Moment of reflection and remembrance following Paris terrorist attack

16 November 2015

A moment of reflection and remembrance will be held on Tuesday 17 November, at Civic Square from 5pm, in homage to the victims of the Paris attacks.

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In homage to the victims of the Paris attacks and in support of all those who have been touched by these horrific acts, a moment of reflection and remembrance will be held on Tuesday 17 November, at Civic Square from 5pm, in the presence of the Ambassador of France, H.E. Mrs Florence Jeanblanc-Risler, and the Mayor of Wellington, Her Worship Mrs Celia Wade-Brown.

All are welcome to attend.

A book of condolences will be available at Civic Square for those who wish to write a message of support or tribute. The book will remain in the main Council building foyer until Friday evening.
Venue: Wellington City Civic Square open from 5pm

Speakers: Planned to begin from 5.45pm

  • Karanga and Karakia
  • Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown
  • French Ambassador,HE Mrs Florence Jeanblanc-Risler

Lighting of candles and signing of Book of Condolence to follow.