Jan 29 2020 8:25PM
'On her Shoulders' screening at Storyhouse, Chester - April 28th
Save the date: April 28th 2020 Storyhouse, Chester and Chester and Wrexham Amnesty group will be presenting a screening of the multi-award winning documentary: 'On her Shoulders' 'On her shoulders' documents the story of Nadia Murad, a...
Jan 28 2020 9:59PM
Ali Aarrass to be freed in April 2020!!
Some fantastic news to report!! Ali Aarrass Moroccan 'prisoner of conscience' is due to be freed in April 2020. Ali was a victim of deportation, torture and arbitrary detention. Amnesty has been campaigning for Ali's release for 9 year...
Jan 28 2020 9:24PM
Write for Rights 2019
In December 2019 the Chester and Wrexham Amnesty group hosted four 'Writes for Rights' events in the Chester and Wrexham area. You might have spotted us in Storyhouse, Chester, the University of Chester, Wrexham Glyndwr University and...
Oct 15 2019 6:31PM
University of Chester and Amnesty 'I Welcome' Exhibition
‘I Welcome’ Exhibition, Monday 7 th – Friday 11 th October The 'I Welcome' exhibition has been on display at the University of Chester. The 'I Welcome' exhibition is a collection of striking images of refugees taken from across the glo...
Sep 19 2019 7:41PM
Chester Pride 2019
Come along and support Chester Pride on Sunday 22nd September. Fun packed activities will be happening throughout the day with the parade, music stage, chill out areas, market stalls and family friendly activities. Full details of the...
Feb 21 2019 8:47PM
Alex Jackson - Talk on Eritrea
The Chester & Wrexham Amnesty Group organised a presentation by Alex Jackson, Amnesty UK’s country co-ordinator for Eritrea about the plight of political prisoners in the country. The event took place at the University of Chester. Many...
Jan 7 2019 1:48PM
Lecture on Eritrea at the University of Chester
Alex Jackson (Amnesty International Country Coordinator) will be at the University of Chester on Tuesday 12th February 2019, 7.30 pm, CBB 115. Alex will be giving a lecture on Eritrea: History, politics and human rights. Alex has lived...
Nov 16 2018 10:57PM
Chester and Wrexham Group Write for Rights, 2018
The annual 'Write for Rights' campaign is the world's biggest letter-writing event. This year the Chester and Wrexham Amnesty Group are arranging a public event at the Storyhouse in Chester. We would love to see you there! You will hav...
Jun 3 2018 11:48PM
Chester Refugee Week Events
Hi All, Please find attached details of the events during Chester Refugee Week in June. Please publicise among friends, colleagues, neighbours and organisations that you have contact with. The leaflet includes the events that our Amnes...