Talks and seminars

Every year in the UK thousands of people are imprisoned without charge or trial, causing untold hamr and at huge cost. The UK is the only European country where there is no time limit and some people are detained for several years.

'It is mental torture. It is unjust. It has to be changed, no matter how long it takes.' A BRR member about being detained.

with Eiri Ohtani - The Detention Forum; Melanie Griffiths - Asylum Welcome; BRR members.

Hot drinks and snacks available.

 

Date/Time: 
Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 -
19:00 to 21:00

As part of their Health Forum, Bristol Women's Voice have organised a series of talks on women's health issues.

The first one on 11th December looks at the link between domestic violence and mental health, with guest speakers:

- Dr. Emma Williamson, Centre for Gender & Violence Research from the University of Bristol

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 11 December, 2014 -
19:30 to 21:00

VIP speaker : Tim Pemberton

Managing Editor, BBC Radio, Bristol

Many stories of 'faith', 'faith leaders' and 'faith communities' hit the headlins and make the news... but too often 'good' stories are missed.

 

How do we tell the stories of people and communities we really are?

How do we speak up for contribution that faith communities can make to the life of Bristol?

Date/Time: 
Thursday, 4 December, 2014 -
15:00 to 18:00

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