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Benjamin Lay story in Hackney Citizen

The Benjamin Lay story has been covered here. Annoying ableism. https://www.hackneycitizen.co.uk/2017/11/22/hackney-quakers-make-amends-disowning-radical-anti-slavery-dwarf-300-years-ago/   Please like & share:

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North London Quakers right a past wrong – look to present injustice

In an unusual move, North London Quakers formally expressed unity with a Quaker expelled from the movement three hundred years ago. Benjamin Lay was disowned by Devonshire House Monthly Meeting, our predecessor body, for radical positions expressed in theatrical ways.  … Continue reading

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Tweet cheerfully all over the world

Winchmore Hill Quakers have launched our new twitter account. Take heed, dear Friends, to the promptings of love and truth in your hearts. Trust them as the leadings of God whose light shows us our darkness and brings us to … Continue reading

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Fourth Sunday Focus: Silence and Waiting

Anne McNeill led a Fourth Sunday Focus on Silence, Listening, and Waiting. This is a one hour session on a prepared topic. Anne chose to use a mixture of readings, silence, and discussion. It was a deep and revealing discussion … Continue reading

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Open Gardens event Sat 18th June

Quakers will again throw open their garden and burial ground, free, as part of the Open Gardens event 11-5pm Steph the gardener will explain how we manage the site on organic principles There will be refreshments and Quakers to talk … Continue reading

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Classical concert will back refugees and our building fund

Concert Mozart in Mannheim classical flute quartets performed on historical instruments with Rachel Brown and members of the Revolutionary Drawing Room Sunday November 15th 2015, 3pm Winchmore Hill Meeting House Church Hill, London N21 1LE Tickets available from Linda Davis Email: linda.davis.sheepdip@btinternet.com Tel: … Continue reading

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Quaker artist exhibits in central London

Enfield Quaker Anne McNeill Pulati will be one of three women exhibiting this summer at the busy Gallery in the Crypt, St Martin in the Fields.  She expects many thousands of visitors to this exhibition, at the world-famous church off … Continue reading

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Progress report on works to Meeting House and grounds

Winchmore Hill Quakers thank all those who have supported us in our financial appeal for the Meeting House and Grounds.  We’ve had support from across the country and from those in our local community. By the autumn, we hope to … Continue reading

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Open Gardens Saturday 13 June

Poets, plants and picnics Winchmore Hill Quakers garden to take part Open Garden Squares Weekend Saturday 13th June, 11am to 5pm.    Winchmore Hill Quakers announce a special day for visitors to their beautiful garden and burial ground.   Everyone … Continue reading

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No plans for booksale

Winchmore Hill Quakers are sorry to announce that they have no current plans to run the joint Amnesty-Quakers booksale. We have enjoyed running this event over the last five years but with changes to the way Amnesty runs its book … Continue reading

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