Aerial shot of the pro-independence mobilisation in Salt, next to Girona (by ACN)

11.09.16 - 22:06

Five cities, one heartbeat: This is how Catalonia’s National Day rallies took place

Barcelona; Salt, next to Girona; Berga, in Central Catalonia; Lleida in the West; and Tarragona in the South beat this Sunday afternoon all at once to demand Catalonia’s Independence. At 17:14 (5.14 pm CET) all the demonstrators lifted a...

Image of Catalonia's National Day institutional ceremony, which took place at Barcelona's El Born Cultural Centre (by ACN)

11.09.16 - 13:27

National Day institutional ceremony claims Catalonia as a welcoming land throughout history

The Catalan Government and the Catalan Parliament gathered this Saturday evening in an institutional ceremony to celebrate Catalonia’s National Day. This year, the commemoration paid tribute to major migrations and claimed Catalonia as a...

Catalan President, Carles Puigdemont, together with the Catalan National Assembly's President, Jordi Sànchez, Òmnium Cultural's, Jordi Cuixart and the Catalan Government's spokeswoman, Neus Munté (by ACN)

07.09.16 - 18:38

Puigdemont will take part in Catalonia’s National Day mobilisation

Catalan President, Carles Puigdemont, announced this Wednesday that he will take part in the pro-independence demonstration organised by the civil society associations Catalan National Assembly (ANC) and Òmnium Cultural for the 11th of...

Aerial shot of Barcelona's city centre, where pro-independence demonstrators filled the streets to celebrate Catalonia's National Day (by ACN)

11.09.16 - 18:08

Thousands of people claim Catalonia’s independence in five cities across the territory

This year’s demonstration on Catalonia’s National Day took place in five different cities simultaneously: Barcelona; Salt, next to Girona; Berga, in Central Catalonia; Lleida in the East and Tarragona in the South. At 17:14 (5.14 pm...

Aerial shot of one of the key moments of the massive demonstration 'Gateway to Catalan Republic' which took place in 2015 Barcelona, on Catalonia's National Day (by ACN)

09.09.16 - 21:52

Catalonia’s National Day: Everything ready for another historic day

On the 11th of September, Catalonia commemorates the day when it was finally defeated by the troops of absolute king Philip V in 1714. That day Catalonia stopped being recognised as a nation and lost its self-government....

The President of the Catalan National Assembly, Jordi Sànchez, and that of Òmnium Cultural, Jordi Cuixart, representing the two main organisations behind the last massive pro-independence mobilisations on Catalonia's National Day (by ACN)

11.09.16 - 13:42

‘We are ready’ the motto of this year’s mobilisation for Catalonia’s National Day

This year’s demonstration to celebrate Catalonia’s National Day on the 11th of September will be held simultaneously in five different cities all over the territory: Barcelona, Salt, Berga, Lleida and Tarragona. Nearly...

Parliament's President, Carme Forcadell, giving a speech this Thursday 8th of September in Reus (by ACN)

08.09.16 - 18:54

Parliament’s President: “Catalonia will be what its people want to be”

The Parliament’s President, Carme Forcadell, encouraged the citizens to take part in the pro-independence mobilisation organised once again by the Catalan National Assembly (ANC) and Òmnium Cultural to celebrate Catalonia’s...