2017 (9)
Nov 8 2017 2:55PM
Amnesty International North West Conference - Not Powerless

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL NORTH WEST CONFERENCE - NOT POWERLESS The North West Conference was held on Saturday 4th November at Lancaster University. It was very well organised by Zara Ahmed and the Lancaster University student group. The...

Sep 10 2017 2:20PM
Fylde Coast Amnesty Open Meeting

‘Stopping Indefinite Detention in the UK’ Fylde Coast Amnesty International will be hosting an open meeting at 7.30 pm on Thursday 28 September at the World Healing Centre, 476 Lytham Rd, Blackpool, FY4 1JF The speaker will be Trevor...

Aug 13 2017 12:42PM
The Fylde Coast Amnesty Group Enjoy a Party

On Monday August 7th Fylde Coast Amnesty decided to have a social event instead of the regular meeting. The party was held at the wonderful World Healing Centre in Blackpool, hosted by the ebullient Anne Nyquist. Enormous quantities of...

Aug 3 2017 2:10PM
What Does it Mean to be Brave?

Amnesty International's new global campaign which demands an end to attacks on human rights defenders.

Aug 3 2017 12:54PM
Dawn Judd, volunteer at Care4Calais, speaks to Fylde Coast Amnesty's Open Meeting on June 5th 2017

Refugees “LIVING IN TERROR,” Dawn Judd tells the Fylde Coast Amnesty meeting On June 5th 2017 Around 2,000 refugees are still living in forests, fields and allotments around Calais, said Dawn who is a recently-returned volunteer –...

Aug 3 2017 12:37PM
Blackpool Pride June 10th 2017

Fylde Coast Amnesty supports Blackpool Pride 2017 On Saturday June 10th Jennifer, Anne, Holly, Alan, Phoebe, Pat and Norah set off to join the Blackpool Pride Parade – it rained! There was a huge parade which laughed, drummed, sang and...

Jul 1 2017 5:13PM
Fund Raising Event at Lytham

On June 1st 2017 Fylde Coast Amnesty hosted a Fund raising Fashion Show which was run by the professional charity fund raising company, Colours. It was held at Lytham Cricket club and well over 80 ladies attended. The male members of...

Apr 11 2017 6:21PM
Amnesty International Conference and AGM 2017

Last weekend three people representing the Fylde Coast Group (Jennifer, Anne and Norah) set off for the conference in Nottingham. As usual it was a stimulating and inspirational weekend. The key note speaker was Brendan Cox, husband of...