Gerardo and René representing the Cuban Five in London

Gerardo, René and families arriving in London

UNITED KINGDOM, 8 July 2016.- Gerardo and René arrived in London this morning on behalf of the Cuban Five, invited by parliamentarians, British unions and the Cuba Solidarity Campaign.

They were welcomed at Gatwick Airport by Ambassador Teresita Vicente Sotolongo, a representation of the CSC and officials and employees of the Cuban State Mission in Britain.

The five heroes will have an extensive program of visits and activities in different cities of the United Kingdom of Great Britain participating in events of the British Trade Unions and the movement of solidarity with Cuba.

Next Monday they will be received at the headquarters of the British Parliament where they will exchange with a diverse group of British parliamentarians and with the multiparty group for Cuba.  (Embacuba UK)