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14 April - 25 June 2017, Love is Not a Crime @ People's History Museum 01
Love is Not a Crime: 10 years of the Lesbian Immigration Support Group 14/04/2017 - 25/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
People’s History Museum, Manchester The Lesbian Immigration Support Group (LISG) are a group of women in Greater Manchester who are lesbian and bisexual asylum seekers and refugees and their [...] View event
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A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration 21/04/2017 - 24/06/2017
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BRUNEI GALLERY, London A Perilous Journey is an exhibition drawing upon a selection of PositiveNegatives rich ethnographic portfolio around refugee migration stories. Concentrating on contemporary real-life stories from [...] View event
Photography Exhibition: In Transit - Life in the refugee camps of Northern France 24/05/2017 - 06/07/2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Gallery 101, London Photographs by Jacky Chapman and Janine Wiedel Mon-Fri 8.30-4.30 The Jungle, the refugee camp in Calais was razed to the ground in October 2016 evicting [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary exhibition by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer who primarily works within environmental and social themes. He is particularly interested in the actions and stories of individuals [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary, by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom Creating Sanctuary Exhibition: A photographic portrait of six volunteers working with refugees from across Wales, by photographer Nigel Pugh. Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer [...] View event
Cardiff Met Sanctuary Award Scholarship Launch 01/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
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Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff Cardiff Metropolitan University has launched a new postgraduate scholarship opportunity for two students joining post graduate taught (Masters) courses in September/ October 2017. Working in partnership with [...] View event
Drawings For Thought- Exhibition for Refugee Week 2007 03/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Céline Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham.   OPENING [...] View event
Made With Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St. Helier Jersey, C.I. Exhibition of Art, created under the instruction of 3 resident Jersey artists, by children of Camp Veria, Greece showing where they are are now on [...] View event
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Made with Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St Helier Highlighting the plight of refugees worldwide as part of Refugee Week in Jersey, this exhibition is a creative collaboration between refugees and Jersey artists. Found [...] View event
Different Pasts, Shared Futures 09/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
12:00 am
Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton Wolverhampton City of Sanctuary present a multi-media exhibition View event
MISPLACED 11/06/2017 - 20/07/2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Most Art Centre, London An art exhibition about Alan Kurdi (the Syrian boy found drowned on 2nd September 2015) plus live music and a movie about refugees to support [...] View event
Rashid Khaidanov Photography Exhibition at Antrim Library 13/06/2017 - 08/07/2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim Antrim Library will host a photography exhibition by Rashid Khaidanov from Tuesday 13 June until Saturday 8th July, to mark Refugee Week 2017. This event [...] View event
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BFI, London To celebrate Refugee Week 2017, Counterpoints Arts have partnered with BFI again this year, to create an exciting film programme of cinematic and virtual reality [...] View event
Drawing for thoughts 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Celine Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham. Throughout June [...] View event
Exhibition of Refugee Art (until Saturday 4pm) 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP View event
Free tintypes 16/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Camera Club, London London As part of a project that reflects on the increasing restrictions of movement for persons and the reduction of regulatory barriers for goods and capitals Almudena [...] View event
My Life in London 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Raynes Park Train Station, Raynes Park London We will be exhibiting on the high street My Life in London: a photographic project by clients of South London Refugee Association. Working in collaboration [...] View event
I Welcome Refugees 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Horsham Library, Horsham Refugee Photo Exhibition This compelling exhibition of powerful evocative images gives a glimpse of the individual human stories that lie behind any refugee crisis. View event
Juan delGado: Altered Landscapes (Mon – Friday 9am – 6pm; Sat – Sun 10am – 5pm) 17/06/2017 - 06/08/2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Art Exchange, Nottingham Nottinghamshire New Art Exchange is proud to present Altered Landscapes a new body of work by Juan delGado which traces a personal narrative through the scarred [...] View event
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Uncertain 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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outpost, Portland Dorset Verified by identity documents we are categorised, divided and restricted through a legalized piece of paper, which evidently proves who we are, our day and [...] View event
Refugee Week: does art matter ? 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Seas Brighton, BRIGHTON East Sussex More than 500 people visited SEAS - Socially Engaged Art Salon - during Artists Open Houses for the exhibition "Somewhere, Over the Rainbow". A [...] View event
Chorleywood4Refugees 18/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
12:00 am
Chorleywood4Refugees, Chorleywood Chorleywood4Refugees are pleased to announce that there will be a full programme of events during Refugee Week between 18 and 23 June. On Sunday 18 [...] View event
Display in Brecon Cathedral 18/06/2017 - 27/06/2017
