Apr 6 2020 8:14AM
April 2020 meeting online

Woking Amnesty has its first online meeting on Monday 6th April at 8pm. Check your email for the invitation, or contact wokinggroup@amnesty.org.uk for further details.

Mar 26 2020 7:15PM
Possible actions

It won't be possible to have face to face meetings in April or May, but in the meantime we would suggest that all go the Amnesty website and do at least one action on behalf of an Individual at Risk. If you find any other actions we...

Mar 6 2020 7:15PM
March 2020 meeting updated

Here's a brief summary of March's meeting, thanks to Steph for writing it up. 1. We will be looking to have a 2 hour street collection on 10 October by the railway station. 2. Monica and Peter have given two School Speaker...

Feb 7 2020 6:39PM
Dates for your diary

March 2nd: Peter / Keith looking at the Human Rights Act April 6th: Nick on Myanmar May 4th (it's not a Bank Holiday!): Refugees with Stef and Becca June 1st: discussing AGM resolutions June 20th-21st: National AGM - all welcome to...

Feb 3 2020 1:11PM
February 2020 meeting

With Ruth’s departure we are operating as a committee for the time being and Peter is happy to do some of the secretarial work such as the monthly meeting reminder and helping to coordinate with others the meetings/activities we decide...

Jan 6 2020 7:43AM
6th January 2020

I hope you all had a wonderful break and a ready for the challenges of the new year! Monica will introduce Amnesty's Country Coordinator for Brazil who is coming to speak at our next meeting. This is timely as the rainforest there is...

Nov 27 2019 6:36AM
December 2019

Do come along to our next meeting at 8pm on Monday 2nd December. It’s our Write For Rights evening, when we send cards to people all over the world who are experiencing abuse. It’s a lovely way to reach out & show solidarity. I have...

Nov 1 2019 6:33PM
November meeting

Our next meeting is Monday 4th November 8pm, when we’ll be working on human right in Colombia, which are pretty challenging. We have been supporting the Peace Community of San Jose for a few years now and it will be good to learn how...

Sep 29 2019 3:28PM
Street collection update

Many thanks to our brilliant band of collectors, we raised nearly £530 for Woking Amnesty yesterday. Best of all were the donors who waved away our thanks to thank us for everything that Amnesty is doing. We’re particularly grateful to...

Sep 5 2019 5:39AM
September update

Thank you for all the offers of support, we have some exciting new ideas for group activities. Thanks also to Keith for a thoughtful and informative session on Palestine. We all learnt a lot! It was particularly nice to welcome our new...