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International Conscientious Objectors' Day - Leicester

All welcome to attend this annual event in Leicester to mark CO Day, with stories, poetry, songs and cake.


Where and when - 6-7pm Wednesday 15th May Peace Walk, Leicester

Information from the organisers:

We will meet just down from the Arch of Remembrance, on Peace Walk. We will gather by the marker stone that remembers the 250+ Leicester and county Conscientious Objectors (COs) in World War I, and COs since.

We warmly invite you to join us to hear about Conscientious Objectors to war yesterday and today: locally, nationally and internationally through:

  • Stories, Poetry
  • Singing with Red Leicester Choir

Share in cake, refreshments and peace literature afterwards! For more information please contact: or

May 15th, 2024 from  6:00 PM to  7:00 PM
Events Information
Organisation Name Leicester Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, Leicester Quaker Meeting, Community of Christ, Red Leicester Choir