Jul 22 2018 2:06PM
August update
Four of Woking group members went on the demonstration against Trump last week on a lovely sunny day. It was great fun to be with so many people standing up for human rights and basic human decency. If you’d like to take part in online...
Jun 29 2018 5:41PM
July 2018 meeting
As so much of the news has been grim recently, it’s lovely to celebrate the success of Amnesty’s campaign to have Noura Hussein saved from execution. This teenager had stabbed her rapist as he tried to attack her again & had been sente...
May 31 2018 6:17AM
June 2018 meeting
We are very fortunate to have Amnesty UK’s coordinator for South America coming to our meeting on Monday 4th June. He’ll be able to bring us up to date with the news for the Peace Community of San Jose who we have been supporting for a...
Apr 21 2018 5:45PM
May 2018 meeting - on 14th!
Just a head’s up about our next meeting. Due to bank holidays, we’re not meeting until Monday 14 th May, when we’ll be working on the I Welcome campaign for refugees - many thanks to Anne & Jan for preparing this for us. Amnesty UK’s r...
Feb 28 2018 9:14PM
March 2018 Meeting
Do come along to our meeting next Monday at 8pm. We’ll be working to defend Azza Soliman, a lawyer being persecuted by the Egyptian government for her human rights work: https://www.amnesty.org.uk/actions/azza-soliman We’ll also be dis...
Feb 1 2018 9:05PM
February 2018 Meeting
Thanks for a productive meeting last Monday. We decided to work more on the I Welcome refugees campaign & for LGBTI rights. We want to continue concentrating on the Peace Community of San Jose in Colombia, Azza Soliman from Egypt & hum...
Jan 3 2018 9:04PM
January 2018 meeting
Happy new year everyone! Our first meeting of 2018 is next Monday, 8 th January at 8pm. Keith has agreed to talk to us about his time in Palestine as an Ecumenical Accompanier, which must have been a fascinating experience. You can rea...
Nov 19 2017 3:11PM
December Meeting
A quick reminder for our meeting on Monday 4 th December, when we will be signing cards to individuals at risk. Bring a pen & some food to share & we’ll sign cards to everyone in the Write For Rights booklet. In a couple of days I am g...
Oct 30 2017 8:12PM
November meeting
Thanks for a great turn out last night. I’ve already had a thank you email from James for the lively discussion & all the donated clothes. We had a special speaker for our November meeting. James Wilson from the Gatwick Detainees Welfa...
Sep 26 2017 7:17PM
October meeting
Don’t forget our meeting next Monday, 2 nd October. The Country Co-ordinator for Egypt, Hugh Sandeman is coming along to talk to us about the case of Azza Soliman, a lawyer who faces constant harassment from the authorities because she...
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