Yearly Meeting 2020

Due to the postponement of YMG until 2021, we are holding an online Yearly Meeting session on Sunday 15 November for required business and worship.

This reduced Yearly Meeting will be online-only with capacity for 1,000 participants.

Registration will be required - more information will follow in due course.

Please read our news statement about Yearly Meeting 2020.

Swarthmore Lecture 2020

This year's Swarthmore Lecture will be online at 7.30pm on Saturday 1 August 2020. See Woodbrooke's website for full details.

Yearly Meeting Gathering

Britain Yearly Meeting has postponed the 2020 Yearly Meeting Gathering until 2021.

The ongoing public health situation with the COVID-19 pandemic makes it impossible to bring 2,000 people together for this event. Please see the press release for more information.

We have emailed everyone who booked for YMG 2020 to ask them if they want to transfer their booking to YMG 2021 (31 July–6 August). If you haven't received our email please contact us at

Bookings will reopen for Yearly Meeting Gathering 2021 on 11 January 2021.

Press release on YMG 2020's postponement