As news of planned events to mark the Balfour Declaration centenary becomes available, they will be listed here with complete contact details and booking information.
We are expecting to see major public events in London, Manchester and either Glasgow or Edinburgh around the date of the Centenary (2nd November 2017).
Events so far notified :
|24th May, 2pm||Christian Friends of Israel and St Mary’s Church Cheadle are holding a film showing and exhibition to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration.
They are showing the film “The Forsaken Promise” about Britain’s failure to carry through the intent of the Balfour Declaration through the mandate given to her by the League of Nations.
Click here to download a poster.
|Admission is free. For more details, call 0161 428 8050 or download the poster.|
|8th – 10th September||Shropshire. Foundations Conferences is holding a Friday to Sunday conference at Quinta Conference Centre, Weston Rhyn, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 7LR
The speaker is Roy Thurley of the Balfour 100 working grouop and the cost for the weekend is £140
|To find out more or book a place, please follow this link|
|23rd October – 5th November
||Join other Christians and Jews in this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate the centenary of the Balfour Declaration in the nation it created!
|Register your interest by email to Roy Thurley to receive the tour brochure and booking form when they are published.|
|Wednesday 1st November||Central London – the centenary Balfour Lecture by Simon Schama.||Venue and ticket arrangements to follow.|
|Tuesday 7th November||7 November – The Royal Albert Hall – “Partners In This Great Enterprise”
This is a Christian-initiated event with both Christian and Jewish participation.
The Royal Albert Hall is a world class venue and a fitting place to celebrate the achievements of the Balfour Declaration. The title is taken from a speech by Lord Balfour in the royal Albert Hall in 1920 and refers to Britain and the Jewish people working together for a Jewish homeland in Palestine.
Join several thousand Christians and Jews in an exciting and meaningful celebration.
| Ticket are on sale from Tuesday 9th May and can be purchased ONLY from the Royal Albert Hall box office.
Online booking – www.royalalberthall.com/tickets
By telephone – 020 7589 8212