Find news about Quakers, our press releases and press contact, as well as our internal publications.
Press contact: Cato Pedder | Tel: 020 7663 1138 | Mob: 07958 009703 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | @MediaQuaker
26 October 2015
The white feather diaries goes live on Monday 26 October. Published by Quakers in Britain, daily posts on White Feather Diaries website (website no longer available) feature five Quakers who bring alive their courage and the cost of following their conscience as the horror of World War I envelops their lives.
Diarists tell the stories of conscientious objectors who said No to war.
19 October 2015
In the run up to Remembrance Day Quakers, along with many others, will be wearing white poppies. Some choose to wear both red and white poppies.
1 October 2015
In national Quaker Week, Quakers in Britain are protesting against the use of military drones. Saying that all life is sacred, Quakers hold that drones devalue human life and undermine international law.
22 September 2015
In Quaker Week (3-11 October) Quakers around Britain will find simple and imaginative ways to share and deepen their faith.
Sharing personal faith journeys is a key element of the week. Follow us on Twitter @BritishQuakers.
11 September 2015
Quakers in Britain was one of 20 organisations who signed a letter in The Daily Telegraph today outlining our concerns on welfare reform. Parliament is currently considering the Welfare Reform and Work Bill, which proposes a raft of further cuts to our social security system.
5 September 2015
The representative body of Quakers in Britain, Meeting for Sufferings, has made the following statement in reaction to the unfolding refugee crisis.