Posts written by Cait

Quakers & Business Gathering June 2016

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Quakers & Business is a group set up around a century ago by Quakers working in business, who wanted a space to discuss their particular concerns. Their gathering on Saturday 25th June was themed ‘What would today’s Cadbury look like?’ You can read Quakers & Business’ account of the day at: http://qandb.org/gathering-2016 At its height, […]

Cadbury & Bourneville

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An extract from Ivan Hutnik’s introductory talk at the Quaker & Business gathering on 25th June 2016. A full transcript of the talk is available at https://qandb.org/ George Cadbury senior used his wealth to create a village to house his workforce. We are all probably familiar with the physical achievement of Bournville. Many of the […]

New economy booklets available online

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The first two booklets in the new economy series are now available! You can either view them in PDF form or order a paper copy by emailing caitc@quaker.org.uk Booklet 1 – What’s the economy for? This booklet asks what the aims of economic policy should be. It questions the sustainability of perpetual economic growth and […]