Marking Steps Events

Anniversary Weekend 4th/5th September

All events are Free and will be held at Greenham Control Tower.


Saturday 4th September

Greenham Control Tower, 1pm – 4pm

Launch of ‘Both sides of the Fence’ exhibition

 

1pm – 4pm: Decorate the Peace Fence

Family activity with Newbury Knitters and Newbury Creative Stitchers

1pm – 4pm: Living Theatre peace camp

An improvised re-enactment creating the atmosphere of the Peace Camp – it’s supporters and opponents!

1pm – 2pm: Creators of Peace

Miranda Shaw and Elizabeth Laskar from UK Coordinators for Creators of Peace will lead a discussion exploring our concerns for the world.

2pm – 4pm: From Greenham to Peace Treaties

Led by Greenham Women who lived at camp, took its message abroad and continue to campaign for peace internationally at the highest level, talks and discussion groups about the impact of Greenham on international peace treaties and the current situation globally.

Sunday 5th September

Greenham Control Tower, 12 Noon – 5:30pm

 

12 noon: Meet the marchers at the Control Tower

12 noon – 4pm: Decorate the Peace Fence

Family activity with Newbury Knitters

12 Noon – 5:30pm: Living Theatre peace camp

An improvised re-enactment creating the atmosphere of the Peace Camp – it’s supporters and opponents!

1pm – 3pm: Gateway to Greenham

An afternoon of interactive family activities inspired by the Greenham Peace Camp Gates and hosted by Scary Little Girls artists and Greenham Women who made the camp their home.

4pm – 5.30pm: Cabaret on the Common

A cabaret of music, poetry and readings from Greenham Women artists and the next generations of feminist creatives they’ve inspired.

Further events into the autumn

4 September – 29 November, Wed/ Thurs / Fri 10:30  – 15:00, Sat / Sun 10:00 – 16:00

Greenham Control Tower ‘Both sides of the Fence’ an exhibition featuring the stories of the peace women, military and police as well as Newbury Residents.

Free Entry

Exhibition DETAILS


Thursday 9 September, 10:00 – 13:00, The Base, Greenham Business Park

‘Drawing towards Peace’, workshop for adults, booking required via Corn Exchange

Tickets £20

Event Tickets


Thursday 30 September/Friday 1 October, 19:30 Greenham Control Tower

‘Bloody Wimmin’ – script-in-hand performance of play by Lucy Kirkwood, Booking required

Tickets £5

Event Tickets


Overview of the event and program

Progam overview

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