Category: News Releases

Small Steps for Peace Graduation – 24th November 2017

Friday 24th November 2017 is Graduation Day for some of our Small Steps for Peace participants. The ceremonies will take place in the games room here at the Peace Centre, with three schools from Burnley at 10:00am and four schools from Liverpool at 12:30pm. Well done to all participants! Small Steps for Peace has been…Read more »

Women for Peace – we are recruiting!

Are you a woman living in Sheffield or Leeds? Are you interested in joining our Women for Peace projects starting January 2018? What will you gain? A FREE course A new group of female friends Level 2 Open Awards Accreditation Enhanced skills in conflict resolution and problem-solving Increased understanding to respond to local issues and…Read more »

Government Backs #WeStandTogether

Manchester Evening News reports that Education Secretary Justine Greening has thrown her weight behind the ‘fantastic’ #WeStandTogether initiative. “The government has officially backed the #WeStandTogether campaign in a bid to get peace studies taught in all schools across the region. Education secretary Justine Greening has thrown her weight behind the ‘fantastic’ campaign less than a…Read more »

Women take centre stage at International Day of Peace celebrations

Women’s Conference at Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation on International Peace Day: Thursday 21st September 2017. Leading women will take centre stage at the Women for Peace conference at the Warrington based Peace Centre. Speakers include eminent campaigners and academics. The event will close with a speech from Tabitha Morton who was the Women’s Equality Party…Read more »

London Bridge and Borough Market attack – assistance and support

Following the London Bridge and Borough Market attack on Saturday 3rd June 2017, the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Foundation for Peace is issuing the following guidance for those affected. London Bridge – Borough Market – Urgent advice and assistance Urgent assistance and information can be gained from @metpoliceuk Metropolitan Police Casualty Bureau 0800 096 1233 020…Read more »

We Stand Together with Manchester

Together with Manchester… “All of our thoughts are with the victims, the injured and their loved ones following the Manchester attack, a clear act of terrorism. This attack targeted children, young people and families enjoying a fun night out – it is hard to think of anything more depraved”. “As we have seen following past atrocities, in the…Read more »