Apr 11 2018 9:07PM
Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project March Report
It has been another very busy month. There have again been a lot of families with issues around Universal Credit. We have also been helping families to get reductions in their Council Tax, which can take up to one and a half hours each...
Apr 11 2018 8:25PM
NE Regional Conference, 9 June in Scarborough
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL NE REGIONAL CONFERENCE Saturday 9 June 2018 at the Friends' Meeting House in Scarborough 10.30am until 4pm DRAFT PROGRAMME 10.30: Registration, coffee and tea etc. 11.00 - 11.15: Welcome and introduction from Rod...
Mar 5 2018 1:26PM
Newfest (Vegan Festival)
A familiar face at her post at NEVFEST11 at the Stadium of Light today. Another successful event, we met some lovely people, got some appeal cards signed and boosted our funds by £14.85 .
Mar 1 2018 3:29PM
Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project
A Living Tradition CIC Roma Kavárna Project Report for January and February 2018 The project began in mid-January initially at Gateshead Carers, before moving to its base at 107, Coatesworth Road towards in February. The kavárna, a dro...
Feb 11 2018 7:59PM
Mins of NE Planning Group
Amnesty International in Yorkshire and the North East Regional Planning Group Report on meeting held on 27 January 2018 in York Present: Rod Heath (Chair and Regional Rep), Cecile Oxaal (Hull), Alex Jagger (Sheffield), Bob Miller (Wear...
Feb 11 2018 7:43PM
The "Australian" model
I'm not sure that I explained the Australian model as well as I could. It's important to establish the context first. The overwhelming majority of local groups number between 10 and 20 members, whether this is a big place eg Sheffield...
Feb 11 2018 7:38PM
Write for Rights on Wearside
Well done the Wearside and Newcastle Groups for putting on such a notable event for WfR at Sunderland Minster. The person with the microphone is Julie Elliott, MP for Sunderland Central.
Feb 8 2018 2:46PM
Monthly Meeting February
Hull Amnesty Group meeting 7 pm 22 Feb 2018 at Vintage Cafe, Chanterlands Avenue, Hull All welcome
Feb 8 2018 2:39PM
Suffragette Exhibition
Dr Mary Murdoch and the suffragette movement in Hull area at Hull Minster from 27th February to 20th March 2018
Jan 30 2018 9:36PM
Excellent NE Planning Meeting
A very useful NE Planning Meeting was held in York on 27 January. Many thanks to all who took part. Details to follow shortly.