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Quakers join call for Just and Green Recovery from COVID-19 in Scotland
Monday, 15 June 2020

Quakers in Scotland have joined with civic society organisations in calling on the First Minister to discuss how Scotland can lead a radical response to the double crises of climate change and Coro

All age worship - 3 May 2020
Saturday, 16 May 2020

All age worship - 5 April 2020
Saturday, 11 April 2020

Friends from 72 households - perhaps 100 in total - met by Zoom for All-age worship on 5 April 2020.

Coronavirus Covid-19
Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Due to Covid-19, Meetings for Worship in Scotland may not be meeting in person. Some meetings are making alternative arrangements online.

COP26 in Glasgow
Quakers and COP26
Monday, 10 February 2020

In November 2021, the United Kingdom will host the Conference of the Parties (COP26) United Nations Climate Change Summit in Glasgow.

Who owns Scotland's land
Tuesday, 26 November 2019

Over 700 people attended  the

Testimonies
Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Nuala Watt is a Member of Glasgow Meeting.

Alastair Cameron delivering Time for Reflection
Time for reflection at the Scottish Parliament
Wednesday, 2 October 2019

On Tuesday 1 October, Alastair Cameron, clerk of South East Scotland Area Meeting, led the Scottish Parliament in "Time for Reflection".

Central Edinburgh Quakers open letter to MSPs on Climate change
Friday, 27 September 2019

Central Edinburgh Quakers are asking MSPs to take urgent action on climate change.

Quakers at the Edinburgh Fringe
Thursday, 1 August 2019

For the 31st year, Quakers will turn the Edinburgh Quaker Meeting House in Victoria Terrace into Fringe Venue 40, offering shows, workshops and a café, and raising money for charity.

Villagers scour rubble for belongings scattered during the bombing of Hajar Aukaish - Yemen - in April 2015
Quakers challenge using public money to support arms manufacturers
Thursday, 6 June 2019

Quakers challenge the practice of using public money to support arms manufacturers, even if that money is targeted at secondary areas such as training and development.

Parachutes and rainsticks: young children learn listening skills through play. Photo credit:Jane Hobson
Quakers welcome Equal Protection from Assault bill
Thursday, 14 March 2019

Quakers in Scotland are welcoming a change in the law to move Scotland to become a more non-violent nation.