Next Meeting: Tuesday 24 May at 2.00pm

‘The Market Place’ (Ground Floor), Orpington Library, The Walnuts, Orpington, BR6 0TZ

Our speaker will be Khadidjah Fadoul and the subject of her talk will be ‘Women’s Lives in Chad’. Khadidjah is actively involved with UK WILPF’s Voices of African Women campaign.

All are welcome to attend our branch meetings.

 

Orpington WILPF Garden Party – Saturday 16 July at 2.00pm at Sheila Trigg’s house – 3 Derry Downs, St Mary Cray, BR5 4DT

Our speaker will be Mia Tamarin, talking about ‘The Israel/Palestine Conflict & Peace Activism – Reflections of an Israeli Conscientious Objector’. See poster for additional details.

 

 

STOP TRIDENT demonstrationSaturday 27 February 2016
Assemble 12 noon on the Marble Arch island at the north side of Hyde Park. We shall have WILPF banners and placards to lead a women’s bloc in the march to Trafalgar Square. We shall leave the island to join the demo after 12.30 pm

 

Branch AGM – Tuesday 23 February 2016
We held our annual general discussion and planning meeting in the Market Room of the Orpington Library.

 

Mobilising for the forthcoming STOP TRIDENT demonstration – Saturday 6 February 2016
Orpington WILPF joined with Orpington CND to mobilise support for the up-coming STOP TRIDENT Rally and Demonstration on Saturday 27 February. Over 400 STOP TRIDENT postcards were distributed by our volunteers and signatures were collected for a petition against the planned renewal of Trident Nuclear Weapons system.