News and events
There is a new meeting 7-8pm on Fridays in Thames Ditton (KT7 0PP). More information here.
The Minutes for the Intergroup meeting held on 28 March 2015 are now on the website, available here, or from the front page sidebar.
The ‘Fear of Success’ Friday meeting in Eastcheap, London EC3 has closed with immediate effect. See here.
At the March 2015 meeting, Intergroup agreed that the amount GSRs could claim for travel should rise from 20 to 50%. See here for details.
A grateful debtor is hoping to set up a meeting in Brixton on a Saturday afternoon at 3pm. He is currently researching venues. If you would be interested in helping and getting involved, please email info1@debtorsanonymous.
There is now a DA meeting on Monday evenings at 7.45 pm in St Mary’s Church, Islington N1 2TX. Details here.
The new Bournemouth meeting has moved to Fridays at 6.30pm. See here.
There is a new meeting in Bournemouth on Tuesdays at 6.30pm. More information here.
Anonymised intergroup AGM minutes are now available on the website (see here)
The recently started DA HOW meeting on Tuesday evenings in World’s End, Chelsea has closed with immediate effect.
The Intergroup AGM will take place on Saturday 31st January at Westminster Central Hall from 2-5 pm as usual (details here).
The room is changed on this occasion to the Chapel: This at the top of the first set of stairs from the main entrance, on the left.
The Saturday 11.30 am meeting in Hinde St is now meeting in the Parlour. See here.
There will be a new DA HOW meeting on Tuesday evenings from 6.30-7.30 pm in Worlds End, London SW10, starting on 13th January 2015. See here.
The Wednesday Soho BDA meeting will be closed on both Wednesday 24th and 31st December 2014.
The Bristol meeting is changing day, time and location from January 2015 (more information here).
The meeting will be held on Sundays from 5-6pm at:
Redland Park URC Church, Whiteladies Road, Redland, Bristol BS6 6SA
First meeting on Sunday 4th January 2015
We are also looking for speakers and may be able to contribute towards your travel costs. Please contact Harriet on 07913 742993 for more information about this or about the meeting.
The Sunday Swiss Cottage meeting will not take place on the 28th of December nor the 4th of January 2015, but will recommence on the 11th January 2015. See here.
BDA Thursday evening at Swiss Cottage
Closed 25 Dec 2014/ 01 Jan 2015
Wednesday 10.00 am Chelsea DA HOW meeting
Richmond Bridge Thursday 7.30 pm DA meeting
Closed 25 Dec 2014; Open as normal on 01 Jan 2015
See Meetings List
The Manchester meeting has moved its day from Wednesday to Thursday evening, and has also changed venue to Brow House,1 Mabfield Road, Fallowfields, ManchesterM14 6LP. More details here.
The Thursday evening Thames Ditton meeting has closed (see here).
There is a new DA/BDA “Fear of Success” meeting starting Friday 31 October 2014.
The Guild Church of St. Margaret Pattens, Rood Lane, Eastcheap, London EC3M 1HS (Upstairs Room)
Day: Friday; Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Nearest underground station is Monument, about 5 minutes walk away. At this station there is a pedestrian connection to Bank underground and DLR stations Tower Hill and Tower Gateway DLR stations are slightly further away. Bus route 15, on which heritage Routemasters operate, passes the door.
Download Fear of success meeting flyer
- Our last meeting at St John’s will be on October 4th.
- Our first meeting in the new venue will be on October 18th.
- There will be no meeting on October 11th. However, you can join us at the DA Convention on that day, at the Methodist Central Hall, Westminster between 10:00 and 17:00.
Details and map on group page
We are asking for DA members with experience of giving PRGs to offer 1 hour of their time at the convention. This will involve giving 2 consecutive PRGs (half an hour each). If you can be of service in this way, please email email@example.com with your name & contact mobile number/ email – stating your availability to give PRGs at the convention.
Following yesterday’s Intergroup meeting, the following has been added to the Intergroup page:
Travel support to Intergroup for Group Service Representatives outside of London
Group Service Representatives of any UK Debtors Anonymous meetings outside of London may claim up to 20% of their travel costs to attend Debtors Anonymous Intergroup meetings held in London, if their DA group treasury funds cannot cover the full cost of travel to attend Intergroup. A valid receipt will be required to claim travel support, to be presented to the Treasurer on attending DA Intergroup.
Please email treasurer <AT> debtorsanonymous.
St Matthew’s Church, 27 Petersburgh Place, W2 4LA.
Our last meeting at St John’s, subject to confirmation (see note below*), will be on October 11th. Our first meeting in the new venue will be on October 18th.
The times remain the same: 11:00 – 12:30 AM
Travel from nearest tubes (approximate):
- Queensway (2 minutes’ walk)
- Bayswater (4 minutes’ walk)
- Notting Hill (5 minutes)
Other details remain unchanged:
- Group contact: please call 07968 104229
- Focus: Steps and Tools;
- Newcomers especially welcome;
- The Group has decided to have no dogs at the meeting.
