Jul 23 2018 4:17PM
Next meeting - MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER
The next regular meeting will on Monday 17 September (No meeting in August) at the Friends Meeting House, Horse Fair, Banbury. OX16 0AH. More deatils will be available nearer the time but all members are welcome. We are especially keen...
May 7 2018 9:43AM
*THANK YOU* ANNUAL GARDEN PARTY - SUN 1 JULY
Our annual Garden Party took place last Sunday in glorious sunshine (of course). Many thanks to Terry and Anne Davis, to whom we're very grateful for giving us the run of their lovely Adderbury garden. Thanks also to all those who came...
May 7 2018 9:37AM
MAY MONTHLY MEETING - MON 21 MAY, 8PM, FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, BANBURY
Our next regular monthly meeting to which all are welcome is Monday 21 May, 8pm at the Friends Meeting House, Horse Fair, Banbury OX16 0AH. We'll be planning further speaker and other events for the next few months, dealing with commun...
Apr 28 2018 3:32PM
TWO-THIRDS OF PEOPLE IN THE MIDLANDS WORRIED THAT BREXIT WILL DIMINISH HUMAN RIGHTS – NEW POLLING
TWO-THIRDS OF PEOPLE IN THE MIDLANDS WORRIED THAT BREXIT WILL DIMINISH HUMAN RIGHTS – NEW POLLING 62% of people living in Midlands and Wales concerned to be left with fewer rights 57% of Leave voters concerned about rights reduction Al...
Mar 31 2018 3:15PM
*POSTPONED* Talk on human rights in Thailand 18 June
Apologies but the talk has had to be postponed. A normal group meeting will take place instead of the talk. The meeting will start at 8pm at the Friends Meeting House, Horse Fair, Banbury. All are very welcome. On Monday 18 June we wil...
Mar 31 2018 3:09PM
Talk on Palestine 19 March - Thank You
Many thanks to all those who came along to BGN on 19 March to hear Karen Fairfax-Cholmeley's excellent talk on the human consequences for Palestinians of living in the Israeli occupied West Bank territories and the historical events be...
Mar 31 2018 2:54PM
APRIL MONTHLY MEETING - MON 30 APRIL, 8PM, FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE, BANBURY
A reminder that our next regular monthly meeting to which all are welcome is Monday 30 April, 8pm at the Friends Meeting House, Horse Fair, Banbury OX16 0AH . Note that April's meeting is an exception to our normal pattern of having me...
Mar 29 2018 2:45PM
Rights lawyer Sirikan wins US award
Please see this Newspaper report of an award for our groups current case on Sirikan 'June' Charoensiri . https://www.bangkokpost.com/news/world/1434326/
Mar 4 2018 5:53PM
Sharing the land: stories from Palestinians living under Israeli occupation".
The Banbury Area Amnesty International Group are holding a talk by Karen Fairfax-Cholmeley "Sharing the land: stories from Palestinians living under Israeli occupation". followed by Q&A and refreshments. When? Monday 19 March, 7.30pm W...
Feb 3 2018 2:35PM
TAKE ACTION ONLINE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
The Director of Amnesty International in Turkey was released from unjustified imprisonment on 31 January but immediately rearrested on spurious charges. See https://www.amnesty.org.uk/ where you can send an email to the Turkish authori...
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