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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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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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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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Eva Koch Scholarship Applications Now Open

Woodbrooke is pleased to announce that the applications for the 2019 Eva Koch Scholarship are now open. Under the scholarship, successful applicants are offered a residential stay at Woodbrooke, as…

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UoB Students Delve into the History of Woodbrooke

Woodbrooke offers Student Placements to history students who are studying at the University of Birmingham. Daniel has been fortunate to delve into the weird and wonderful collection of Rendel Harris….

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Summer – Autumn Gardens 2018

August 2018 This month has remained mostly hot and dry. Woodbrooke’s wildflowers have suffered as has the lake. The water quality in the lake has apparently been damaged. The level…

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2019 Swarthmore Lecturer Announced as Eden Grace

The 2019 Swarthmore Lecture will be given by Eden Grace, Global Ministries Director for Friends United Meeting with the title  ‘On Earth as it is in Heaven; The Kingdom of God and the yearning of Creation’.

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Spring – Summer 2018 Gardens

If you missed the first instalment of Margo’s study of our grounds you can read it here: Winter Gardens 2018 April 2018 April is a special month at Woodbrooke because…

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