu and the Community Centre Ashbourne. It will run from Monday 8th -Monday 15th January’24

You can also post your message using the following link;