Remembrance, a Secular Reflection

On Sat 11 Nov 2017, the Defence Humanist Network hosted the second secular Remembrance event at the Fitzrovia Chapel in London. The unconsecrated chapel was filled with more than double Continue Reading →

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Photos from Remembrance, A Secular Reflection 2017

  • Preparing for the Last Post.
    Preparing for the Last Post.
  • Cpl Ben Collier 'A Link to the Past'
    Cpl Ben Collier 'A Link to the Past'
  • 'PTSD' by Mary G, read by Aircraftswoman Catherine Woods
    'PTSD' by Mary G, read by Aircraftswoman Catherine Woods
  • Air Officer Commanding 22 (Training) Group, Air Vice Marshall James, with Chair of the DHN, Squadron Leader Emily McCullouch and Humanist Celebrant Flight Lieutenant Ruth Staton.
    Air Officer Commanding 22 (Training) Group, Air Vice Marshall James, with Chair of the DHN, Squadron Leader Emily McCullouch and Humanist Celebrant Flight Lieutenant Ruth Staton.
  • '100 years of female service within the Royal Navy' read by Lieutenant Commander Charlie Jones.
    '100 years of female service within the Royal Navy' read by Lieutenant Commander Charlie Jones.
  • 'A Soldier's Kiss' by Henry Chappell, read by Squadron Leader Andy Wasley.
    'A Soldier's Kiss' by Henry Chappell, read by Squadron Leader Andy Wasley.
  • Prof A C Grayling on the meaning of Remembrance.
    Prof A C Grayling on the meaning of Remembrance.
  • Chief of Defence People, Lt Gen Nugee, with Sqn Ldr Emily McCullouch and Sqn Ldr Andy Wasley.
    Chief of Defence People, Lt Gen Nugee, with Sqn Ldr Emily McCullouch and Sqn Ldr Andy Wasley.
  • The London Humanist Choir sing their deeply moving rendition of 'We Will Remember Them'.
    The London Humanist Choir sing their deeply moving rendition of 'We Will Remember Them'.
  • Lt Col Laurence Quinn pipes 'Flowers of the Forest' to open the ceremony.
    Lt Col Laurence Quinn pipes 'Flowers of the Forest' to open the ceremony.
  • Members and friends of the Defence Humanist Network.
    Members and friends of the Defence Humanist Network.
  • Chief Executive Humanists UK, Andrew Copson, Air Officer Commanding 22 (Training) Group, Air Vice Marshall James, and Senior Champion of the Defence Humanist Netwrok, Dr Roger Hutton.
    Chief Executive Humanists UK, Andrew Copson, Air Officer Commanding 22 (Training) Group, Air Vice Marshall James, and Senior Champion of the Defence Humanist Netwrok, Dr Roger Hutton.
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Remembrance: A Secular Reflection 2017

Following on from the success of our Remembrance event last year, Defence Humanists will be holding ‘Remembrance: A Secular Reflection’ from 15:00 to 17:00 on Armistice Day, 11 Nov 2017. Continue Reading →

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Humanists UK Convention 2017

Members of the Defence Humanists will be speaking at this year’s Humanists UK Convention in Cambridge. Details here: https://humanism.org.uk/bha2017/

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RAF News Article

The Defence Humanists Network gets a mention in the current edition of the RAF News courtesy of Sqn Ldr Al Lindsell. It can be found on page 29 here: https://issuu.com/rafnews/docs/raf_news_10_feb_2017

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Remembrance: A Humanist Reflection

Some photos from the Remembrance service. Report to follow.

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Defence Humanists Remembrance Wreath

A Defence Humanists Remembrance wreath is now available through the BHA store.

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Defence Humanists AGM 2017

The Defence Humanists AGM 2017 will be held 4/5 May 2017 at Amport House. More details to follow.

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Remembrance: A Humanist Reflection and Defence Humanist Network AGM 2016

For serving Military and current MOD employees, 2016DIN01-158 applies to the above event. The link is only accessible via a MOD network.

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Updated Defence Humanists Leaflet

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2016 06 03 BN Defence Humanists Leaflet – Final

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