This site is easier to read in landscape format on mobiles.

global link

Documenting Dissent Celebrates centuries of local dissidence

22/1/18: Global Link invites you on Tuesday to the culmination of their 'Documenting Dissent' project, charting movements for peace, internationalism and citizenship in the years after WW1. Lancaster's history is more than kings and merchants - these are the stories of people who rebelled - and sometimes won

Global Link secures Lottery Funding for World War One project, ‘Women, War & Peace’

15/4/16: A British soldier helping a woman farmhand to gather in the crops on the Home Front. Credit: Horace Nicholls © IWM (Q 31134) Locally-based charity Global Link has received £9900 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for a project called ‘Women, War Peace’ in Lancashire.

Global Link shares stories of refugees settled across Lancashire

7/9/15: Lancaster-based educational charity Global Link is sharing stories online of people who have found refuge in Lancashire, enabling voices to be heard from behind the headlines (some of them singularly unpleasant).

Conscientious Objection in World War One in Lancashire talk announced

4/11/14: Lancaster will host a free public talkbyBarry Millsexploring the history of conscientious objection and theNorthern Friends Peace Boardduring World War One next week.

Lancaster and Morecambe Fairtrade District

Global Link DEC, YMCA, New Road, Lancaster, LANCS, LA1 1EZ. Tel. (typetalk): +44 (0)1524 36201. Lancaster, Morecambe and the surrounding areas are officially recognised by the Fairtrade Foundation as a Fairtrade District. 

Lancaster's Global Link gets £50K Arts Council boost

7/1/13: Lancaster-based charity Global Link has been awarded £50,000 in Arts Council funding to continue its global education work through the arts for the next two years. "This is very good news for Global Link, the global artists in our North-West directory, and for schools," commented Manager Gisela Renolds.

Celebrating Diversity: Lancaster's Global Link highlights 'Scapegoating'

12/7/12: Young and old celebrated the diversity of Lancaster and Morecambe at an event organised by Global Link at the Ashton Memorial recently, to raise awarenes of 'scapegoating' the practice of cultures to blame minorities for all society's ills. Young people from Ripley St.

Climate Jobs Caravan comes to Lancaster

18/5/12: The National Climate Jobs Caravan will be coming to Lancaster City Centre on 24th May. It is part of a tour of Britain that is taking in 25 towns and cities across the country to promote zero carbon climate jobs. The ambitious tour, organized by the trade union arm of the Campaign against Climate Change starts in London and Edinburgh on 12th May.

The World is on Lancaster's Streets this Saturday

22/9/10: An exciting urban street game will take to Lancaster's streets on Saturday afternoon (25th September) involving teams, chasing and checkpoints -- all in an intriguing bid to raise awareness about development issues.

The World on the Street: Urban Games from Lancaster's Global Link

13/9/10: Global Link and The Dukes DT3 are looking for volunteers and participants to be part of two days of games, theatricals and creative learning, engaging people in global issues and raising awareness of the UN's 2015 Millennium Development Goals. Bustling through streets and into wide open spaces. Searching for clues and invitations to learn more.