Monthly Archives: August 2014

Tottenham Quakers’ garden party

Tottenham Quakers’ annual garden party will be taking place in their burial ground at their Meeting House (594 High Road, London N17 9TA) on Sunday 7th September from about 12.30pm onwards.  Please bring something to share – but not too much!  They … Continue reading

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Epistle of 2014 Britain Yearly Meeting Gathering

Epistle from Britain Yearly Meeting Gathering held at the University of Bath, 2 – 9 August 2014 To all Friends everywhere, We send our loving greetings from Yearly Meeting Gathering. Over 2,000 of us have come together as a community … Continue reading

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Quakers issue statement on Gaza

Quakers at their annual gathering in Bath today issued a detailed statement calling for a just and peaceful settlement across Israel and Palestine. The full statement reads 08 August 2014 Quakers urge recognition of Palestine Amid faltering ceasefires and talks, … Continue reading

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Yoga and Meditation Day at the Meeting House, Saturday 9th August

  Apologies for the short notice but there will be a Yoga and Meditation Day at the Meeting House on Saturday 9th August, 11 am to 3 pm. You can drop in any time.  Yoga at 11 and then 12. Lunch … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day

Quaker broadcaster Geoffrey Durham gave the Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4 on 6th August 2014, the 69th anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima. You can listen to it here but here is a transcript of his … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope of Quakers gathers in Bath

Yearly Meeting Gathering (YMG), the annual conference of Quakers in Britain, will be held at the University of Bath campus from 2-9 August 2014. The Gathering is like a festival in a tented village, for all ages. Two thousand Quakers, … Continue reading

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