Month: January 2018

From Militarisation to Peace Fri 2 – Sun 4 March. Read Ellis Brooks’ recent Big Issue article here.

With the British Army encountering criticism for their new recruitment drive targeting young people from social disadvantaged backgrounds, our upcoming course “From Militarisation to Peace” will deconstruct the case for…

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Quaker schools and what they teach us about the importance of school culture to educational engagement & student well-being” Free open talk.

Join us at Woodbrooke on the 28th of February from 7.30pm onwards to hear Nigel Newton, who has just finished his PhD into Quaker schools, talk about his research methods…

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A Friendly Introduction to the Quaker Way – Free Online Course 19 January to 1 March

Are you relatively new to Quakers and keen to find out more? This  free online course sets out the Quaker ‘basics’. It will give you an understanding of the history…

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Visit to Friends Theological College

In this post, Michael Eccles reflects on his visit to Friends Theological College, Kaimosi. During the recent Woodbrooke on the road in Kenya, it was arranged for us to visit…

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Woodbrooke welcomes a new staff member

We would like to introduce you to our new marketing and communications coordinator Kira Thompson who joined us this week. She will be an integral member of the business generation…

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The American Academy of Religion – a Quaker perspective

Rhiannon Grant talks to us about her time at the American Academy of Religion (AAR) conference in November.

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Difficulties with 2018 course bookings

Our new booking system is causing us a few teething problems and you may experience difficulties with booking our courses online. We are sorry for any inconvenience this might cause…

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Try our ‘Sunday Night Special’ in 2018

Does your course finish on a Sunday afternoon? Did you know you can extend your stay for another night for £47.50?

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