Spanish TV covers UK commemoration of International Brigades

July 10, 2011

The 75th anniversary commemoration at the IB monument in Jubilee Gardens, London

Spain’s national evening news evening covered last weekend’s London celebration commemorating the creation of the International Brigades 75 years ago. The segment, which begins about 12m:30s  into the broadcast, includes footage UK veterans David Lomon and Thomas Watters. See the whole program here. The anniversary attracted considerable media attention, including an editorial in The Guardian and coverage by Reuters.