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2022 (13)
Dec 10 2022 11:51AM
Marking Human Rights Day in Minehead

The Minehead Group held their usual annual coffee morning on 9 December - as near International Human Rights Day (10 December) as we could manage. Visitors signed cards and letters for the Write for Rights 2022 campaign, and also...

Dec 2 2022 10:37PM
Minehead Group's December 2022 newsletter

Our December 2022 newsletter includes a report and pictures of our successful fundraising harp concert on 21 October. More than 40 people had an enjoyable afternoon listening to Hazel Prior singing and playing her harp, followed by tea...

Nov 24 2022 10:49PM
Write for Rights 2022 Coffee Morning

The Minehead Group of Amnesty International will be hosting a coffee morning at the Avenue Methodist Church, Minehead on Friday 9 December from 1000 to 1200. As well as enjoying coffee and cake, visitors will be able to sign cards and...

Oct 9 2022 2:20PM
Minehead Group's October 2022 newsletter

Our October 2022 newsletter includes a selection of actions you can take this month, plus a list of diary dates. At our planning meeting on 15 September we made the final arrangements for our fund-raising Harp and Songs concert on...

Sep 27 2022 7:54PM
Harp and songs concert with Hazel Prior

Local harpist Hazel Prior is once again supporting Amnesty International by playing her harp and singing at an afternoon concert on Saturday 22 October 2022 at 3 pm in Carhampton Village Hall . She plans to bring us a variety of...

Aug 19 2022 9:21PM
Minehead Group's August/September 2022 newsletter

Our August/September 2022 newsletter includes reports of several events in July - a letter writing afternoon, a stall at a village fete and an Amnestea. As usual it also sets out some actions we can all take this month, a list of diary...

Aug 19 2022 4:42PM
Amnestea raises £485!

Members of our Minehead Amnesty group were joined on 29 July by friends and neighbours for a most enjoyable AmnesTea, held this year in Susan’s beautiful garden in Carhampton. The sun shone, and more than 50 people came to enjoy the...

Jun 10 2022 10:45PM
Minehead Group's May/June 2022 newsletter

In April the Minehead Group had a talk by Cherry Bird on the latest news on human rights in Afghanistan. This was followed by a letter writing session at which 23 letters were written about cases in nine countries. In May, six members...

Apr 16 2022 12:05PM
Minehead Group's April 2022 newsletter

Our April newsletter includes reports of our recent events, such as the fund-raising quiz, and our attendance at the SW regional conference. There is an account of one of the conference talks which was on the UK's disfunctional...

Mar 30 2022 12:09PM
Minehead Group's next event

The Minehead Amnesty Group’s next event is on Thursday 21 April at 2pm in the Quaker Meeting House, Bancks Street, Minehead. There will be a talk on Afghanistan, followed by the opportunity to write letters and sign petitions about the...