Asylum Matters – Mary Brandon – 21/11/18

Great meeting this evening! We enjoyed, and were enlightened by, a talk by Mary Brandon. Mary is the Campaign Projects Manager for Asylum Matters, in the Yorkshire and Humber region. Asylum Matters is an advocacy and campaigns project that works in partnership locally and nationally to improve the lives of refugees and people seeking asylum […]

December Group Meeting

The next Local Group Meeting will be held on Wednesday, 16th December 2015. 7pm for coffee and urgent actions, and meeting with agenda, from 7.30pm.  This month we welcome back Rod Heath, the Amnesty International Area Coordinator for the North-East, for conversation and inspiration. Come and join in. Find out how you can make a difference in a […]

February Meeting – Action in Turkey

  Wednesday 19th February 2014 – Coffee from 7pm for a 7.30 start Guest Speaker – The AI Country Coordinator for Turkey Barbara Lodge Barbara will give an illustrated talk on the general background to Turkey and human rights, and talk about the rights of conscientious objectors.   All welcome members and non-members. Come along and join the […]