London Hate Crime Vigils

30th October 2009

The first London Vigil Against Hate Crime was held in Trafalgar Square after the death of Ian Baynham. Click image above to see our archive page.

23rd October 2010

Second London Vigil against Hate Crime.

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28th October 2011

Third London Vigil against Hate Crime.

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13th October 2012

Fourth London Vigil Against Hate Crime.

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Hate Crime Awareness Weeks

October 2012

The National Candle of Hope and Remembrance for those affected by hate crime was lit by Peggy and Carolyn Moore in memory of their son and brother Nik Moore who died during the Admiral Duncan Nail Bombing.

October 2013

Jenny Baynham joined us this year to light the National Candle of Hope and Remembrance for those affected by hate crime in memory of her brother Ian Baynham who died after being attacked in Trafalgar Square.

October 2014

Sylvia Lancaster lit the National Candle of Hope and Remembrance for those affected by hate crime in memory of her daughter Sophie Lancaster.

October 2015

Maz Saleem lit the National Candle of Hope and Remembrance for those affected by hate crime in memory of her father Mohammed Saleem.

October 2016

Westminster LGBT Police Liaison Officer Tatjana and Drag Queen Ola Jides lit the National Candle of Hope and Remembrance in memory of the 49 people who lost their lives in the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, and the 20 disabled people murdered in a care home in Japan.

October 2017

Check out our Planning #NHCAW 2017 page.