Author Archives: martinlinton

Join us on our next visit to Jerusalem and the West Bank

Next delegation: October 23rd–28th Our next delegation to Palestine is planned for Monday October 23rd 2017 to Saturday October 28th. It’s in the Autumn school half-term so teachers can join us on this visit, but of course it’s open to everyone. The visit will include: A refugee camp and UN-run school inside the camp, speaking directly […]
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Who we are and what we do

We are a not-for-profit company called Travel2Palestine Ltd.  We organise visits to Jerusalem and the West Bank for people who would like to see Palestine for themselves and find out more about the Israel-Palestine conflict. We have organised these visits since 2011 because we are passionate about people finding out for themselves about the situation. They […]
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Dumb-founded by a visit to Israel

Since I returned from a nine-day group tour to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, the photos of the fantastic trip have been pored over with family and friends, the souvenirs dished out and memories of fascinating historical and cultural artefacts have continued to brighten up my days. But not all memories of the trip […]
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Extracts from July 2017 House of Commons debate on Israel-Palestine

Minister drops recognition pledge Dr Matthew Offord (Hendon) (Con): Does the Minister agree that any recognition of a Palestinian state before direct peace talks between the two states, Israel and Palestine, would not only be counterproductive but would damage a long-term two-state solution? Alistair Burt: It is not the UK Government’s intention to recognise a […]
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Palestinian scholar Raed Debiy tours the UK

Travel2Palestine were proud to support Raed Debiy who visited the UK as the 2nd Sha’ath scholar from Palestine – here to learn about politics in the UK and teach about the situation in Palestine.

Raed’s visit to the UK – in pictures

Labour2Palestine are really proud to have worked with Fateh UK to have enabled Raed Debiy to visit the UK for three months, to learn about UK politics and to teach us about Palestine. Raed is a leading member of Fateh Youth in Palestine and Vice President of the International Socialist Youth movement.

Protected: Briefing for Labour Delegation to Jerusalem October 2015

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Yesterday in Parliament on Labour2Palestine

Yesterday in Parliament Labour MP Jim McGovern raised his Parliamentary researcher’s visit to Palestine. He said “A member of my staff, Lee Butcher, recently visited Palestine. He was shocked and stunned to see how Palestinians are treated by the Israelis, for example having no water for weeks on end. What can the Government do to help those Palestinians […]
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Oh what a night!

Our benefit gig at the 100 Club was a tremendous success and a magical evening. We raised over £2,000 to help fund future visits. Thanks to past delegates Elizabeth & Paul and Jeff from the 100 Club without whom the event would never have happened. Thanks to everyone else who helped us put this together. […]
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How did a dog lead us to the 100 Club?

Elizabeth Dudley was walking to work one morning when a bull terrier bit her leg. She had to be taken to hospital and have stitches. She rejected the doctor’s advice to rest for a week because she was coming on a Labour2Palestine delegation to the West Bank two days later and was determined not to […]
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