Anniversary Event: 29th Memorial Service...

 29TH MEMORIAL SERVICE AND CHARITY COLLECTION Scottish Friends of Bhopal invite you to mark the 29th anniversary of the Bhopal gas disaster on Tuesday 3rd December 2013 at Greyfriar’s Kirkyard at 5.45pm. The commemoration will include Douglas Shaw (smallpipes) and Protest in Harmony (choir). For more information please contact our Scottish Project Worker; Ingrid Neil at ingridneil@bhopal.org Can you spare 2 hours for The people of Bhopal? We urgently require volunteers to help with a public Charity Collection we have organised in the beautiful city of Edinburgh on...

Upcoming Event: Edinburgh World Justice ...

‘Environmental Justice and Corporate Accountability’  Join the Scottish Friends of Bhopal at the Edinburgh World Justice Festival for an opportunity to discuss with campaigners fighting against corporate crimes and injustices. Join us for discussion and find out how to take action! As part of the Edinburgh World Justice Festival Date: Friday 18th October 2013 Time: 19.00 Venue: Augustine United Church For more information please do not hesitate to contact Ingrid Neil at...

Scottish Friends of Bhopal Memorial Plaq...

A memorial plaque laid by Scottish Friends of Bhopal in Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh is mentioned in the New Indian Express. ‘So far from home, what took us by surprise at Greyfriars was a plaque dedicated to victims of the Bhopal gas tragedy. “In remembrance of the thousands killed by the Union Carbide Gas Disaster in Bhopal, India on 3rd December 1984. Your friends in Scotland have not forgotten you. ‘Never think you stand alone,’” it reads. Startling end to a great tour.’ You can read the piece...

Dick Gaughan Concert for Scottish Friend...

On Friday 31st May 2013 Scottish guitarist and singer songwriter Dick Gaughan gave an exclusive performance for Scottish Friends of Bhopal at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar in Edinburgh. Gaughan was supported by Eileen Penmann as well as other special guests. Are you a musician? Would you like to perform for Scottish Friends of Bhopal and the Bhopal Medical Appeal? We’d love to hear from you! Get in touch...

Scottish Friends of Bhopal Concert – Dic...

Come and watch the extremely talented guitarist/ singer/ songwriter Dick Gaughan in this exclusive performance for Scottish Friends of Bhopal at the Pleasance Cabaret Bar in Edinburgh. Gaughan has many and various influences and claims to have been influenced by musicians as diverse as Hank Williams and Seán Ó Riada. His songs have been recorded by Billy Bragg, Mary Black, Jessica Haines & Mark Kaiser and Capercaillie amongst many others. He has also recorded extensively as a session musician. His greatest musical love is for the ancient traditional Scots ballads....