Here you will find news from SELHuG and the Bromley Humanists.

Review: Sept meeting on assisted dying

The meeting was introduced by Trevor Moore. He showed a film, Endgame, that explores the issues around assisted dying and then led a lively discussion to which most of those present contributed. It is clearly a contentious topic. Many phrases are used in the context of assisted dying and Trevor provided an explanation of the… Read more »

New Cross October Meeting: Interfaith dialogue

When: Thursday 4th October 2018, 7.30pm Where: New Cross (map) The latest set of figures on religion and belief in England and Wales were headed “Church of England numbers at record low”. Over 50% are now non-religious. So why should we bother talking to people from faith backgrounds? And why shouldn’t we challenge religious ideas?… Read more »

Homosexuality decriminalised in India

Hester Brown, our Chair, is currently in India and happened to be there recently when a wonderful development for human rights made the news. She sent us this report… Homosexuality decriminalised in India By chance I have been in India to witness a national turning point: the Supreme Court declared on 6September that homosexuality is… Read more »

October social – evening drinks

When: Monday 15th October, from 7pm Where: Catford Constitutional Club, Catford Broadway, SE6 4SP (map) You have to look carefully for the entrance to the pub (see photo) – if you aren’t sure when you arrive, call Sam on 07711 132023.     Please come along and join us for a relaxed evening of conversation… Read more »

Southwark interfaith walk

When: Sunday 9th September, 12 – 6pm Where: Starting at Community Outreach Ministries, 72 Copeland Road, SE15 3SL (map)  For further stops and timings please see the flyer. Most humanists believe it is important in our pluralistic society to be understanding of other religious beliefs and traditions. To find ways of reaching across divisions and… Read more »