Suffolk LGBT holding service in memory of Orlando shooting victims

16 June, 2016 - 14:11
The Unitarian Meeting House.

The Unitarian Meeting House.

A commemorative service in memory of those killed in the Orlando gay club shooting is being held in Ipswich on Sunday morning.

The service, organised by the Suffolk LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender), takes place at the Unitarian Meeting House in Friars Road from 10.45am to 11.45am.

Gunman Omar Mateen killed 49 people at Pulse nightclub in Orlando at 2am last Sunday.

An event spokesman said: “It is a great opportunity to show how love, compassion and kindness comes first in Ipswich.”

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