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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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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
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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
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Different Pasts, Shared Futures 09/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
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Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton Wolverhampton City of Sanctuary present a multi-media exhibition View event
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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
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
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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
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
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
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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
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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! www.facebook.com/NorfolkMuseums/ View event
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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
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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
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
'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
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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
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GIFT GIVING: PRINTMAKING SESSIONS WITH YOUNG REFUGEES 21/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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
'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
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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
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
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
Escape to Safety 24/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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St John’s Church, Blackpool Lancashire A multi-media interactive exhibition about seeking asylum in Britain 10-4pm Sat 12-4pm Sun View event
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Transitions 24/06/2017 - 21/07/2017
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Conway Hall, London 23 June – 21 July 2017 An exhibition of work by Raquel Chinchetru. The exhibition is located in The Rotunda area at Conway Hall to [...] View event
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Dear Home Office 2: Still Pending 24/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Southbank Centre, London Watch a play performed by ten young refugee men, telling versions of their own stories. Following the sell-out success and Amnesty Freedom of Expression Award [...] View event
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Love Music Hate Racism Hackney Gig 24/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
The Victoria, London Music is living testimony to the fact that cultures can and do mix. It unites us, gives us strength and offers a vibrant celebration of [...] View event
Welcome Refugees stand 25/06/2017
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The Friars, Aylesford Kent View event
Drop-in Design: Under My Umbrella 25/06/2017
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
V&A Museum, London Join the V&A Drop-in Design team to mark Refugee Week and create your own paper umbrella. Find inspiration from cultures and collections across the museum [...] View event
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'Sanctuary Sunday' at Friends House 25/06/2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friends House,, London Meeting for Worship 11:00 – 12:00, George Fox Room Based in stillness and silent waiting, Quaker Meeting gives space and time to listen and reflect. [...] View event
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DIFFERENT PASTS, SHARED FUTURE: A REFUGEE WEEK SPECIAL EVENT 25/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The British Museum, London London As part of Refugee Week 2017, we are collaborating with the British Museum to bring a special event and celebrate this year’s theme – Shared [...] View event
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Travelling Words: Family Workshops 25/06/2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
The British Library, London The Library’s wonderful archives inspire these fun and creative workshops using games, words, music and pictures to tell stories and explore our different pasts and [...] View event
International Clay Picnic 25/06/2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hanley Park, Stoke On Trent International Clay Picnic! Join the Jubilee Group to celebrate our City’s international flavour! Create international food-making objects in clay, enjoy feasts cooked on outdoor clay [...] View event
Jersey Evacuees Association Memorial Ceremony 25/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Albert Quay, St Helier Jersey To commemorate the return of the first evacuees, who left Jersey in 1940 prior to the imminent invasion of the German Army. View event
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Waving Hello 25/06/2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bonn Square, Oxford Oxfordshire Be part of an art installation when a flotilla of tiny paper boats will ‘sail’ across Bonn Square, the culmination of an important project celebrating [...] View event
RefuTea Party 25/06/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Art House, Southampton A RefuTea party - everyone welcome. Join us at the Art House for a tea party to celebrate Refugee Week. View event
Shadow Puppet Workshop 25/06/2017
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Stonebridge City Farm, Nottingham An exciting opportunity for children to build their own shadow puppet and embark on a fictional journey. Children collaboratively create a story to be shown [...] View event
Refugee Week Tea Party 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saint Alphege Church, Whitstable Kent A fun, family friendly tea with fresh homemade cakes, information stall, face painting, art activities and face painting. View event
SLAMATHON 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thimblemill Library, Bearwood In celebration of Refugee Week 2017, Bearwood Action for Refugees are hosting SLAMATHON, an exciting afternoon of spoken word and a whole lot more, raising [...] View event
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SLAMATHON 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thimblemill Library, Bearwood In celebration of Refugee Week 2017, Bearwood Action for Refugees are hosting SLAMATHON, an exciting afternoon of spoken word and a whole lot more, raising [...] View event
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Sleeping Beauty - Artist's Talk: Franko B 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Freud Museum London, London On the occasion of Refugee Week 2017, The Freud Museum London is delighted to host contemporary artist Franko B who will be discussing his installations [...] View event
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The Museum of Immigration 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Museum of Immigration, London The Museum of Immigration at 19 Princelet Street in Spitalfields is a unique cultural institution in one of London's most magical buildings. Beyond it's timeworn [...] View event
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Travelling Words: Family Workshops 25/06/2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The British Library, London The Library’s wonderful archives inspire these fun and creative workshops using games, words, music and pictures to tell stories and explore our different pasts and [...] View event
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A Place of Reflection & Stories 25/06/2017
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Left Bank Leeds, Leeds Yorkshire “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you." (Maya Angelou) Join us at the end of Refugee Week as we think about [...] View event
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Team Faizy film screening + Q&A 25/06/2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Carney’s Community Centre, London A screening of TEAM FAIZY, an independent 45-minute documentary, inside Carney's Community boxing gym. Followed by a Q&A with the director, and a short film showcasing [...] View event
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'How to Make a Home ' Workshop for Refugee Week 25/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
SPID Theatre Company, London Come and join Art Lingual for a charity event during refugee week! 20% of the proceeds will be going towards the victims of the terrible [...] View event
History, History, History 25/06/2017
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Broadway Cinema, Nottingham Dur: 90 min. Screening and live performance with Deborah Pearson. Through a 1956 comedy about football, scheduled to premiere at the Corvin Cinema the week [...] View event
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J. S. Bach's Refugee Cantata in Bach Vespers 25/06/2017
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
St. Mary-at-Hill, London On Sunday 25 June we will perform Bach cantata No 39, the Refugee Cantata, in Bach Vespers. The cantata is so called as it was [...] View event
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The Shadow World 25/06/2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Scout Hut, Raynes Park London The Shadow World Award winning documentary ‘The Shadow World’ reveals how the international trade in weapons fosters corruption, determines economic and foreign policies, undermines democracy [...] View event