September 2013 (4)
Sep 8 2013 3:38PM
Chinese journalist released

A Chinese journalist, Shi Tao, who was imprisoned for 10 years including some in a forced labour camp, has just been released it has been reported. His case caused a furore at the t

Sep 2 2013 9:33AM
Anniversary of the Human Rights Act

September 3rd marked the 60th anniversary of the ratification of the European Convention on Human Rights and Amnesty is marking the anniversary with an illustrated guide to the rights it protects.&

Sep 6 2013 6:08PM
Lobbying Bill

Some members of Amnesty may have been concerned that the proposed Lobbying Bill, slipped out just before the recess, would have meant that - in common with almost all other charitable organisations - they would not have been able to...

Sep 20 2013 11:09PM
Report from the past chair

Tony Miller stepped down as chair of the local group after three years in post and he prepared the following report to describe the work we did over that period: