100 Years of Conscience

Sunday, January 24, 2016

at 19:00–20:30, Heaton Baptist Church, Heaton Road, NE6 5HN Newcastle upon Tyne
A service to mark the centenary of the passing of the Military Service Act – organised by Northumbria and Newcastle Universities Martin Luther King Peace Committee, hosted by Heaton Baptist Church.

Out of the Silence

Friday, February 26, 2016

Storytelling Performance telling the forgotten stories of WW1 Conscientious Objectors.
Macclesfield Library. Jordangate SK10 1EE at 7.30 p.m. Tickets Eventbrite


War & Conscience: Choices Then and Now 1916-2016

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 to Saturday, February 27, 2016

Exhibition by East Cheshire Quakers, coinciding with the centenary of conscription – http://www.macclesfieldreflects.org.uk/2015/02/15/feb-2016-war-and-consc...

1916 and the Quaker Conscience

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 to Thursday, November 3, 2016

Course at Woodbrooke http://www.woodbrooke.org.uk


Out of the Silence

Monday, November 23, 2015

storyteller and peace campaigner Simon Heywood telling the forgotten stories of the sixteen thousand who refused to kill during the First World War.Address, at the Peace Museum, Bradford, 7-9.30pm


Conscientious Objection and Resistance to the First World War

Saturday, March 19, 2016

a one-day event that will explore the different ways in which people opposed the war. It will coincide with the centenary of the introduction of conscription in Britain, but will also explore wider national and local aspects of resistance. 11.00-17.00 Saturday March 19th 2016. Leeds City Museum, Leeds, UK http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125259/conference_resistance_to_war_191...


Saturday, November 7, 2015 to Friday, November 20, 2015

WORLD WAR ONE EXHIBITION Hexham, Noyen, Metzingen . Three communities remember the individual choices made during World War 1 and reflect on the decisions we face 100 years later.


World War 1 : Different Voices

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Second annual day school – 2015. Manchester Metropolitan University – Brooks Building 10.30 – 4.30 £8/£5
This event will offer a space for activists, researchers and people interested in different histories of World War 1 to explore alternative narratives and creative ways to build resistance to wars in our time.

Conscientious Objectors Day ceremony in Manchester

Friday, May 15, 2015

STAND UP FOR PEACE — The impact on whole families and communities of the CO stand —- Time 5.00 – 6.00 pm
Location: On the paved area, outside the Manchester Central Library – opposite the Midland Hotel/ Friends Meeting House

Peace History Conference

Friday, October 9, 2015 to Saturday, October 10, 2015

The Peace History Conference Presents: Peace History:An International Perspective
9th and 10th October 2015, at Friends Meeting House, Mount St, Manchester M2 5NS


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