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Ethical Jury – Friends Meeting House

On 14th October, Michael Imison  (BHA Trustee and celebrant) will lead an Ethical Jury session at the Friends Meeting House Please see our ‘Where we meet‘ page if you’d like to come along

July 6, 2009   Posted in: Events  Comments Closed

Christian Humanism – Friends Meeting House

On 9th September, Sandra Palmer will speak on Christian Humanism at the Friends Meeting House Christianity and Humanism are often presented as at loggerheads – two very different belief systems. Sandra will be exploring whether there are borderlands between these two ‘faiths’ and the approaches of those who live in those lands. Please see our […]

July 6, 2009   Posted in: Events  Comments Closed

Local Buxton group kicks off in style

A preliminary get-together to gauge interest in a local humanist meeting to be based in Buxton was held on 22 June.  12 people attended and interest was such that further meetings are now being planned. The next meeting will be in the piano lounge at the Old Hall Hotel on 20 July at 7 for […]

July 6, 2009   Posted in: Events  Comments Closed

BHA Holyoake Lecture 2009

HolyoakeLecture09 Professor Steve Jones asks… Is Human Evolution Over? Friends’ Meeting House, Mount Street, Manchester M2 5NS 13th October 2009 : 18:00-19.45pm For more information, see the flyer.   Tickets available from the BHA Website

June 15, 2009   Posted in: Events  Comments Closed

Local Group – Buxton meeting – Monday 22 June

We are hoping to set up regular meetings in the Buxton/High Peak area. An initial meeting to gauge support will be held in the Piano Lounge, Old Hall Hotel, The Square, Buxton, SK17 6BD (phone 01298 22841) from 6pm to 8pm on Monday 22 June. The programme will be quite flexible but will include a […]

June 10, 2009   Posted in: All, Events  Comments Closed

Forthcoming Meetings

Where we meet Friends’ Meeting House – 2nd Wednesdays – 7pm for 7.30 June – 10th: ‘Peak Oil’ – Jonathan Redfern – Professor of Petroleum Geoscience, University of Manchester July – 8th: ‘Vegetarianism – ethical and environmental perspectives’ – Annette Pinner – Chief Executive, The Vegetarian Society of the United Kingdom August – 12th: Topics […]

June 10, 2009   Posted in: Events  Comments Closed