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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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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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War and Peace : Outer conflict, inner peace

You are invited to North London Quakers’ annual awayday on Saturday 5th September at Winchmore Hill Meeting House from 9.30am to 4.45pm. The theme is “War and Peace : Outer conflict, inner peace” Guest speaker will be Harvey Gillman and … Continue reading

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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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Kindlers workshop: Quaker spiritual practices

The Kindlers are a group seeking to energise and revive our spiritual life. Saturday Workshops Let our heart and our meeting house become a Laboratory of the Spirit                                   Winchmore Hill Quaker Meeting House at 59 Church Street, London, N21 … Continue reading

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North London Quaker AwayDay – all welcome Sat Oct 4th

  We return to the lovely grounds of Capel Manor for the theme “Nurturing Earth and Spirit”.  Tickets £10/what you can afford, all welcome, please offer lifts to and fro.  This is an all age event and children particularly welcome. 9.30      … Continue reading

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Top bassoonist to visit Winchmore Hill

In joke.  The Recording Clerk of Quakers, Paul Parker, will be speaking at our Area Meeting on 15th March.  Paul is an energetic speaker who has raised the profile of the role outside Quakers (that is, there may be a number of non … Continue reading

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Bunhill Fields Meeting talk about silence

Bunhill Fields Quaker Meeting House and gardens, near Old Street tube, is one of the oldest Quaker sites in London, and the final resting place of George Fox. Today it is still a vibrant base for Quaker silence and community … Continue reading

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