ST GEORGE'S RIBBON Campaign commenced in Great Britain

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St. George's Ribbon is a symbol and tribute to those who died, saving the world from fascism; a gratitude to people who gave everything for the front; a symbol of respect to veterans and pride of the Great Victory.

On 27 April (Saturday) at 12:00 pm St. George's Campaign will take place at London's Piccadilly Circus.
Ribbons will be given away to everyone, together with accompaning information about the symbol.

The campaign organiser: Russian Voluntary Bureau (London).

The ribbon can also be collected at the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo until 9 May

Address: First Floor, 37 Kensington High Street, London W8 5ED

Phone number: 0207 937 3355

Here is a list of festive commemorative events in Great Britain, dedicated to the Victory Day (information can be updated)

10 April – 9 May
St. George’s Ribbon Campaign
place: Representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo, London
free admission
organiser: Representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo

26 April 6 pm
Conference on 75th anniversary of twin cities’ movement
place: Representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo, London
free admission
organiser: Representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo, group of Volgograd natives living in Britain

4 May 10 am
Car Rally-2019: Leningrad Front. Motor column from London
Rally point: London, London Gateway Service M1 Northbound NW7 3HB
free admission
organiser: Rucentre

4 May 10:30 am
Car Rally-2019: Don Front. Motor column from Manchester and Liverpool
Rally point: Eastbourne, Birch Services Eastbound OL10 2 RB
free admission
organiser: Rucentre

4 May 12 pm
Car Rally-2019: Transcaucasian Front. Motor column from Northampton
Rally point: Northampton, Roadchef Northampton, M1 Northbound NN4 9QY
free admission
organiser: Rucentre

4 May 1 pm
Car Rally-2019: Voronezh Front. Motor column from Lincoln
Rally point: Lincoln, Windmill Farm, Rucorn Road Lincoln LN6 3QZ
free admission
organiser: Rucentre

4 May 2 pm – 5 May 3 pm
Public festival and concert after the Car Rally
Place: Wellow, Newark, NG22 0EJ
free admission
organiser: Rucentre

5 May 10:30 am
Immortal Regiment, Derby
place: War Memorial, Derby
free admission
organiser: Immortal Regiment, Derby

6 May 1 pm
Immortal Regiment, Manchester
place: Albert Square, Manchester
free admission
organiser: Anglo Russian and Eastern European Society

6 May 4 pm
Arctic Convoys and Russian veterans’ meeting. Concert
place: Leeds
free admission
organiser: Baltica Charity

8 May 7 pm
Arctic Convoys and Russian veterans’ meeting
place: HMS Belfast, London
cost: by invitation only

9 May 11 am
Victory Day: A Wreath-Laying Ceremony. Soviet War Memorial’s 20th anniversary
place: Soviet War Memorial near Imperial War Museum
free admission
organiser: SCRSS, Soviet War Memorial Trust

9 May 2 pm
Immortal Regiment, London
place: Trafalgar Square
free admission
organiser: Russian Community Council

9 May 6:30 pm
Official Victory Day Concert for Veterans
place: Representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo, London
free admission
organiser: Russian Community Council, Znaniye Education Fund, Sputnik Association of Russian Speaking Women, Russian-speaking Voluntary Bureau

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