Still Here!

We are still meeting to discuss Amnesty campaigns, the situation for asylum seekers locally, and human rights issues in the news etc. At the time of writing, we are deliberating on whether Zoom is the most appropriate product to use for our meetings, and we are taking advice from Amnesty UK. Please keep up to […]

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 […]

September Meeting

The next local meeting is 7pm on Wednesday 19th September 2018, at the Quaker Meeting House, Thornhill Street, WF1 1NQ. December marks the 70th Anniversary of The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The agenda will focus on how we can join in the regional actions to mark this event. There will also be the opportunity […]

Come and Make a Difference

Come and Make a Difference Seeing nothing but┬áTrump’o’riffic news? Can’t fully engage with “brexit” (not a real word btw)? Feeling angry, frustrated with the world and don’t know what to do about it? Wondering how displaced people fair in a system that is not very welcoming of those seeking asylum and refuge? Want to find […]