A night of music to commemorate the 13 young people who died and to the young man who took his own life because of the trauma. Our hearts go out to those young people seriously injured with life-long injuries and and who were traumatised because of the New Cross Fire on 18th January 1981. Also are thoughts are with those family and friends grieving the their loss.
From tonight and through to Monday 18th January, the 40th anniversary of the New Cross Fire, we will commemorate and celebrate those young people’s lives.
Songs and poetry as a youtube playlist by:
Johnny Osbourne: 13 Dead
Benjamin Zephania: 13 Dead
LKJ: New Crass Massahka
UB40: Don’t Let It Pass You By
Roy Rankin & Raymond Naptali: New Cross Fire
Sir Collins & His Mind Sweepers: New Cross Fire
iNAPP: Black Butterfly Song, Commemorating the New Cross Fire
Mark ‘Mr T’ Thompson: A poem ‘New Cross’