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
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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Tapestry - Refugee Photography Exhibition 24/05/2018 - 24/06/2018
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La Tour Cycle Cafe, Ipswich Suffolk A refugee photography project and exhibition with award-winning photographer Gillian Allard for the PhotoEast Festival 2018, exploring the theme of 'belonging' with a group of [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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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
Refugee Week in Australia 07/06/2018 - 06/07/2018
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Refugee Week in Australia, Sydney Events calendar: Events calendar: About Taken from Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate [...] View event
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Postcards for Peace 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery, Norwich Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery will be hosting an exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by New Routes, Norwich International Youth Project and Makers [...] View event
Postcards for Peace exhibition 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Gallery, Norwich Norfolk Exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by refugees and asylum seekers living in Norfwich from workshops at New Routes and Norwich International Youth [...] View event
The legacy of the Entartete Kunst: Kurt Schwitters in Britain 1938 - 2018 14/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dance House, Cardiff National Theatre Wales’ and Quarantine’s extraordinary new show invites its audience into a conversation about language with performer Jonny Cotsen – a performance built out [...] 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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Idol 15/06/2018 - 21/06/2018
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Depot cinema, Lewes East Sussex Gaza. Synonymous to so many with conflict, destruction and despair but to Mohammed Assaf, and his sister Nour, Gaza is their home and their playground. [...] View event
Refugee Festival Scotland 15/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Across Scotland, Glasgow Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugees make to life in Scotland – the food and drink, music and poetry, dance, visual art and ideas [...] View event
   Refugee Week 2018 events in Brighton by Euro-Mernet 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Euro-Mernet, Brighton Euro-Mediterranean Resources Network (Euro-Mernet) is a not-for-profit, independent, non-aligned and non-partisan regional organisation. We specialise in news and information gathering, strategic research, publishing, broadcasting and [...] 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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Derby Refugee Week - see brochure for details of 20 events this week 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Upbeat Communities, Derby 20 events in Derby - for full programme see brochure here View event
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Refugee Week in Cambridge 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Cambridge Refugee Week, Cambridge A series of events across the city - full brochure below. Saturday 16th June 2:00 pm Flamsteed Rd, Cambridge, CB1 3QU Rustat Neighbourhood Association and [...] View event
Refugee Week in Granada (Spain) 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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La Bolina, Grenada No Categories View event
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Refugee Week in Plymouth 16/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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Plymouth Refugee Week, Plymouth Come and join us for a wonderful week of events celebrating the contribution of refugees to our society. A welcome is offered to everyone to [...] View event
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The Jungle 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Playhouse Theatre, London Following universal critical acclaim, and direct from a sold-out run at the Young Vic, the National Theatre and Young Vic co-production with Good Chance Theatre of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s The Jungle, directed by Stephen [...] View event
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The Jungle 16/06/2018 - 03/11/2018
7:30 pm - 10:15 pm
Playhouse Theatre, London Following universal critical acclaim, and direct from a sold-out run at the Young Vic, the National Theatre and Young Vic co-production with Good Chance Theatre of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s The Jungle, directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin, transfers [...] View event
Refugee Week events in Dublin 17/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week events, Dublin World Refugee Week runs from June 18 to 24 and there are a number of events taking place next week which will help explore [...] 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
Auschwitz...recaptured. Photographic exhibition 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Ardoyne Library, Belfast Antrim Photographer David J Campbell experiences Auschwitz and Birkenau invoking a strong and powerful reaction which is captured through the camera lens. View event
Book Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Waterstones, Norwich Come into the store during the week to see a selection of books celebrating refugees and their contribution to literature and culture. View event
Make them visible - Photographic Exhbition 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim The exhibition feature images from South Sudan by World Press Photo award winner Kieran Doherty, whose family is originally from Belfast. Doherty said: “Behind each photo [...] 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 2018, Journeys Festival International invites you to MIGRATE. MIGRATE is a Unicef NextGen exhibition presenting new photography exploring global migration by eight international [...] View event