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Brecon cathedral, Brecon Powys A display of activities of HBTSR a support group for refugees View event
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Refugee Week in South Devon 18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
12:00 am
South Devon, various South Devon Refugee Support Network present a series of events to celebrate cultural diversity and welcome our refugees. View event
Sing Up For Refugees In Newcastle 18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Grey’s Monument, Newcastle We'll be forming flash mob singing groups and singing up for refugees in Newcastle city centre throughout Refugee Week. Come and join us! The song [...] View event
Amnesty International Magnum Photography Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library, Norwich Magnum Photographic Exhibition in Association with Amnesty International. During Refugee Week Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library will host the Magnum Photographic Exhibition in Association with [...] View event
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Bring A Cake To Work Day 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
12:00 am Help raise funds for ‘Footballs for Refugees’ by holding a cake sale at work during Refugee Week. Everyone loves homemade cakes and biscuits and I [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 19/06/2017 - 16/07/2017
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Various, Bristol Avon A month long city-wide programme of arts, cultural and educational events. View event
Celebrate on social media with Norfolk Museums 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Norfolk Museums Service, Norwich Celebrate on social media. Tune into Norfolk Museums on Facebook for lots of Refugee Week inspired content throughout the week! View event
Celebrating refugee heritage and culture 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Oriental Museum, Durham Durham Visitors can explore a new display of Syrian and Near-Eastern objects, including jewellery, ceramics, and glassware. These objects have been interpreted by the local Syrian [...] View event
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Frank's Bar Refugee Week Specials 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Franks Bar, Norwich Pop in to Frank’s Bar and North throughout Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials. A percentage of sales will go to local [...] View event
Hulum & Love Theatre School Tour @ Island Schools 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
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Jersey Schools, Channel Islands Love Theatre and visiting theatre group Hulumfrom Holland - Anes, Wassim and Zana touring schools to perform an abridged version of the successful production of [...] View event
North Refugee Week Specials 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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North, Norwich Pop in to Frank’s Bar and North throughout Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials. A percentage of sales will go to local [...] View event
Refugee Week @ Jersey Library 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Jersey LIbrary, St Helier Jersey Exhibition of books on show on the theme of Refugees   View event
Refugee Week Literary Showcase 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Waterstones, Norwich Waterstones presents a Refugee Week showcase stand, featuring the winning poems of our poetry competition titled 'Different Pasts, Shared Futures'.  Come into the store during [...] View event
Sunderland Refugee Week 19/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
12:00 am
Sunderland, Sunderland Mon 19th meet 9.30am at Minster to wave off (whole day for participants) WALK OF SANCTUARY: SUNDERLAND TO NORTH SHIELDS Tues 20th from 10am – [...] View event
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The Friend Ship Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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The Millenium Library, Norwich The Friend Ship Exhibition Exhibition of art and storysharing produced in workshops with Avenue, Colman, Lakenham and Wensum Junior schools and in art workshops with [...] View event
Thirty Six pounds, Ninety Five pence: Artworks by contemporary migrant artists - Online exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Ben Uri Gallery, London London The Ben Uri Gallery will be closed from the 19th to the 25th of June, which is why we are prolonging our exhibition of works by New [...] View event
BBC Radio Jersey Morning Show @Live on 88.8fm or 1026mw 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
6:00 am - 12:00 pm
BBC Radio Jersey, St Helier Jersey Every morning of Refugee Week a short 5 minute play exploring issues around the refugee crisis. The play explores some central issues surrounding the refugee [...] View event
Migration Museum: Call Me By My Name 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester MIGRATION MUSEUM CALL ME BY MY NAME Monday 19th – Friday 23rd June, 10am – 5pm Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1RE [...] View event
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Shared Future for Young People 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Manchester Museum, Manchester During Refugee Week the Manchester Museum will be displaying work created by young refugees in their study space. Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit (GMIAU) is [...] View event
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The I Welcome Photo Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Morningside Library, Edinburgh Midlothian View event
I am a Refugee 19/06/2017 - 09/07/2017
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The New Room, Broadmead Bristol The ‘I am a Refugee’ exhibition, created by the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants, will be on view at the New Room / [...] View event
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I Am A Refugee art exhibition 19/06/2017 - 09/07/2017
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
The New Room, Broadmead Bristol BRISTOL HOSTS FIRST SHOWING OUTSIDE LONDON FOR MAJOR REFUGEE EXHIBITION A major art exhibition, previously on display in the Houses of Parliament, is to have [...] View event
Refugee Week Art Exhibition - Our Shared Future 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gallery II – University of Bradford, Bradford West Yorkshire This is an all-age, mixed-media art exhibition, with individual and collaborative work.  The theme this year is Our shared future.  The exhibition will be at [...] View event
