Calendar

NB: in the interests of brevity, this list covers chiefly events in the north of Britain with some events in other parts of the country – and a few international events. For details of other regular vigils, visit the Quaker Peace Exchange pages. Also worth checking out, the events pages on the Network for Peace website (used as a source for many of the dates below – thanks NfP!). And don’t forget our Facebook and Twitter pages

May 2018

  • Wednesday 2 to Friday 22 Collateral Damage 1918 to 2018 Commemorating war victims and building peace Installation of white poppies – Manchester Friends Meeting House, Mount St M2 5NS Open during office hours, Monday to Friday Poppies can be brought to join the installation at Mount Street Friends’ Meeting House or sent to join the mass installation in London in the autumn.
  • Monday 7 to Sunday 3 Let your life preach Online course at Woodbrooke

June 2018

  • Saturday 2 Meeting for Worship at Menwith Hill 2:00-3:00pm
  • Friday 8 to Sunday 10 Hope in Troubled Times Course at Woodbrooke
  • Monday 11 to Friday 15 STOP FUELLING WAR (SFW) - Eurosatory witness and action PARIS – at the time of the arms fair, Stop Fueling War (SFW) would like to have a large presence in central Paris. ..they want this event to be fun and approachable, to help the general public become aware of events such as Eurosatory, the influence of the arms trade on foreign policy, and the lack of investment in alternatives to armed responses to conflict. https://stopfuellingwar.org/en/actions
  • Saturday 16 Changing the Narrative for Peace - Engaging with the Media NFPB workshop at Manchester Meeting House. please register as soon as possible by contacting Philip Austin Tel: 01204 382330 [email protected]
  • Saturday 23 What chance for a nuclear-free World? Paul Rogers contributes to this series of Hexham Debates – more info at – https://hexhamdebates.wordpress.com/
  • Saturday 23 NFPB members' meeting at Glasgow Meeting House. Contact us for more details
  • Friday 29 to Sunday 1 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop South Manchester https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/

July 2018

  • Saturday 7 Meeting for Worship at Fylingdales 12:00-1:00pm
  • Friday 27 to Sunday 29 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop Ashton under Lyne https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/

August 2018

  • Saturday 4 Meeting for Worship at Menwith Hill 2:00-3:00pm
  • Friday 10 to Sunday 12 Stories for our time: Storytelling as a tool for peace, a tool for change Course at Woodbrooke
  • Monday 20 to Sunday 23 Bayard Rustin: reflections on his life and witness Online course at Woodbrooke

September 2018

  • Saturday 1 Meeting for Worship at Fylingdales 12:00-1:00pm
  • Friday 21 to Sunday 23 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop South Manchester – https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/
  • Saturday 22 NAE NUKES ANYWHERE! March and Peace Rally at Faslane NB: Change of date International Rally at Faslane marking the first anniversary of the signing of the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (aka Ban Treaty) – being organised by Scottish CND – http://www.nuclearban.scot/nae-nukes-anywhere-international-rally-at-fas...
  • Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 How to be a conscientious objector today Course at Woodbrooke
  • Saturday 29 NFPB members' meeting Contact us for more details

October 2018

  • Saturday 6 Meeting for Worship at Menwith Hill 2:00-3:00pm
  • Monday 8 to Wednesday 10 Forced migration and human rights Course at Woodbrooke
  • Friday 19 to Sunday 21 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop Ashton under Lyne https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/
  • Friday 26 to Sunday 28 Exploring Islamophobia Course at Woodbrooke

November 2018

  • Saturday 3 Meeting for Worship at Fylingdales 12:00-1:00pm
  • Monday 5 to Wednesday 7 Restorative Justice Course at Woodbrooke
  • Friday 9 to Sunday 11 Shalom: the peace that changes everything Course at Woodbrooke
  • Friday 30 to Sunday 2 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop South Manchester – https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/

December 2018

  • Saturday 1 NFPB members' meeting at Sheffield Meeting House. Contact us for more details
  • Saturday 1 Meeting for Worship at Menwith Hill 2:00-3:00pm
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