Nov 11 2017 9:41AM
Write for Rights 2017: Writing for freedom

It only takes a few minutes to write a letter or card. But for a peaceful protester arrested and tortured, an activist fighting against forced evictions, or refugees left...

Nov 11 2017 9:34AM
Short Story Competition 2017 Winners!

Congratulations to Lance Clarke who is the winner of our 2017 short story competition with “The Choice”, a powerful and moving story set in Mosul under ISIS occupation. 

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Sep 13 2017 8:46PM
I Welcome Photo Exhibition

Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October
Ely Cathedral

This exhibition provides a striking insight into global refugee crises over the last 70 years. Powerful images from...

Sep 5 2017 6:35PM
Film Evening in aid of Amnesty - Hidden Figures
Video

This Oscar nominated film tells the story of three African-American women whose achievements turned around the Space Race. It has been described as 'funny, heart-warming and inspirational.

Aug 22 2017 9:51PM
Terry Waite - Out of the Silence - Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture 2017

Terry Waite spent almost five years in solitary confinement as a hostage. In his talk he will discuss the importance of language and memory in maintaining his well being. 

Jul 2 2017 6:32PM
Short Story Competition 2017: Theme Of "Courage"

Amnesty International Ely City Group is running its fourth short story competition in memory of one of its founder members, Gareth Davies-Jones. 
    
The competition is...

Jun 3 2017 10:04AM
Jazz Picnic at the Palace 2017

We are delighted to announce that for the fourth year running we are once again bringing members of Ronnie Scott’s All Stars to Ely for a memorable afternoon of brilliant...

May 15 2017 7:41PM
Voices on YouTube!
Video

If you missed our Voices event earlier in the year, you can now watch it on YouTube! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-nWk5KBnGM

Apr 9 2017 3:33PM
Film Evening in aid of Amnesty - I, Daniel Blake
Video

Saturday 29 April -  7.00pm

The Lecture Theatre, The Old Palace, Ely
 
Winner of Outstanding British Film at the BAFTA Awards 2017

Ken Loach directs this drama of a middle...

Feb 12 2017 12:54PM
Amnesty Talks: Refugee Tales – Conversation and Film

By Ali Smith and Sarah Wood

Monday 27th March 2017
7.00 for 7.15pm
Babylon Gallery, Waterside
Ely CB7 4AU

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