northern friends peace board

  • May 2, 2017

    Trustees of the Northern Friends Peace Board have agreed to send a letter to the Prime Minister  and the Foreign Secretary calling for de-escalation in regard to the tension over North Korea. The letter will also be sent to leaders of the main opposition parties.

  • September 22, 2016

    The Northern Friends Peace Board (NFPB) will hold a conference in Darlington on 24 September 2016.  Entitled Changing the narrative for peace - critical role of the media, the conference will explore themes of changing the narrative round peace, security and conflict, using both existing and new media.

  • June 21, 2016

    The Northern  Friends Peace Board, a group of Quakers, most of whom are appointed as representatives by Quaker Area Meetings in the North of Britain, meeting at Central Edinburgh Meeting House, have issued a statement on the EU referendum.

  • June 18, 2015

    Members of the Northern Friends Peace Board met in Glasgow on 13 June to discuss issues from community peacebuilding to the Trident nuclear weapons system.