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The Bundle – an asylum seeker’s story

Saturday 12th May 7.30pm, Winchmore Hill Meeting House.   Free performance of The Bundle – an asylum seeker’s story performed by the Journeymen Theatre organised by Tottenham Quakers as part of their Sanctuary Meeting commitment. This play is the story … Continue reading

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Come to our art exhibition

Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 April, 1-5pm Paintings, drawings, photographs, weaving and mixed-media works will be on display. The work will be as varied as the individuals who make up the North London Area Meeting, but all inspired by Quaker … Continue reading

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Art exhibition

Work is underway on an art exhibition on 14-15 April by members and attenders of North London Area Quaker Meeting. It will be held at Winchmore Hill Quaker Meeting House.  Do come in April and see how we have filled the … Continue reading

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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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Quakerism: a faith for turbulent times

For Quaker Week 2017 Jon Martin from Quakers in Britain reflects on how the history of Quakerism means it has always been a faith for uncertain times.  You can read the blog article here. Please like & share:

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Tottenham Quaker Garden Party

The annual Tottenham Quaker Garden Party will be held on Sunday 10th September 2017 from 12.30pm until 4pm. Join Tottenham Friends for a bring and share lunch, the famous Tottenham Cake (invented by a Quaker!), games and chat. The address is :- … Continue reading

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Times article about Quaker international peace work

Positive article in a national newspaper about Quaker international peace work.  You can access it here (hopefully The Times paywall has now lifted for this article). Please like & share:

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