Dozens turn out for peaceful protest in support of Palestine in Banbury town centre

A peaceful protest for Palestine was held in the town centre of Banbury last weekend.

Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 11:49 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th May 2021, 11:50 am
A peaceful protest for Palestine was held in the town centre of Banbury on Sunday May 23. (Image from Yasmin Kaduji)

The event, held to show solidarity and support Palestine was held from 2 to 4pm on Sunday May 23 outside Banbury Town Hall.

Dozens of people held signs saying 'Free Palestine' and 'Banbury for Palestine.'

Maryam Ahmed, the organiser of the event, said: "It went very well, and I am very pleased with the turnout especially for Banbury.

A peaceful protest for Palestine was held in the town centre of Banbury on Sunday May 23. (Image from Yasmin Kaduji)

"I hope that we’ve managed to educate people and create more awareness about the issue."

A peaceful protest for Palestine was held in the town centre of Banbury on Sunday May 23. (Image from Yasmin Kaduji)
A peaceful protest for Palestine was held in the town centre of Banbury on Sunday May 23. (Image from Yasmin Kaduji)