Tag: 25th Anniversary

Daniel Mays visits Peace Centre

Daniel Mays visited the Peace Centre ahead of the BBC2 drama screening, Mother’s Day that will tell the story of the 1993 Warrington bombing and the reaction that came to follow. Daniel was accompanied by his partner Lou and their two children. Mother’s Day, a factual drama for BBC Two about the events, aftermath and…Read more »

Talking to children about the Manchester Arena Attack

One year on from the Manchester Arena attack and a significant amount of attention will be given in the news and on social media and in conversation. Terrorism is a crime against society, and as the threat level indicates, the likelihood of a terrorist attack in the UK from international terrorism is severe – there…Read more »

Fashion for Peace brings communities together

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the IRA bomb in Warrington, local women joined forces to show support for a special charity fashion show, raising funds for the Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation, writes student journalist Lisa Worth. Together with students from Warrington and Vale Royal College, stylists from John Lewis, Liverpool,…Read more »

Marking the 25th Anniversary of the Warrington Bombing

Warrington will fall silent on Tuesday 20th March as we mark the 25th anniversary of the Warrington bombing. On 20th  March 1993 two IRA bombs exploded on Bridge Street and killed 12-year-old Tim Parry and three-year-old Johnathan Ball. More than 50 people were injured. A commemoration service, attended by HRH The Princess Royal, will be…Read more »

Fashion Show for Peace 2018

Fashion Show for Peace in aid of the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation’s 25th Anniversary. Hameera Darr & Jackie Baine are hosting the fantastic this unique, cross community event in association with John Lewis. Join them on Monday 19th March 2018 at the Orford Jubilee Neighbourhood Hub, browse stalls, meet new faces and be…Read more »

UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENT CAMPAIGN 2018

The Peace Foundation is launching its UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENT Campaign to mark the 25th Anniversary of the IRA bombing in Warrington, which tragically claimed the lives of 12-year-old Tim Parry and 3-year-old Johnathan Ball. Speaking at Tim’s funeral, Colin said ‘If my son becomes a symbol for peace and gives everyone a new sense of hope…Read more »