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Twinning with Palestine

The Britain - Palestine Twinning Network - "promoting twinning and friendship links"

Activities for the network in 2011 include * Women's visit - March * Twinning Conference in Palestine - April * Visits to Palestine April and October * Conference in Liverpool - November.

Twinning Campaign United Kingdom Schools twinned with Gaza and West Bank schools

Schools twinning is a growing network. Camden Abu Dis Twinning Association now have two local schools twinned with schools in Abu Dis. Report back from a teachers visit April 2009 (word doc)

Hawick High School in the Scottish Borders is looking for a school to twin with in Palestine. Please contact us if you can help.

Schools Gaza and West Bank / U.K. - Church / Religious groups - Towns Gaza / U.K. - Town West Bank / U.K. - Universities U.K. - International Groups - Other Groups (Arts, Disabled)

Place in Britain

Place in Palestine
St Gregory's School in Bath


Linked with the Ghirass Centre in Bethlehem.

Registered charity.

Cambridge – St Bede’s inter-church school. (Church links)Linked with Bir Zeit Latin school. Student contact is encouraged and funds raised in the UK assist with additional facilities for the school in Palestine.
Camden, LondonFive local schools twinned with schools in Abu Dis
Costessey, Norfolk – St Augustine’s school. (Church links)Sends regular communications from the children to the school in Jifna.
Hampstead Boys School, Camden, London.Abu Dis Boys School, Jerusalem.
St. Edmunds Catholic Primary. Westgate St. Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1TE. (Church links)

Ain Arik, Palestine.
Haverhill, Suffolk – St Felix parish. (Church links)
Linked with Beit Sahour school and parish. Link in early stages of development.
Ifracombe School, Devon If you know anything about this twinning please contact us.
Llandrindod High School (Mid Wales )


Kafr Jama (near Tulkarem)


Peterborough – Sacred Heart and St Oswald parish. (Church links)Provision of medicine and school bursaries for Gaza.
St Ives, Cambridgeshire – Sacred Heart parish. (Church links)Twinned with Aboud. Financial provision for local parish school. Renovation project for houses in the village. Provision of Internet access and library facilities. Reciprocal visits have taken between young people from both parishes. Over the last five years nearly 100 people from St Ives have visited Aboud. Setting up soap manufacturing in the village and exporting of soap to the UK. A project to provide for the building 40 flats in the village has just been commenced.
Hope Hamilton C. E. School, Leicester


Salford / Manchester SchoolsNablus Schools


Nablus society "Stop the wall of shame". The twinning has been in place for twenty years and Stavanger Council send a party to Nablus every year. Five secondary schools in Stavanger are directly twinned with schools in Nablus. Palestinian students are also invited to Norway, to live with local families and spend a few weeks in their twinned school. Stavanger is also twinned with Netanya in Israel.

The Twinning School Project between Nablus & Stavanger -

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Palestinian towns and cities websites -

- Is your town / city twinned with a community in Palestine ?

Article about twinning with Israeli towns and cities -

Have we missed a school with Palestinian links? Please contact us.

Guardian article about the number of civilians and children killed by Israel since 2000.

Children who have died in 2008.

Disturbing PDF regarding child killing in the Holy Land. Detailed facts.

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Events in 2011

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Women's Tour March 2011

Conference Palestine April 2011

Conference - Liverpool November 2011

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