List of UK Local Groups and Events

Find event and local groups in the UK below. For resources to help you support Tibet wherever you are in the world, visit our Local Action introduction page.


Events in the UK

Find upcoming Tibet-related events below. Unless stated, these events are not organised by Free Tibet. If you have an event you would like listed here, please contact us.

Summer picnic and Meditation for Tibet

Harewood House, Leeds LS17 9LE

Saturday July 7th

Picnic lunch 1pm Please bring food to share and gather at the picnic tables in the car park

Meditation near Stupa in Himalayan Garden 3pm

Please note – Harewood House have very kindly waived admission fees for this event. You just need to say at the admission kiosk that you are coming for the meditation at the stupa.

The meditation is part of a national event organised through Tibet Relief Fund. For more information  and for  Harewood

The date is particularly chosen as being close to His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s birthday on 6th July.

Please contact Rowena tel 01904 656504 mobile 07552472491 or by email - if you would like to come and either need or could offer transport.

If it’s easier for you to make your own way to Harewood please do and we can all meet up there.

Also a reminder about the Tashi Lhunpo monks 

Monks from Tashi Lhunpo monastery in Southern India are touring the UK this year sharing their unique Tibetan culture and special monastic tradition through their remarkable performances which include chanting and cham dances. For more information see their website:  Fortunately they will be coming close to us and from 21st - 26th July they will be  resident at Harewood House, Leeds.  For details of their events and how to book please see

Lama Lhakpa Yeshe

Lama’s Teaching Day in York on August 8th is now fully booked but, a bit further afield, he will be visiting and giving talks at Bridlington and Whitby which all are welcome to attend.

Bridlington  Sunday 5th August at the Vegan Festival, Bridlington Spa 10-30am – 5pm. Lama will be talking on ‘Four different ways to cultivate compassion’ Time to be confirmed. For more info see  Bridlington Vegan Festival on Facebook

Whitby Monday 6th August 7pm at The Dispensary, 25, Skinner Street, Whitby YO21 3AH  Lama will give a talk on Meditation and Mindfulness.                                                                                             

For more information please see

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Find a UK group

Free Tibet Local Groups are run independently by supporters who organise meetings, campaign actions, sponsored events and other activities through which they raise awareness about Tibet in their local area. Our list of current groups is below - if there is no group in your area, then why not start one! We'll give you all the help you need. Give us a call to find out more on +44 (0)20 7324 4605 or email We can also add your existing group if it isn't listed below.