2017 (12)
Dec 13 2017 10:09AM
Seasons Greetings!
We finished this year's programme of events with a very successful stall at Chipping Norton's Christmas Festival. We focused on selling cards and raffle tickets and were delighted with our takings - £230. Thank you everyone who contrib...
Dec 4 2017 3:30PM
Peace Doves in Flight
Here it is! Many thanks go to Kaye Freeman for masterminding our Amnesty tree at this year's Christmas Tree festival, held in the Methodist Church. Our tree had a prominent position, near the entrance to the church, providing us with a...
Nov 28 2017 11:48AM
Busy preparing for the festive season!
We're getting ready for the festive season! We are planning our stall and raffle for "Christmas in Chippy" and collecting items for hampers which will be raffle prizes. Find us in the Co-op arcade on Friday 8th December from 4-9 p.m. A...
Oct 10 2017 1:14PM
Christmas is coming!
It is that time of year already! It's time to buy your Amnesty Christmas cards. You have at least 3 chances to make your selection. The Chipping Norton Amnesty Group will be selling cards: in Burford on Saturday 14th October from 10:00...
Sep 12 2017 6:06PM
Presenteeism!
Thanks go to all who donated to our street collection in Chipping Norton and who donated or purchased lots of second-hand books for our stall in Burford. This month we've already raised another £325. That we have again had a presence i...
Aug 16 2017 1:34PM
Lots happening in September: come and say "Hello!"
After our August break and the treat of our summer evening social gathering, we are back in action and have 4 events coming up in September. Make a note in your diary and do come and say "Hello" if you can. On Saturday 2nd September fr...
Jul 6 2017 11:59AM
The Labour Party Human Rights Agenda
At our forthcoming meeting on Thursday 13th July we look forward to hearing from local Labour & Co-operative Party councillor, Geoff Saul, about the Labour Party's position and priorities regarding Human Rights. We have previously met...
Jul 3 2017 1:41PM
Thank you Woodstock and Chipping Norton!
With secondhand books and raffle prizes on display and a petition to sign to help release a Prisoner of Conscience, our Amnesty stall at the Chipping Norton Festival on Sunday 25th June attracted a steady flow of browsers and customers...
Jun 3 2017 11:10PM
A busy summer!
Did you see us at The Theatre Chipping Norton during performances of " The Island "? We are grateful that our local theatre allowed us to promote the work of Amnesty International alongside Petre Smith's photographic exhibition, “Kwisi...
Apr 12 2017 1:36PM
Letter writing really does help
Our next meeting is on Thursday 13th April . The main activity will be Letter Writing , using the recent "Real Lives" Supplement which provides details of cases in 9 countries. Remember, Amnesty International's experience tells us that...
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