Amnesty International


Regular Events

First Sunday Each Month 9.00–10.15am | Bishop Alcock's Chapel, Ely Cathedral

A special time is set aside on the first Sunday of each month for people to hold in mind or pray for prisoners of conscience and victims of human rights abuse. Prayer sheets focus on three or four Amnesty cases. This meditation is open to those of all faiths and none.

Upcoming Events

17 March 2020 at 7pm | Amnesty Talks: Richard Murphy | Babylon Gallery, Waterside, Ely

Taxation and Human Rights.

21 April 2020 at 7pm | Amnesty Talks: Ben White | Babylon Gallery, Waterside, Ely

Achieving a just peace for Palestinians and Israelis.

Details of all future events can be found on Amnesty Ely City's facebook page:

Recent Events

18 February 2020 at 7pm | Amnesty Talks: Ulrike Schmidt | Babylon Gallery, Waterside, Ely

Shrinking Spaces for Human Rights in Poland and Hungary.

21 January 2020 at 7pm | Amnesty Talks: Rvd Dr Carrie Pemberton Ford | Babylon Gallery, Waterside, Ely

Human Trafficking, who profits? Rvd Dr Carrie Pemberton Ford, founder of the Cambridge Centre for Applied Research in Human Trafficking will discuss the efforts being made by agencies and governments to respond to the challenges of human trafficking and modern slavery.

15 January 2020 at 6.15pm | Meal & Movie: Blinded by the light | Wildwood, Ely

17 November 2019 | Write for Rights 2019 | Ely Cathedral

6 October 2019 | Amnesty International Ely City Ben Jupp Memorial Lecture | Ely Cathedral, Ely

John Burton, founder of the World Land Trust and experienced partner of a wide range of NGOs and local communities in Africa, Asia and South America, explored the relationship between conservation and human rights.

15 June 2019 | Folk for Amnesty: Kerry Devine & Phil Hare | Little Downham Village Hall, Little Downham