Events - 21 Jun 18

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101 Beads: Kurdistan in War 16/04/2018 - 25/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Arts Window, Nottingham PHOTOGRAPHY – British- Kurdish photographer Gaylan Nazad presents photographs from Iraqi Kurdistan, captured over the past two years during the regional conflict with Islamic State. [...] View event
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The Sea is The Limit 04/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Thought provoking works of art exploring the current and ongoing issues of migration, dispossession and national borders are brought together in a major new exhibition [...] View event
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Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
All Day
Bristol, Bristol Celebration, Information and Integration. A month long programme of arts, cultural and education events, bringing together communities across Bristol to share space and learn about [...] View event
And Still I Rise 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – An exhibition of poetry, photography and film which showcases the talents of the PAMOJA Women Together Group from Nottingham Refugee Forum. PAMOJA [...] View event
Hidden Histories - 20 years of supporting immigration detainees 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham FILM – An oral history project produced by the Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID), marking 20 years of volunteer visiting to people held [...] View event
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Belonging(s) 15/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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New School House Gallery, York North Yorkshire Art exhibition:  “Belonging(s)” by Hilly Fletcher The concept of a shelter, a safe place... a HOME, is one that many of us take for granted. [...] View event
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Beyond Borders Festival 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Theatre Deli, The Old Library, London Following the success of 2017’s @HOMEFest, Theatre Deli are back with an even bigger festival of work to celebrate the contribution, ingenuity and resilience of [...] View event
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The Other by Gaël Le Cornec 17/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
All Day Embark on a disturbing coming-of-age, award-winning show (Edinburgh Fringe 2016), overflowing with poetry, strange creatures and stunning imagery. View event
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MIGRATE Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester For Refugee Week, Journeys 2018 invites you to: MIGRATE A Unicef NextGen London exhibition presenting new photography exploring global migration by eight international photographers. Over [...] View event
My dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Capital of Cycling, Bradford West Yorkshire My dream? is an all-age, mixed media art exhibition, with work from schools, art students, and established artists, including asylum seekers and refugees.  There will [...] View event
Tented Dreams 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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City Screen, York An exhibition of artwork and artefacts produced by Syrian artists and children who are refugees in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan working with the [...] View event
Transformations 18/06/2018 - 08/07/2018
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Raynes Park, Raynes Park In 2017 Raynes Park Community Church became one of the first groups to be a Community Sponsor of a refugee family from Syria.  This series [...] View event
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Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - Bury College Art Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Mill Gate Shopping Centre, Bury Art and Design students from Bury College explore the story of Warth Mills Internment Camp and its internees. They use this as the basis for [...] View event
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Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - official exhibition 18/06/2018 - 21/09/2018
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Fusiliers Museum, Bury, Bury Greater Manchester When Churchill ordered all German, Austrian and Italian men resident in Britain to be arrested, a disused cotton mill outside Manchester was hurriedly turned into [...] View event
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Everyday Myths (including Audio Walk Performances) 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, Watson’s Walk, Sheffield South Yorkshire The Sheffield & Tinsley Canal is a surreal place rich in history, but often hidden from view. Everyday Myths is an interactive audio walk interweaving [...] View event
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Long Journey Home 19/06/2018 - 26/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Artcore, Derby Derbyshire As part of Refugee Week we invite you to join us for the launch of Long Journey Home on Tuesday 19th June 10am-4.30pm at Artcore. A group [...] View event
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Art For Action UPROOTED Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
St Aldates Church, Oxford Oxfordshire Art For Actions UPROOTED exhibition. Showcasing Rose Illingworth's compassionate portrait paintings, the founder of Art For Action. Two refugee photographers, Abdulazez Dukhan from Syria and [...] View event
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The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Ovalhouse, London Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve run away from their war-torn homes [...] View event
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The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Ovalhouse, London The Croydon Avengers By Maya Productions Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve [...] View event
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Layers - An exhibition of stories 20/06/2018 - 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – Visit this two-day exhibition which features artwork created in partnership with local organisations and projects. The exhibition featuring mixed media and poetry [...] View event
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Manifestations with Karmand Tahsin, Kalindi & Annie Mays 20/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Manifestations will be a live art installation running across Refugee Weekfeaturing 3 artists from three different cultures. Their work across the week will reflect their cultural [...] View event
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A Strange New Space 21/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
12:00 am A completely original one woman show without words, A Strange New Space melds physical theatre with stunning puppetry and original music. We travel on an imagined voyage into space, paralleled with Amira’s real-life journey as a refugee across continents, forming an unforgettable introduction to theatre for audiences of four years and older. View event
Plaster Casting with Eva Mileusnic 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Refugee Council, Oak House, Leeds West Yorkshire Refugee Council are hosting Left Bank’s ‘Critical Mass’, a free plaster casting workshop with Eva Mileusnic, as part of Refugee Week. This is an opportunity [...] View event
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Portland Centre Open Day 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Portland Centre, Meadows Nottingham SPORT Notts County Football in the Community invites refugees and asylum seekers to enjoy free access to the facilities at Portland Centre. Activities available will [...] View event
Refugee Celebration 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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‘Pieces of The PEACE’ - Installation by Esna Su at Sarabande Foundation 21/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sarabande: The Lee Alexander McQueen Foundation, London County (optional) Sarabande Foundation presents 'Pieces of the PEACE' by artist-in-residence, Esna Su. Su grew up close to the Syrian border in Turkey. Her practice has been greatly [...] View event
