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Dec 8 2020 9:24PM
Minehead Group's December 2020 newsletter

Our Group's December newsletter includes the usual items - actions you can take this month, diary dates and campaign updates. Local members and their friends have been busy writing letters at home, as unfortunately this year we cannot...

Nov 30 2020 4:50PM
Write for Rights 2020

Local members and their friends have been busy writing letters as part of Amnesty International’s annual ‘Write for Rights’ campaign which was launched on 1 November. The campaign supports 10 individuals facing human rights abuses in...

Nov 9 2020 7:32PM
Talk on human rights and the law - on 8 December

On 8 December at 7.30 pm, the Minehead Group is hosting an on-line talk on 'Human Rights and the Law'. The speaker is Ian Myson, who is Regional Rep for South Midlands. Ian has recently completed a Master’s degree in human rights. He...

Nov 9 2020 6:51PM
Minehead Group's November 2020 newsletter

Our November 2020 newsletter includes the regular features of: actions you can take this month, list of diary dates, round up of our group news from October/early November and campaign updates. We have a number of activities planned...

Sep 17 2020 11:13PM
Minehead Group's September 2020 newsletter

The Minehead Local AI Group's September 2020 newsletter includes actions you can take, a list of diary dates and the latest news from our group. There are also campaign updates on I Welcome Refugees, India and Nepal, and the Death...

Jul 13 2020 6:14PM
Minehead Group's July/August newsletter

This month's newsletter includes reports of recent online group meetings, as well as our very successful mini AmnesTeas, where we raised £500 for our local refugee support group. The main action we are asking readers to take is to...

Jun 17 2020 4:12PM
Refugee Week 2020 - £500 raised!

The Minehead AI Group marked Refugee Week rather differently this year, owing to the lockdown and physical distancing restrictions. So instead of a big AmnesTea or other event, we asked members to invite a friend or two to share a cup...

May 23 2020 2:02PM
Minehead Group's May/June 2020 newsletter

Our latest newsletter includes our regular columns of actions you can take this month, as well as diary dates. There is also a summary of items taken from the group monthly mailing from AIUK, news from Zoom meetings of local group...

Apr 7 2020 12:04PM
Minehead Group's March/April newsletter

Our March/April newsletter reports on a number of events and activities we were able to fit in before the 'lockdown'! These include the annual quiz, street stall for International Women's Day and our attendance at the SW Regional...

Mar 8 2020 8:02PM
Minehead was represented at the SW Regional Conference

Four members of the Minehead Group attended Amnesty's South West Regional Conference on Saturday 7 March. We had an interesting day hearing inspiring talks by brave human rights activists from Brazil and Venezuela. The Director of...