Burma: "on the threshold of hope"?
Burmese rice buffet AND two expert speakers
Friday 22nd April, at St. John's Parish Hall.
Canon David and the organising committee
- wish to commiserate with anyone who was unable to obtain a ticket;
- are, even so, delighted that ALL tickets are sold.
A splendid Burmese Buffet - prepared by our Burmese chef, Derek Rozario, and his team - will be followed by two expert speakers & a Q+A.
- Peter Popham's new book on Burma - 'The Lady and the Generals' - was published on Thursday 10th March 2016. http://www.peterpopham.co.uk/index.php/the-lady-and-the-general/#sthash.hYcpPvJ4.dpuf
- Benedict Rogers is East Asia team leader for Christian Solidarity Worldwide <http://www.csw.org.uk/home.htm> He was part of Bishop Declan's advisory team when Bishop Declan visited Burma (aka Myanmar) in 2013 and is co-founder and deputy chairman of the Conservative Party Human Rights Commission: http://www.conservativehumanrights.com/index.html
Here is a recent article by Benedict Rogers: http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/ben/burma-hope-truth_b_9615118.html?ir=UK+Politics
Further information: Hugh Dowson, tel: 01225.464234 (with answering service)