Category: News Releases

Tears, memories & thanks as NHS children leave Peace Centre

It has been an emotional day at the Peace Centre as parents and the team from the Warrington and Halton NHS Hospitals Trust came together to see the children of hospital staff who have been cared for at the Peace Centre during the pandemic emergency period graduate. In March, with the closure of schools and…Read more »

Government asked to immediately reinstate funding

Peace Foundation calls on the Government to immediately reinstate funding to support victims of terrorism The Peace Foundation charity, inaugurated in 1995, has told Government that unless it reinstates funding, the specialist service to support victims of terrorism that has been in place in Great Britain for two decades will be withdrawn from the end…Read more »

Tim Parry’s 40th birthday

Peace campaigners, Colin and Wendy Parry celebrate the life of their son Tim Parry on what would have been his 40th birthday On 20 March 1993, the Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA) detonated bombs without warning on a shopping street in Warrington, Cheshire, UK and 12-year-old Tim Parry and three-year-old Johnathan Ball lost their lives. …Read more »

Shadow Secretary of State Northern Ireland visits Peace Centre

Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland visits the Peace Centre On a visit to the centre (Friday 7th August), the Shadow Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Louise Haigh MP and Warrington North MP Charlotte Nichols met with support workers to see the incredible work the Peace Foundation does supporting victims of terrorism across…Read more »

Blackburn with Darwen Community Voices

When Darwen residents got talking at a recent Community Voices event, a couple of them realised that they had lived in the same street for years, yet had never met or spoken before. They found that they had lots in common, and made a new connection. At another event in the Bank Top area of…Read more »

Peace Day in Oldham

International Peace Day is to be celebrated in Oldham – here is what is taking place.