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Our City, Our Home 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Z-Arts, Manchester Our City, Our Home Events Programme Featuring an exhibition, artists in residency programme and Manchester’s annual Refugee Cultural Festival, the Our City, Our Home events [...] View event
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Eritrea, a Country at a Crossroads: exhibition of Eritrean photography 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich Eritrea, a country at a crossroads. Many young Eritreans are arriving in the UK as refugees from a country about which little is known.This exhibition [...] View event
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20:20 Challenge 20/06/2017 - 27/06/2017
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Anywhere, Anywhere Church Response For Refugees is a movement of churches, faith groups and community leaders, united by our to see refugees welcomed and supported by all [...] View event
Migration Matters Festival 20/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Refugee Festival Scotland 20/06/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Various, Scotland, Various Refugee Festival Scotland is back for its 17th year with a nationwide programme of events including  music, visual art, discussions, films, community and family celebrations, food [...] View event
Woking Welcomes 20/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
12:00 am
St Dunstan’s Church, Woking Surrey Woking Welcomes Exhibition (20 - 24 June 2017) A community art exhibition for Refugee Week, featuring a selection of artwork produced by local schools, community [...] View event
'My Place...?' Exhibition 21/06/2017 - 16/07/2017
12:00 am
The GAP, Birmingham My Place...? is an exhibition of photography by Hassan, a young asylum seeker from Afghanistan. The exhibition tells the story of Hassan and his friends and [...] View event
Journeys Exhibition 21/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Skipton Library, Skipton “Journeys” is a powerful exhibition of works by six artists (Mo, Ayham and his sister Yeser, Salima, Yashar and Asma) from BIASAN, exploring themes of [...] View event
All I left behind. All I will discover: An exhibition of art by young refugees 21/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
gallery@oxo, London All I left behind. All I will discover is an exhibition of art by young refugees supported by British Red Cross projects in London and [...] View event
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Southbank Centre, London   Explore gift fiving as part of a live printmaking session across second part of Refugee Week. Artists Afshin Dehkordi and Saeed Taji Farouky are [...] View event
Things From Home 22/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
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Cafe in the Park, Rickmansworth An exhibition Things From Home featuring things/objects that Refugees and Asylum Seekers have bought with them from home.  A display of the actual items and a [...] View event
'Am I my Brother's Keeper?' at The Migration Museum 22/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Migration Museum, Lambeth London Am I my Brother's Keeper? 22 June – 25 June | 11am–5pm (Late opening until 9pm on Thursday June 22) | Free admission Migration Museum at the [...] View event
Rights & Might: Cultural counter-narratives of the migrant and refugee experiences 22/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Regent Street Cinema, London Conference and Film Festival Conference organised by University of Westminster's Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI) Centre for Research and Education in Arts and Media [...] View event
Double Bill - London Stories: Made by Migrants & Still Waiting 22/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Battersea Arts Centre, London An evening of film and live performance for Refugee Week.  All box office income will support Universal Language: I Speak Football - a local Wandsworth [...] View event
PSHE & Parents Guild Coffee Morning 23/06/2017
8:15 am - 10:45 am
University College School, Hampstead London View event
East of England Migration Research Network Research Showcase 23/06/2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Auditorium, Norwich Building opportunities for research partnerships, confronting the challenges of migration This event is an official meeting of the East of England Migration Research Network. Partners [...] View event
RETAS Coffee Morning and Quiz from Around the World 23/06/2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
RETAS, Leeds Come and join us at RETAS as we enjoy coffee, tea and cake from around the world. Put your knowledge of countries and cultures to [...] View event
We Are All Strangers - Tours, Displays and Information 23/06/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Strangers’ Hall, Norwich We are all Strangers! Tours, displays and information Event showcasing the work of a project being carried out in Great Yarmouth to understand the interplay [...] View event
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Choir with No Name 23/06/2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brushstrokes, Smethwick To celebrate Refugee Week, Brushstrokes in Smethwick are hosting a singing workshop led by Birmingham’s one and only homeless choir, Choir with No Name. Join [...] View event
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Different pasts, shared future: Refugee Week at Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery 23/06/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, Doncaster Join Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery as we mark Refugee Week at Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery. Includes: * Spotlight tours of the Museum led [...] View event
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If You Lived Here... 23/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Discovery Museum, Newcastle upon Tyne 65.3 Million people around the world have been forced to leave their home because of war, famine, poverty and environmental disaster. This is the largest global displacement [...] View event
Play for Progress Music Workshops 23/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:15 pm