Musuem without a home 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Brownlow Library, Craigavon Armagh This award winning exhibition is designed to promote solidarity with refugees and other migrants, Museum without a Home is an ‘Exhibition of Hospitality’ which showcases [...] View event
New Routes Art Club Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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North, Norwich Pop into North all week to see some of the artwork produced by participants at New Routes' weekly art club. View event
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Refugee Week @ Elangeni 18/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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Elangeni School, Amersham Buckinghamshire View event
Refugee Week Berlin 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Berlin – various, Berlin Refugee Week Berlin runs in parallel to and shares much in common with Refugee Week UK. The goals are to facilitate connections, to share their experiences with [...] View event
Refugee Week in Blackburn with Darwen 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week Blackburn with Darwen, Blackburn with Darwen Lots of events across Refugee Week! Full programme:   View event
Refugee Week in Northern Ireland 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week in Northern Ireland, Belfast Events listed below for Refugee Week 2018 in Northern Ireland View event
Refugee Week in Wales 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week Wales, Cardiff In response to the Refugee Week UK theme of celebrating 20 years of Refugee Week, the Welsh Refugee Council’s art programme – Gwneud Noddfa – [...] View event
Refugee Week Sunderland 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Sunderland Refugee Week, Sunderland A series of events across Refugee Week. No Categories View event
Sing Up for Refugees! 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Grey’s Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear Each year an impromptu singing group meets up in Newcastle upon Tyne city centre for Refugee Week, and sings to raise awareness about refugees. We [...] View event
Stockton Refugee Week 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Stockton Refugee Week, Stockton Free events in Stockton to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Refugee Week! 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
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
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
International Food at the Mitre 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Mitre, Norwich Internationally flavoured food will be served at The Mitre throughout the week, all inspired by local sanctuary seekers. View event
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International Cakes at Sanctuary Coffee Stop 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sanctuary Coffee Stop, Norwich Saint Thomas Trust and English+ will be at the Sanctuary Coffee Stop serving international cakes during Refugee Week so come along and try something new! View event
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Menu Specials at Kinda Cafe 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kinda Cafe, Norwichch Kinda Cafe will be serving menu specials all week, so pop in to sample food from around the world and learn more about the diverse [...] View event
Menu Specials at Ravenscroft Cafe 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ravenscroft Cafe, Norwich Ravenscroft Café will be serving menu specials throughout Refugee Week that are inspired by Refugee Week! Come along to sample great food and learn more [...] View event
Pop-up-pop-out at the Amnesty Shop 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Amnesty Bookshop, York Organised by York Amnesty Group. Pop out from King's Square along Goodramgate to Monkbar looking out for the yellow Amnesty posters popping up in shop [...] View event
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Menu Specials at Ancestor's Coffee 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ancestor’s Coffee, Norwich Ancestor's Coffee will be featuring a special menu all week with a focus on Ethiopian origin. Come and enjoy 2-3 dishes paired with coffee from [...] View event
Auction for Action 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Online Auction, Online Auction Auction for Action Auction for Action is an online Instagram auction event taking place during Refugee Week (18th-24th June) led by Kings Heath Action for [...] 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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Menu Specials at North 19/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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North, Norwich Norfolk Pop along to North during Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials and learn more about the diverse regions of the world refugees [...] View event
Menu Specials Frank's Bar 19/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Frank’s Bar, Norwich Come along to Frank's Bar during refugee week to sample some Refugee Week inspired menu specials and to learn more about the diverse regions of [...] 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
My dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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
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
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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A Chapter in my life 20/06/2018 - 04/07/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Huguenot Museum, Rochester We have partnered with Kent Refugee Action Network to create a series of prints in response to a chapter in our lives. Through the exploration [...] View event
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
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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The New Babylonians 20/06/2018 - 25/06/2018
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ONCA Gallery Brighton, Brigthon East Sussex In the exhibition The New Babylonian Gil Mualem-Doron presents several socially engaged art projects, some of which were exhibited previously at the Tate Modern, Liverpool [...] View event
