Chipping Norton | Amnesty International UK
Apr 12 2019 1:30PM
Another 25 letters to the authorities....
Most of our April meeting was spent writing letters to the relevant authorities asking for the release of Prisoners of Conscience and, pending release, an improvement in their conditions, including relaxation of "security restrictions"...
Mar 21 2019 3:52PM
2019 PROGRAMME
Please download the attached programme of our events for 2019 and plan to join us for any or all of these. If you would like to help with our street collections or Amnesty stalls then please get in touch. At our monthly meetings we aim...
Mar 21 2019 3:31PM
Rescuing Refugees: should this be a crime?
Our 2019 programme is off to a flying start! Join us on Thursday 14th March at 7:30 p.m. in Chipping Norton's Lower Town Hall when Frances Webber, Vice Chair of the Institute of Race Relations, will be introducing a discussion about th...
Dec 10 2018 9:21PM
Celebrating Human Rights
Today, 10th December, we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the UN Declaration of Human Rights . We are reminded that this is a milestone document which establishes the equal dignity and worth of every person, regardless of race, colour...
Dec 7 2018 3:58PM
🎄 Christmas in Chippy 🎄
This Sunday, 9th December , find us and our stall in the Co-op arcade for Chipping Norton's "Christmas in Chippy" event , featuring "shopping, food and festive cheer"! Please do come and introduce yourself. We'll be selling Amnesty Chr...
Oct 31 2018 12:35PM
Please join us to Write for Rights
At our November meeting, on Thursday 8th , we will be participating in Amnesty International's " Write for Rights " campaign, writing cards to 12 women who have been attacked or threatened for defending human rights and letters to the...
Jul 26 2018 5:33PM
Making a stand in Woodstock & Burford!
We've been busy! Thanks to all our helpers and the generosity of our supporters we've also collected some £400. In June we hosted an Amnestea , welcoming visitors to Chipping Norton Town Hall for a cuppa in exchange for a donation. The...
Jun 8 2018 9:40AM
Please come to our Amnestea! 🍰☕️
The Chipping Norton Amnesty Group are delighted to be hosting a Tea Party, our "Amnestea" 😃, in the Lower Town Hall on Saturday 16th June between 2 and 4 p.m. Please do come! Everyone is welcome to pop in for a cuppa and cake, to meet...
Jun 4 2018 11:54AM
Out and About, promoting Amnesty causes.
Our Press Officer reports that "the Town Hall Clubs Day yesterday (Saturday 2nd June) was worthwhile and a pleasant event". Our eye-catching stall had pride of place immediately facing the entrance and, with the Amnesty day-glo colours...
May 10 2018 9:51PM
More 2018 Diary Dates to look forward to!
We're already well into 2018 and, after a great start with guest speaker, Laetisia Carter, and a special 'letter writing meeting' to mark International Women's Day, we now have lots more exciting meetings and events to look forward to....
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