Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Lottery to attend Pope Francis’ visit to the National September 11th Memorial & Museum

Pope Francis will visit New York City beginning on Thursday, September 24, 2015. He will stay in the City for two nights. In late July, the National September Memorial & Museum will host a lottery to offer members of the September 11th community a chance to see Pope Francis arrive on the Memorial Plaza. A smaller […]

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7/7 London bombings: victim’s family vows to fight extremism in schools

Esther Addley Telegraph The family of one of the victims of 7/7 has launched a campaign designed to tackle extremism in schools, days before the 10th anniversary of the attacks. Miriam Hyman was one of 52 people killed on 7 July 2005, when the bus on which she was travelling was blown up by 18-year-old Hasib […]

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7/7 bombings: Peace Journey to see young people retrace 200-mile route taken by bombers

Sarah Cassidy Independent It was a route taken by three young men before one of the worst terrorist attacks Britain had seen for decades. Next weekend 15 young people from different faiths will trace the steps taken by three of the four 7/7 bombers. They will travel 200 miles from Leeds to London to mark […]

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