Tag Archives: illegal occupation

Oban, Sat 4 Nov 2017: VIGIL OF APOLOGY TO THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE

Dear All Thursday 2nd November 2017 is the 100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration On that day, a fateful declaration was signed by then British Foreign Secretary, Arthur James (later Lord) Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour. In the name of … Continue reading

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ZYARA – a chance to see Palestine as it really is (Nov-Dec 2017)

Dear All This is a message received on 8 Sept 2017, 10am, from Scottish Friends of Palestine: Grab this chance to see Palestine as it really is – join the next ZYARA – your ‘personal journey of discovery’ (Zyara website) Zyara … Continue reading

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1001 Olive Trees – San Ghanny choir in Oban: 15 Sep 2017

Dear All Oban Concern for Palestine present: SAN GHANNY CHOIR, Edinburgh 1001 OLIVE TREES – Songs and Stories from Occupied Palestine Friday, 15th September 2017, 6:30 for 7pm ST. JOHN’S CATHEDRAL, OBAN PA34 5QE Tickets at the door: £7 / Concessions: £5 Refreshments for … Continue reading

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Join in: 50 Days of Action for MAP

15 May – 3 July – 50 Days of Action YOUR opportunity to raise funds for MAP–Medical Aid for Palestinians As most of you will know, Nakba Day on 15 May 2017 began a season of painful commemoration for Palestinians. … Continue reading

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Israeli Forces invade and destroy offices of prominent Palestinian Health NGO

Israeli Forces invade and destroy offices of prominent Palestinian Health NGO Two Palestinians were injured in clashes following the invasion of the building, during which the army seized data and smashed equipment Israeli Forces soldiers invaded the offices of the … Continue reading

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A big THANK YOU! – Our stall at Oban & Lorn Lions Club Charities Day, 11 June 2016

A big thank you to all the volunteers who came to help out at our stall at the 2016 Oban and Lorn Lions Club Charities Day: Joy B, Toril, Liam, Graeme, and Jack, who made an impressive debut. Thanks also to Rosalind … Continue reading

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Great news about G4S: pulling out of Israel, UK and U.S. youth prisons

Dear All It gives all of us at Oban Concern for Palestine the greatest pleasure to forward a couple of heartening messages on the same subject, received from our friends at JVP – Jewish Voice for Peace – and at PSC – Palestine … Continue reading

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