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Quaker News & Forthcoming Events


Saturday 30th June Regional Gathering at Saffron Walden Meeting House, 11.30 start
Saturday 29th September Regional Gathering at Bury St Edmunds Meeting House, 11.30 start
Fourth Sunday each Month Join Maldon Quakers in their Meeting House in Butt Lane, Maldon, at 10:30 am to find out about Quaker faith and values. (Click here for details)


20 Feb 2018 Christian leaders urge support for nuclear ban treaty A debate in the House of Lords could be the first step towards the UK government signing a Treaty to rid the world of nuclear weapons.
7 Feb 2018 Peace activists cleared of obstructing arms fair Peace activists found not guilty of charges arising from blockading the world's largest arms fair held last year by Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEi) in East London.
26 Jan 2018 Observing Holocaust Memorial Day Deeply moving events to mark international Holocaust Memorial Day are taking place this week. Quakers across Britain are taking part.
5 Jan 2018 No safe hands for unsafe weapons: an international gathering of Nobel Peace Prize winners and peace activists meet in Friends House
14 Dec 2017 Faith leaders say no to nuclear weapons
10 Nov 2017 Faith groups pledge action on climate change
9 Oct 2017 ICAN awarded Nobel Peace Prize
4 Oct 2017 Scotland bans fracking
28 Sep 2017 Eleventh annual Quaker Week (30 Sept. to 8 Oct.)
20 Sept 2017 Global ban on nuclear weapons in sight
4 Sept 2017 Quakers arrested for saying 'no' to the arms fair