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Press Release - 10th anniversary of National Event to commemorate victims of asbestos cancer in Manchester on 1 July 2016

Campaigners will be rallying in Lincoln Square, off Brazennose Street in central Manchester at 12.30 pm on Friday 1st July in memory of all those who have lost their lives to the asbestos cancer, mesothelioma. 

Local MPs will address the Action Mesothelioma Day rally and doves will be released to commemorate the thousands of people who have already died from this disease in the biggest long-term industrial catastrophe in this country’s history.

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For further information or photos, please contact: Graham Dring, Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group: 0161 636 7555/07887 871501 

About the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group Greater Manchester Asbestos Victims Support Group (GMAVSG) is a registered charity (Reg. Charity No. 1113201).   

It provides advice and support to sufferers of asbestos diseases and campaigns for more research into asbestos diseases and improved compensation for asbestos victims. We were formed in 1994 by asbestos disease victims.