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Yearly Meeting Gathering (YMG) 2014

Yearly Meeting Gathering will be held in Bath this year between 2 and 9 August 2014. There is a separate Yearly Meeting Gathering 2014 website (offsite link - new window). If you can't see the video below, please go to

Yearly Meeting Gathering, Bath 2014 from Quakers in Britain.

Spiritual preparation [PDF: 146kb - new window]

Documents in advance

The following three documents are split for reasons of file sizeThe page numbering continues from 1 to 87 through all three documents and relates to the index printed in the Events Listing.


Review of governing document

Documents in advance Part 1 – Agenda and notes, note 30 refers to the review of the governing document.  The text of the revised document can be found at appendix VII of Documents in advance part 1. A version of the document showing all the tracked changes can be seen here [Word: 77kb - new window]

Epistles & testimonies


List of nominations and releases to be brought to Yearly Meeting Gathering 2014 [Word: 144kb - new window]

Committee to Examine Minutes

Documents in advance Part 1 – Agenda and notes, note 3 refers to the appointment of a Committee to Examine Minutes. If you would like to nominate a Friend to serve on the Committee to Examine Minutes, please complete the online form with their contact details. Online form to nominate Friends to the Committee to Examine Minutes (offsite link - new window)

Social media at Yearly Meeting Gathering

The main BYM Facebook page (new window) and Twitter account (new window) will feature some YMG activity. On Twitter please use the hashtag #ymg2014. There is also a YMG 2014 Facebook group (new window) which will feature more detailed information and will be uodated frequently before, during and after YMG.

Friends are reminded not to use social media in session and to turn off mobile devices until the session ends.