Peace

  • October 13, 2017

    The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons has condemned President Trump's announcement on the Iran nuclear deal.

  • October 1, 2017

    Veterans For Peace will hold a debate on democracy and dissent in the Armed Forces, on the 370th anniversary of the original Putney Debates, held during the English Civil War. 

  • September 30, 2017

    Thousands of Quakers across Britain are marking the eleventh annual Quaker Week to invite people to discover the faith that shapes their way of life. World Quaker Day is also on Sunday 1 October.

  • September 27, 2017

    The only world that is safe from the use of nuclear weapons is a world that is completely free of them, Secretary-General António Guterres said yesterday as the United Nations marked the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons.

  • September 9, 2017

    The guest list for the Defence and Security Equipment International trade fair in London has been described by CAAT as, 'a roll call of despots, dictatorships and human rights abusers'. 

  • September 5, 2017

    Quakers are travelling from across Britain to support a week of nonviolent, prayerful action at the Defence and Security Equipment International arms fair in East London from 5-11 September 2017. There will be meetings for worship and silent, candle-lit vigils, in solidarity with victims of the arms trade.

  • August 5, 2017

    Amid nations' increasing uncertainty and insecurity, Quakers in Britain say that inequality has become vividly apparent. More than a thousand Quakers meeting for their annual gathering, said, "We are distressed by the trashing of our planet, and angry at the greed, ruthlessness, lies and violence which blight the lives of so many."

  • August 5, 2017

    Events have been arranged around the UK to mark the anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings.

  • June 19, 2017

    The Muslim Welfare House has issued a statement following the terrorist attack this mornng.

  • April 25, 2017

    'Faith, Politics and Peace in the Age of President Trump' is a discussion organised by the Edinburgh Inter-Faith Association and Uniting for Peace and will take place on Thursday 27 April 2017