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
Speaking silence: Sri Lanka's Disappeared 21/06/2018
12:00 am
Chapel Royal, Brighton Presented by Brighton and Hove Freedom from Torture supporting survivors of torture as a part of Refugee Week 2018. Join us for an informal evening [...] View event
''Walk of Solidarity'' with Garforth Refugee Group 21/06/2018
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
St Benedict’s RC Church car park, Leeds An event symbolising solidarity with asylum seekers and refugees across the world. An 11 mile symbolic walk in solidarity with asylum seekers and refugees across [...] View event
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Photography by Ania Ready: CROSSING BORDERS - to Calais and Back 21/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Bartholomew Rooms, Witney Oxfordshire A photographic exhibition by Ania Ready Hosted by Refugees Welcome in Eynsham as part of Refugee Week This exhibition is Ania’s personal story of a [...] 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
Plaster Casting Workshops with Eva Mileusnic 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Oak House, Leeds Refugee Council are hosting Left Bank’s Plaster Caster Workshop with Eva Mileusnic at Oak House. Open to all refugees and asylum seekers. To book, contact [...] View event
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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Refugee Council and Left Bank Leeds hosting ''Free Plaster Casting workshops'' 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2nd Floor, Oak House, Leeds 'Left Bank's Plaster Casting Workshops with Eva Mileusnic'. All asylum seekers and refugees welcome for a free plaster casting workshop. Learn the basics of casting [...] View event
Share the Journey - Walk 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cardiff Bay, Cardiff In support of Pope Francis’ campaign Share the Journey we are inviting our supporters to join us for a walk around Cardiff Bay on Thursday 21 June [...] View event
Strangers in Our Midst 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Strangers’ Hall, Norwich Strangers' Hall has strong links with the 16th Century refugee community in Norwich. Visit the museum to find out about more about them and the [...] View event
‘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
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
Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell 21/06/2018
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell, Norwich Meet local weavers, see them working on Norwich's last jacquard loom and learn something of the refugee heritage of the city. View event
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
Community Lunch 21/06/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bridge Plus+, Norwich Join the Bridge Plus+ team and service users to sample delicious food from various countries. You will have the opportunity to find out more about [...] 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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Refugee Week 20th Birthday Celebration 21/06/2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham Partnership with CSB, Near Neighbours & BMAG Performances from: Writers Without Borders - spoken word by WWB a group of writers from diverse backgrounds Sister's [...] View event
Talk - What’s it like to be a refugee or an asylum seeker in Europe? 21/06/2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Attenborough Seminar Room 111, University of Leicester, Leicester Emma McNamara to talk about her experience of working in a camp and Rosemary from Nigeria to talk about her experience of seeking refuge in [...] View event
8 Borders, 8 Days Film Screening 21/06/2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Institute of Criminology, Cambridge Please join The Centre for the Study of Global Human Movement and The Cambridge Migration Society for a screening of the award-winning documentary film ‘8 [...] View event
ALM/MRSN BBQ 21/06/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Asylum Link Merseyside, Liverpool It's the annual BBQ View event
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
Stepping into Diversity Workshop 21/06/2018
1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Strabane Library, Strabane Steppinginto Diversity Workshop a Dare to Lead change project. View event
First Aid training 21/06/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Leeds Refugee Forum, Leeds Free First Aid training for community leaders and volunteers 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
Meet Our World’s Super Kickers 21/06/2018
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Clyde Community Hall, Glasgow Come and join Migrant Help Scotland to celebrate the Year of Young People with our super kickers. Enjoy a friendly mini football tournament, take part [...] View event
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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Refugee Mental Health Matters 21/06/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
The Annex, Norwich Please book with There will be a film and discussion between mental health practitioners of the Wellbeing Service and members of the public, with [...] 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
Space4U anniversary party 21/06/2018
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Trinity Centre, Cardiff Space4U are having a celebratory 10th anniversary party! It will be an Open evening from 4:30pm - 7:00pm. There will be light refreshments, a 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
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
Screening and Q&A: In Another Life 21/06/2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London During Refugee Week, Between Borders and the Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre will be launching a new collaborative series 'Displaced: Trauma and Resilience in Crises' [...] View event
