West Scotland Area Meeting

West Scotland Area Meeting (previously West of Scotland Monthly Meeting) includes members of all the local meetings listed on the right. Click on the names for details of local meetings which hold meetings for worship, usually on Sundays. Area meetings are primarily business meetings for the administration of Quaker affairs. There is more information about Quaker meetings in Scotland on the General Meeting page.

Area meetings in 2024

Saturday 13th January  Glasgow FMH and on Zoom. 10.45 for 11am until 3.30pm

Monday 4th March   Zoom

Saturday 20th April   Castle Douglas/Dumfries/Wigtown

Monday 3rd June   Zoom

Saturday 17th August   West Cluster

Saturday 5th October  East Cluster

In-person meetings usually start at 10.30am and finish at about 4.00pm. 

Soup is usually provided for lunch but bring your own sandwiches.
For details of the precise location, please contact the AM Clerk shortly before the meeting or read the final page of the most recent Newsletter.

Telephone meetings start at 7pm and finish about 9pm, except those on Saturday which are 11am to 1pm.

Meeting for Worship at Faslane Naval Base 2024

Sunday at 11am on
10 March
21 April
19 May
30 June
22 September
10 November
 
This is an important Quaker peace witness. Please join us for an hour of outdoor worship.
 
Meeting is held outside the North Gate. You can park just beyond there on the right at the cemetery.

There are large boulders that you can sit on but you might prefer to bring a folding chair.

We are usually joined by members of the Peace Camp.

Further information or to request a lift, contact Mary Alice Mansell (mamansell54 [at] gmail.com) or Daphne Wassermann (daphne [at] aquarius1000.plus.com)

Contributions

If you would like to contribute to the Area Meeting and/or to Britain Yearly Meeting and/or one of the West Scotland local meetings, you may do it using the relevant document in the Documents section.

This page is edited by Ruth Bacon- please contact her at ruth.bacon27 [at] gmail.com with any questions or suggestions for this page.

West Scotland Area Meeting is Scottish Charity No. SC011234.

Minutes of our Trustees Meetings (except confidential items) can be obtained from clerkwsamtrustees [at] gmail.com

News

Green Light: Land and Diversity
Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Welcome! This is the second of a new series about what we and others can do, and are doing, about the climate emergency.