All News Stories

  • Game Changer in the so-called "War against Terror"?
    4 Jan 2016
    David Zarembka, Coordinator of the African Great Lakes Initiative (AGLI) of the Friends Peace Teams in East and Central Africa, who has visited our Meeting, reports howMuslims helped dress non-Muslim passengers in Islamic garb to prevent extremists from identifying them for slaughter on a bus in northern Kenya. Can this become a “game changer” in the vicious, worldwide war on terror?
  • CYPWC report
    12 Dec 2015
    Children and Young People’s Work Committee – report of 2015
  • JOB OPPORTUNITY WITH SHEFFIELD RENEWABLES
    12 Dec 2015
    Part-time Project Manager (until mid-July). Working closely with the board and volunteers the proactive, enthusiastic and flexible Project Manager must be able to hit the ground running and quickly focus on identifying, developing and securing our next solar PV project sites.
  • Double Joy Christmas Newsletter
    9 Dec 2015
    Attached is the latest Newsletter from Double Joy, the home and school for orphaned children in Kenya that Sheffield Quakers support.
  • Area Meeting reviews its' new format...
    6 Nov 2015
    This year a new team of AM Clerks took on the challenge of invigorating the life of our Area Meetings. It has been an exciting process, learning the practicalities associated with this task and engaging a wider network of friends. We aimed to define the roles of individuals within our team; examine how we use communication, such as publications and websites; and consider the best way of sharing responsibilities and engaging a wider audience in the decision making. In October, we reviewed our progress.
  • Northern Refugee Centre emergency appeal
    21 Oct 2015
    Generous response to recent appeal.
  • Major Event 25th October
    21 Oct 2015
    Possible traffic holdups.
  • 2016 Quaker Tapestry Calendars
    7 Oct 2015
    now available £6.95
  • MEMBERS and ATTENDERS LISTS
    7 Oct 2015
    We will soon be updating the Members and Attenders lists so would you please check your entries and reply to this email if anything needs to change.
  • Visit and donations to Calais refugee camp
    7 Oct 2015
    Our friend Linda Duckenfield collected donations for refugees in Calais to be delivered on her way to her home in southern France. Here is her story of her experiences delivering the donations, visiting the camp with French volunteers Jean Marie and Marianne working for l'Auberge des Migrants and seeing some of the problems at Calais for herself.