SOUTHEND GROUP FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER
Here's our February Newsletter.
There are the notes of the meeting on 12th February plus details of some letter-writing
A couple of things to note:
Sunday 1st March - Shami Chakabarti is at The Forum, Southend-on-Sea 2:30 - 4:30p for the launch of her new book "On Liberty" as part of the Essex Book Festival. Tickets £7 (£6 concessions) from www.mercurytheatre.co.uk/venetshamichakrabarti.
our next Group meeting on 12th March is the Group AGM. Please make a special effort to attend
the AI UK National Conference and AGM is at Warwick University 18th and 19th April. Booking deadline Monday 2nd March - more info at www.amnesty.org.uk/agm
THERE ARE A NUMBER OF URGENT CASES ON THE AI UK WEBSITE JUST NOW - IF YOU WANT TO SIGN TIHE ON-LINE PETITION ON BEHALF OF SHAKER AAMER OR SEND AN E-MAIL ON BEHALF OF ALBERT WOODFOX WHO HAS SPENT THE LAST 43 YEARS IN SOLITARY CONFINEMENT DESPITE HAVING HAD HIS CONVICTION OVERTURNED THREE TIMES, JUST CLICK ON THE LINKS.