V&A, Clore 55, London Play for Progress (PFP) is a London-based charity that delivers therapeutic and educational music programmes for children who are impacted by conflict, to help them [...] View event
RefuTea: ‘Cultural Fusion’ 23/06/2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Brandon Lawrence Sports Hall, Nottingham Women's Cultural Exchange will showcase: the cultural diversity of refugees living in Nottingham and the impact they make within their communities through music, cultural dance, [...] View event
Play for Progress Music Performances 23/06/2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
V&A, The Globe, London Play for Progress (PFP) is a London-based charity that delivers therapeutic and educational music programmes for children who are impacted by conflict, to help them [...] View event
Evacuees Talk 23/06/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jersey LIbrary, St Helier Jersey Jean McLaughlin, founder and chairman of the Jersey Evacuees Association speaks. View event
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Living Library 23/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London The Living Library is exactly what it says it is - a library made up of lives. Through it, you will be given the opportunity [...] View event
Living Library 23/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
V&A, John Madejski Garden, London The Living Library is exactly what it says it is - a library made up of lives. Through it, you will be given the opportunity [...] View event
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Why We Flee 23/06/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wrexham Museum County Building, Wrexham A photography exhibition with the work of Photographer Glenn Edwards featuring asylum seekers and refugees from the countries depicted in the photos, sharing their insights [...] View event
Family Party 23/06/2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
One Community Centre, Leeds, Family gathering, fun, food, drawing and craft activities, face painting, henna, quiz for kids with answers, therapeutic massage offered by Red Cross volunteers. View event
Bridge the Gap Exhibition III 23/06/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Artcore, Derby Derbyshire Friday 23rd June – Bridge the Gap Exhibition III 5.30-7.30pm at Artcore, 3 Charnwood Street, Derby DE1 2GT An opportunity for refugees to join the [...] View event
"... This Boat Must Hold Us All" 23/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Byker Community Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne View event
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Evaporating Borders 23/06/2017
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Gulbenkian, University of Kent, Canterbury Kent A visual essay in five parts, Evaporating Borders is told through a series of vignettes that explore the lives of asylum seekers and political refugees [...] View event
Home Performance with Q & A 23/06/2017
6:30 pm
Jersey Opera House Studio, St Helier Jersey Drawing from the lives and personal perspectives of the three performers. Through straightforward storytelling and a spirit of openness we explore themes such as home [...] View event
Beats Collective Festival 23/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Stour space, London Friends and Friends of Friends! This is a call to all of you out there! As the summer explodes very soon, it's time to get [...] View event
Mid Wales Refugee Action - Y Canolbarth dros Ffoaduriaid Film Showing 23/06/2017
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Magic Lantern Cinema, Tywyn Film showing On the Bride's Side Exhibition and post film discussion View event
Refugee Rock 23/06/2017
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Troubadour Pub, St Helier Jersey Live Music from Local Bands including The Engine, with fundraising rally for Refugee Week. View event
World Cuisine Fundraiser 23/06/2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Streatham Drop-In Centre, London A special fundraising event offering a selection of delicious Eritrean, Ethiopian and world food hosted by local Streatham charity, the Streatham Drop-in Centre for Asylum [...] View event
Dance – Unveiling by Cristina Celli 23/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London ‘Unveiling’ is a show about the life of Cristina Celli, a London-based flamenco dancer, which takes you on a roller-coaster ride through the ups and [...] View event
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Refugee Week Dinner 23/06/2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Greenhouse Cafe, Norwich Norfolk Join us at the Greenhouse Café for a special menu of food celebrating Refugee Week. Menu is organic, vegan and gluten free. £10 from each [...] View event (5)
Unveiling—Flamenco Show by Cristina Celli, @HOME Festival 23/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London Unveiling is a show about the life of Cristina Celli—artistically known as Cristina La Flamenkita—a flamenco dancer based in London. This show will take you [...] View event
Voices Unlimited sing for Freedom From Torture 23/06/2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
St Mary’s Church, North Leigh Oxfordshire Charlbury Choir raise their voices for Freedom from Torture  Voices Unlimited, Charlbury’s friendly and vibrant community choir will be raising their voices on Friday, 23rd [...] View event
Beats Collective festival 23/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Stour space, London A week end of music, workshops, panel discussions, short film screenings, exhibition and many more activities to entertain the little and big ones! Join the [...] View event
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Iftar Sleep Out 23/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
8:00 pm - 9:00 am
South Woodham Ferrers, Battlesbridge Wickford Iftar Sleep Out for the Refugees - overnight 23-24th June Raising funds for Essex charity Side by Side: Humanitarian Aid for Refugees and Amnesty International. [...] View event
Music Fusion Refugee Week Charity Fundraiser 23/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
The Latest Music Bar, Brighton Best Foot Music, Brighton & Hove Stand Up To Racism and The Sussex Syrian Community Group presents a celebration of musical diversity with musicians from [...] View event
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Richmix, London London GO ON... Celebrating the 'shared future' theme of UK Refugee Week 2017, all-star world music collective Rafiki Jazz perform a new & very beautiful set [...] View event