Feb 10 2018 4:25PM
Time for public sector leadership on trafficking and slavery
This article by Debbie Wood,who is a member of the Fylde Coast Amnesty group, was published in the PublicFinance magazine (News & Insight for Public Finance Professionals). Councils and NHS trusts need to start grappling with their res...
Feb 6 2018 6:28PM
Fylde Coast Amnesty is hosting an Open Meeting
Voices from Syria A first hand account of the Syrian conflict through the words of Syrian refugee and activist Dr Haytham Alhamwi In 2003 Haytham was sentenced to four years in prison for organising street cleaning and anti-bribery cam...
Nov 8 2017 2:41PM
Amnesty International North West Conference - Not Powerless
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL NORTH WEST CONFERENCE - NOT POWERLESS The North West Conference was held on Saturday 4 th November at Lancaster University. It was very well organised by Zara Ahmed and the Lancaster University student group. The...
Sep 10 2017 2:12PM
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 T...
Aug 8 2017 4:32PM
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 1:59PM
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 11:27AM
Blackpool Pride June 10th 2017
Fylde Coast Amnesty supports Blackpool Pride 2017 On Saturday June 10 th 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...
Jul 1 2017 5:12PM
Fund Raising Event at Lytham
On June 1 st 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...
Jul 1 2017 4:52PM
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 5 th 2017 Around 2,000 refugees are still living in forests, fields and allotments around Calais, said Dawn who is a recently-returned volunteer – des...