By: Adrian Lacey

Experiments in faith: finding a meeting-centred approach

Quaker communities across Britain will be supported in new ways thanks to some bold changes in the way we work writes Woodbrooke’s Director Sandra Berry in this joint blog with…

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Moving in a new direction

Trustees of Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre and Britain Yearly Meeting have this week agreed to work together to radically change the way the two organisations support Quakers across Britain. The…

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Swarthmore Lecture 2019 at Britain Yearly Meeting 2019

 “On Earth as it is in Heaven: the Kingdom of God and the yearning of Creation” The Swarthmore Lecture takes place each year during Britain Yearly Meeting, the annual gathering…

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Testimony – because we can do no other

Maud Grainger, our Faith in Action programmes coordinator shares her thought on the changing nature of Testimony. As soon as I hear ‘Quakers have testimonies’ I feel my heart sink…

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Radical Spirituality

Our online course, Radical Spirituality: the early history of Quakers, began this week and it’s not to late to join the lively international cohort of participants. Developed by Lancaster University…

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June 2019 Accommodation Offer

Enjoy Woodbrooke on selected dates during June for a special price. We are pleased to offer rates at our Sunday night B&B special for just £45.00 for a single en-suite…

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Brexit, the EU and You

From the 26th – 31st March I helped lead the study tour organised by Quaker Council for European Affairs (QCEA) and Woodbrooke. When we planned the tour we had expected…

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2019 Eva Koch Scholars Announced

Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre is pleased to announce the Eva Koch scholars for 2019. These are: Alfred Wasike Kathleen Bell Jane Booth Jenny Vickers and Brett Fletcher More details about…

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Winter Gardens 2018-2019

November 2018 This month Woodbrooke’s garden was home to fungi which take up the opportunity to digest decaying organic matter. Surprisingly however it seemed some bulbs were already showing. Their…

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Answering That of God in Everyone?

On the 18th-20th January, around sixty Friends gathered at Woodbrooke for ‘Answering That of God in Everyone’: A Diversity and Inclusion National Gathering. Friends were offered the thought-provoking insights of…

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