'Signs of Welcome' workshop 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Migration Museum at The Workshop, London Running as part of an evening of drop-in actvities at The Migration Museum: Come and join our ‘Signs of Welcome’ free, fun, thoughtful & creative [...] View event
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Asylum Archive 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Basic Space, Dublin Basic Space is delighted to present the Asylum Archive; an Archive of Asylum and Direct Provision in Ireland by Vukasin Nedeljkovic, as part of Refugee [...] View event
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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Migration Museum Refugee Week late opening 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Migration Museum at The Workshop, London Join the Migration Museum for a special Refugee Week 2018 late opening on Thursday 21 June, featuring food from refugee chefs, performances, presentations, a chance [...] 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
Relaunching Reconnect to support refugees into higher education 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Something to Declare 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Platform Southwark, London LGBTIQ+ refugees and asylum seekers are repeatedly denied control over their self-expression: both limited by the dangers of persecution at home, yet required to perform [...] View event
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Thursday Lates: Journeys 2018, Refugee Week Take Over 21/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Whitworth, Manchester ArtReach and Journeys 2018 are hosting a unique takeover of the Whitworth Thursday Lates, eclectic late-night openings. The event celebrates 20 years of Refugee Week [...] View event
Interactive Workshop for Refugee Week 21/06/2018
6:15 pm - 8:45 pm
YMCA International Community Centre, Nottingham Family friendly, upbeat activities delivered by a team including refugees and people seeking asylum. Learn skills to welcome diversity and include English learners. Celebrate Refugees [...] View event
'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
Calais Children : Film screening and Q&A with director, Sue Clayton 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Art House, Southampton Calais Children: A Case To Answer is a film and live campaign by Sue Clayton. It is a compelling 62-minute film following the scandal of [...] View event
Middle Sea 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Gulbenkian Theatre, Hull University, Hull Platform 1 presents Middle Sea: in a packing crate in the middle of the sea people seeking sanctuary share their stories. Where have they come [...] View event
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Protesting For Diversity & other works - Gil Mualem-Doron, an artist talk + Live music by Jamal Alsakka at ONCA Gallery 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
ONCA, Brighton East Sussex In The New Babylonian Gil Mualem-Doron presents several socially engaged art projects, some of which were exhibited previously at the Tate Modern, Liverpool Museum and [...] View event
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
WeWork #WithRefugees 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
WeWork, London When: 21 June 2018, 18:30 - 21:00 Where: WeWork Waterhouse Square, 138 Holborn, London, EC1N 2SW What: On the 20th Anniversary of Refugee Week, join UNHCR and WeWork [...] View event
WILDFLOWER x Ghost Notes x So Vegan x Help Refugees Supper Club 21/06/2018
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
WILDFLOWER, 95A Rye Lane In aid of Reguee Week, Wildflower, Ghost Notes, So Vegan and Help Refugees are teaming up for a special one-off evening in South London, uniting people [...] View event
'Remember Baghdad' Film Screening 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jewish Museum, London Remember Baghdad is the untold story of Iraq, an unmissable insight into how the country developed through the eyes of the Jews, Iraq’s first wave [...] 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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Film Screening - The Other Side of Hope 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Swan, Cheltenham Gloucestershire A film released last year about a poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman who befriend a group of refugees newly arrived to Finland. Discussion to [...] View event
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Gulwali Passarlay 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Christ Church, Skipton SKIPTON REFUGEE SUPPORT GROUP Annual General Meeting Thursday 21st June - 7pm Christ Church - Skipton Featuring a talk & book signing by Gulwali Passarlay [...] View event
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Human Flow screening 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ipswich Film Theatre, Ipswich Suffolk A special Refugee Week screening at Ipswich's independent cinema of Ai Weiwei's haunting documentary film exploring the global refugee situation. View event
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
Play for Progress Panel: Uniting the Arts in Solidarity with Vulnerable Refugee Communities 21/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hospital Club, London Play for Progress is determined to unite the arts industry in solidarity with refugees and streamline the volunteer effort to make integration and combating isolation [...] 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
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
Celebrate Eid 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Al-Ikhlas Centre, Cardiff Celebrate Eid @ Al-Ikhlas In honour of Refugee Week Al-Ikhlas Welcomes all newcomers to Cardiff. Join us and all the local community to celebrate Eid [...] 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
Ely Refugee Week Quiz Night 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Kings Arms, Ely, Ely Cambridgeshire 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
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
Open Meeting for Community Sponsorship in Eaton 21/06/2018
7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
St Andrew’s Church, NORWICH Norfolk 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