2018 (9)
Dec 10 2018 9:21PM
Celebrating Human Rights

Today, 10th December, we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the UN Declaration of Human Rights. We are reminded that this is a milestone document which establishes the equal dignity and worth of every person, regardless of race, colour...

Dec 7 2018 3:58PM
🎄 Christmas in Chippy 🎄

This Sunday, 9th December, find us and our stall in the Co-op arcade for Chipping Norton's "Christmas in Chippy" event, featuring "shopping, food and festive cheer"! Please do come and introduce yourself. We'll be selling Amnesty...

Oct 31 2018 12:35PM
Please join us to Write for Rights

At our November meeting, on Thursday 8th, we will be participating in Amnesty International's "Write for Rights" campaign, writing cards to 12 women who have been attacked or threatened for defending human rights and letters to the...

Jul 26 2018 5:33PM
Making a stand in Woodstock & Burford!

We've been busy! Thanks to all our helpers and the generosity of our supporters we've also collected some £400. In June we hosted an Amnestea, welcoming visitors to Chipping Norton Town Hall for a cuppa in exchange for a donation. Then...

Jun 8 2018 9:40AM
Please come to our Amnestea! 🍰☕️

The Chipping Norton Amnesty Group are delighted to be hosting a Tea Party, our "Amnestea"😃, in the Lower Town Hall on Saturday 16th June between 2 and 4 p.m. Please do come! Everyone is welcome to pop in for a cuppa and cake, to meet...

Jun 4 2018 11:54AM
Out and About, promoting Amnesty causes.

Our Press Officer reports that "the Town Hall Clubs Day yesterday (Saturday 2nd June) was worthwhile and a pleasant event". Our eye-catching stall had pride of place immediately facing the entrance and, with the Amnesty day-glo colours...

May 10 2018 9:51PM
More 2018 Diary Dates to look forward to!

We're already well into 2018 and, after a great start with guest speaker, Laetisia Carter, and a special 'letter writing meeting' to mark International Women's Day, we now have lots more exciting meetings and events to look forward to...

Feb 1 2018 11:44AM
Domestic & Honour-based Violence

Please do come and join us at our forthcoming meeting on Thursday 8th February, starting at 7:30 p.m. in Chipping Norton's Lower Town Hall. We are delighted to be welcoming our guest speaker, Laetesia Carter - known to many as our...

Jan 15 2018 12:49PM
Tweeting in the New Year

A well-attended AGM heralded an action-packed 2018 for our Group! We started by posing for photographs to tweet to Ni Yulan, a Housing Rights activist in China (see our recent tweets on @chippyamnesty). Ni Yulan's case has been...