(*): As the day of the first meeting at the new venue was going to be on the date of the Convention, i.e. October 11th, it was decided that it would be preferable to move the weekend following. We are awaiting revised date confirmation from our church liaison person and will confirm this shortly
The Maidstone Sunday meeting has closed with immediate effect, due to lack of support.
The 2nd edition of A Currency of Hope has finally been published. You can order yours on the Literature page.
The Intergroup Service Representative email has been changed to isrep AT debtorsanonymous.org.uk. This is to avoid spam problems we have been experiencing.
This Sunday’s meeting (13th April 2014) in Maidstone is cancelled.
A new BDA meeting will start on 28 April 2014 in London W1 on Monday lunchtimes (venue: All Soul’s Clubhouse, Greenwell Street, London W1T 6QG). Meeting focus: “Be Careful What You Wish For” – this is a new format designed to stimulate creative thinking in business. If you wish to receive a PRG then please bring your figures, if you wish to give a PRG please bring your willingness. More details here.
There is a new DA HOW meeting at 10.00am on Wednesday mornings at the Chelsea Theatre, World’s End, London SW10 (see here).
The Tuesday Cardiff meeting has closed due to the relocation of the members organizing it.
The January 2014 AGM minutes are now available on the website (see here or look in the sidebar)
There will be no meeting at Flood St 7.15pm on Tuesday 11th March 2014.
There will be a Writing Workshop to raise funds for Intergroup, on the afternoon of 08 March 2014, at Methodist Central Hall. “A writer’s workshop for people wishing to tell a recovery story. One way literature gets made is by people writing from the heart. An afternoon of playful exercises and fellowship making writing more companionable than it often is.”
The Edinburgh Monday meeting is closing with immediate effect due to low numbers (informed 18Feb14).
The tube strike this week has been called off, so this meeting will take place as normal.
The BDA meeting in Soho will NOT be taking place next Wednesday (12th Feb 2014).
The Wednesday BDA Soho meeting will not be convening on the 1st or 8th of January 2014. See here.
The Tuesday evening meeting at Flood St, London SW3 will be closed on the 24th and 31st of December 2013, and will reopen on 7th January 2014.
The Tuesday evening Cambridge meeting falls on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve and so will be closed for those 2 weeks reopening on 7th January 2014. See here.
The Tuesday evening Cardiff meeting falls on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve and so will be closed for those 2 weeks reopening on 7th January 2014. See here.
The BDA meeting on Tuesday at 12 45 in Hinde Street is now closed. A U.A. meeting with a Business Owners focus has started in its place.
The Wednesday Skype meetings will be taking place on Christmas Day, 25 December 2013, and New Year’s Day, 01 January 2014. The meeting will be at the regular time of 2030 GMT and 2130 CET.
A new DA meeting has started in Cardiff on Tuesday evenings, with a focus on underearning. More information here.
The new Maidstone meetings on Sunday evenings will now meet at 6.00 pm instead of 6,30 pm. See here.
The Wednesday evening Dublin DA meeting has moved 1 hour earlier to 7.00 pm, so that it runs concurrently with the BDA meeting at the same venue. See here.
There is a new Maidstone meeting on Sunday evenings. More details here.
There is now a flyer for the convention that you can view and download. See main Convention 2013 page.
This is because the venue requires the room for their own business. Apologies.
The Wednesday evening BDA Mayfair meeting has moved to St Anne’s church, 55 Dean St, W1D 6AF. More details here.
There will be a PRG day on Saturday 6th July from 1.15pm – 5.15pm at The Hall, West London Methodist Church, 19 Thayer St, London, Greater London W1U 2QJ (Hinde St Methodist Church). Download PDF poster.
The 12.45 Tuesday Hinde St meeting has transformed into an Underearners Anonymous meeting with a business focus, so is no longer a DA meeting.
There is a new meeting in Brighton on Tuesdays at 7pm. More details here.
The venue for the Glasgow meeting has changed, to: Room 3, Glasgow Quaker Meeting House, 38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS (see here).
The Manchester meeting will be starting 15 minutes earlier, at 18.30 on Wednesday evenings, with immediate effect. More details here.
The Bristol DA group will be holding a “Tallying the Figures” workshop on 29th June 2013, focusing on:
How to Tally Spending Records against Spending Plans and Bank Statements & Tallying Action Outcomes with Vision
More information here
The Friday DA and Monday BDA meetings at Westbourne Grove are closed over Easter. See here.
There will be no meeting at Hinde St on Easter Monday 1st April. See here.
The 13th annual DA Convention will take place on Saturday 12th October at Bloomsbury Baptist Church. Details will be posted here.
The January 2013 Intergroup AGM minutes are now available from the front page of the website, or from here.