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December’s events at NBC

Season’s greetings from Newcastle Buddhist centre! Our Burnlaw retreat and Sangha day in November was a lovely opportunity for getting together with Sangha members old and new. We will be planning our next retreat in the near future so will post dates for retreats in 2017 as soon as we //Read More

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Sangha day at Burnlaw Saturday 12th November 11-5pm

On Saturday 12 November we will celebrate Sangha Day as part of the Autumn Sangha weekend at Burnlaw. If you’d like to join us for this part only you will be very welcome. Please arrive at Burnlaw by 11am and we will conclude Sangha Day at 5pm. Lunch will be //Read More

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Newcastle Buddhist centre is now officially Vegan!

If you’ve been to the centre in the last few months you will know we’ve been discussing the idea of becoming a Vegan centre for some time, and this tied in with some of our Sangha night talks in June which were part of Buddhist Action Month, which is about //Read More

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Bookshop survey

Our fabulous bookshop volunteers Sarah and Mary would really like feedback on what you’d like us to stock for sale in our centre bookshop. Please complete the survey at the following link to help us decide this: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2JNCJDN Thanks very much.

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New policies for NBC

We have recently developed several policies on Loneworking, Safeguarding vulnerable adults, and our policy on under 16’s attending the centre. Please see our “About” section.

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