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A Strange New Space 21/06/2018
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
The Hive, Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury Shropshire Amira is obsessed with space and dreams of becoming an Astronaut. But one night, the bangs and fizzes of her imagination explode out of her [...] View event
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Refugee Week Luton 2018 Celebration Day! 21/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
St John the Baptist Church, Luton Celebration day! Refugee Week Luton 2018 British Red Cross Refugee Support Thursday 21st June • St John the Baptist Church, Farley Hill, Luton, LU1 5PP 11 [...] View event
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Refugee Awareness Workshop by British Red Cross 21/06/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield South Yorkshire In aid of Refugee Week we will be hosting a talk outlining who refugees and asylum seekers are, where they come from, and how the [...] View event
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Pat- work in progress 21/06/2018
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield n 1974, Patrick Hughes was the President of the Sheffield Students' Union. 40 years later, he died in the same flat he lived in back [...] View event
Bridges to Integration 21/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Froud Centre, London Newham ESOL Exchange invites you to explore bridges to integration – activities and services that help ESOL learners, refugees and newly arrived migrants to settle [...] View event
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Ubuntu Storytelling & Healing Workshop 21/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
City of Sanctuary, Sheffield Hope And Dignity Hearth - Ubuntu Arts and Culture Emotional Healing Initiative presents an awareness-raising storytelling workshop about the effects of PTSD on immigrants, and [...] View event
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Ubuntu Food & Fashion Showcase 21/06/2018
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Foodhall, Sheffield A FUSION OF WORLD FOOD WITH FASHION Bringing a fusion of food and fashion to represent the global community of Sheffield, this upgraded event returns [...] View event
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Migration Museum Refugee Week late opening 21/06/2018
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Migration Museum at The Workshop, London Come join us for our Refugee Week late opening! We have a varied evening planned for you: With food from the women at Migrateful, short [...] View event
Notts County Football in the Community (FITC) session at John Carroll 21/06/2018
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
John Carroll Leisure Centre, Nottingham SPORT FITC, in partnership with Nottingham College, runs free weekly football training sessions for student refugees and asylum seekers. Join in to keep fit, make [...] View event
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Stories, Poems & other Conversations by Conversation Club 21/06/2018
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
The Art House, Sheffield Once again this year we celebrate those cultural traditions of storytelling that binds us and what they mean to migrants living in Sheffield. Through folk [...] View event
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Fragments by Single Homeless Project Spacelab 21/06/2018
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield South Yorkshire Move with us on a journey from dystopia into the unknown! Fragments is a physical theatre show that explores the experience of displacement, performed by [...] View event
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Central Airport THF + intro 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BFI, London This visually striking and poignant documentary explores Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport, which is today used as shelter for refugees. View event
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Refugee Week Pub Quiz! 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Blacksmith and the Toffeemaker, Clerkenwell London Have you got anything planned for Refugee Week? Not only will you be able to demonstrate your superior general knowledge and gain bragging rights at [...] View event
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'Refuge or Detention? Challenging the hostile reception of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK' 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Acorn House, 381 Midsummer Boulevard Milton Keynes While each asylum seeker and refugee has an individual story, they share the hope to find a place of hospitality rather than hostility. In this panel, former [...] View event
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The Art of Empowerment 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
New Art Exchange, Nottingham Nottinghamshire FILM AND PANEL DISCUSSION Join us for an inspiring insight into some of the ways that asylum seekers and refugees are using the creative arts [...] View event
Can Here Be Home? 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Television Workshop, 1 Canal Street Nottingham THEATRE Young actors from Nottingham’s BAFTA-winning Television Workshop tell the real stories of refugees from around the world whose journeys have brought them to the [...] View event
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Ilé La Wà 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London, How do you belong to a place that does not see you? Four strangers are about to become collateral damage in the government’s plans to [...] View event
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RAY Benefit Concert at Fufford Arms, York 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fulford Arms, York North Yorkshire Organized in support of Refugee Action York, this night will kick off Refugee Week in York to raise funds and awareness of how RAY aids [...] View event
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Welcome to the UK: Hold on tight it's Borderline! 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield South Yorkshire Wecome! Welcome! Jump on one of our exciting rides! Borderline, one theatre family from eleven different countries has created a beautiful welcoming UK for you! [...] View event
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Creating Connections 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Bangor Castle, Bangor Down A night of Music collaborations reflecting Youth Activisim & Refugee Week Featuring performances and presentations by Millisle Youth Forum, Ami Yares & Janelle Junkin (BuildaBridge [...] View event
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Ensemble Tempus Fugit performs "Calcutta" 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
St Mary’s Church, Brighton Discover 200-year-old British-Indian crossover music through story, song, & puppetry! By 1780, the East India Company had transformed Calcutta into a small English city. Musicians [...] View event
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I am Mehdi Ahmadi 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Gulbenkian Theatre, Hull University, Hull I am Mehdi Ahmadi tells the moving story of a refugee’s jouney to find sanctuary in Hull. View event
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Linton Kwesi Johnson | K.O.G Live 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Abbeydale Picture House, Sheffield Linton Kwesi Johnson was born in 1952 in Chapelton, Jamaica and moved to London in 1963. He is widely regarded as the father of 'dub [...] View event
Moving Stories - UNHCR Refugee Week with Parrabola at Applecart Arts 21/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Applecart Arts, London In collaboration with Parrabola, we present Moving Stories as part of Refugee Week 18-24 June. We will be part of the largest Community Theatre event [...] View event
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Windows of Displacement 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Poplar Union, London Windows of Displacement is a dance theatre show choreographed and performed by Akeim Toussaint Buck, encompassing dance, song and spoken word, exploring diverse identities in [...] View event