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 Chr...
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. The...
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 Dis...
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 highli...