Events - 23 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
Merz Barn, Ambleside Cumbria View event
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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
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
12:00 am
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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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
Refugee Week Berlin 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
12:00 am
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 - 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
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
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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
‘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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Delicate Shuttle 22/06/2018 - 09/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newcastle City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Previewing on the 22nd June at 6pm D6 will present Delicate Shuttle, a newly commissioned artwork by Henna Asikainen for Newcastle City Library. D6 works with both local [...] View event
Middle Sea 23/06/2018
12:00 am
Hull Paragon Train Station, 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
Refugee World Cup Tournament in Manchester 23/06/2018
12:00 am
Albert Park, Manchester You are invited to participate in the Refugee World Cup, Family Fun Day and Refugee Cultural celebration on Saturday 23 June 2017, at Albert Park [...] View event
Refugees Welcome: Parade for Diversity Placard Making Workshop 23/06/2018
1:00 am - 4:00 pm
ONCA Gallery Brighton, Brigthon East Sussex As part of Gil Mualem Doron: The New Babylonian Exhibition at ONCA Gallery, Brighton visitors are invited to participate in a placard-making workshop in the gallery. The [...] View event
20 Things we Make to Make a Difference 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Diss Wool Shed Methodist Church Rooms, Diss Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers celebrates its 10th birthday and celebrates Refugee Week by displaying 20 things they make to make a difference - from finger [...] View event
ANON, an exhibition of photography by Paul Hill and Maria Falconer 23/06/2018 - 28/07/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
the Photo Space, Ludlow Shropshire Photographers Paul Hill and Maria Falconer volunteered to work with refugees in Greece, helping in a very small way with the refugee crisis. Thanks to [...] View event
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Beyond Borders Closing Party 23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 2:00 am
The Old Library, Theatre Deli, London Join us for a party to celebrate the end of Refugee Week Come to a night where the whole community can come together, meet their [...] View event
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Dorking's First "Seeing Eye-to-Eye" Experiment 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorking Museum and Heritage Centre, Dorking Surrey To build community and foster connection, Saturday 23rd June will see Dorking's first Eye-to-Eye Experiment take place! Based on the success of a worldwide street [...] View event
Ovalhouse Family Day 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ovalhouse, London Ovalhouse Family Day is celebrating Refugee Week! We are inviting families and children to come to Ovalhouse and participate in arts activities including making a [...] View event
Refugee World Cup and Family Fun Day 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Albert Park, Salford Please join us on Saturday 23rd June for the Refugee World Cup and Family Fun day! During this Refugee Cultural Celebration we will have a [...] View event
Sing a song about Refugee 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Christ school india, Chennai India Today we celebrated Refugee week in our school campus , students came up with interesting poem and speech of Refugees View event
Sing for Justice with the Nottingham Clarion Choir 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friends Meeting House, Nottingham Join us in a creative campaigning workshop to share and learn songs to welcome refugees and oppose intolerance, followed by a street performance in Nottingham [...] View event
Taking the City to the Farm 23/06/2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Home Farm, Off Lodge Lane, Nottingham COUNTRYSIDE ACTIVITIES Mojatu Foundation and Farmeco Community Care Farm (FCC) are jointly organising a tree-planting event at Home Farm where over 2300 trees have been [...] View event
Musical Picnic 23/06/2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Symphony Hall Foyer, Birmingham West Midlands A very special Musical Picnic, as we welcome families and children new to Birmingham from around the world to the city and to Symphony Hall [...] View event
Paddington 23/06/2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cinema City, Norwich Kids' Club is aimed at children aged three to twelve. No adult unaccompanied by a child will be admitted. View event
Walk a mile for child refugees 23/06/2018
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cambridge, Cambridge Cambridgeshire Join SOS Children’s Villages UK to Walk a Mile on Saturday, June 23 2018 through Cambridge to show solidarity with child refugees worldwide. Hear expert [...] View event
Art Construct Workshop 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield Working in partnership with art therapy leaders Jon Martyn and Tania Kaczynski , art workshop leaders from New Art Studios, Islington ( A one day [...] View event
Celebrating Refugees • Dathlu Ffoaduriaid 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
The Welfare, Ystradgynlais Powys The Josef Herman Foundation, in partnership with The Royal Cambrian Academy and The Welfare Ystradgynlais, is proud to present: Celebrating Refugees • Dathlu Ffoaduriaid Saturday [...] View event
Culture Kitchen 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bramblebrook Community Centre, Derby Come and cook, socialise, play games, make friends ! Everyone welcome ! View event
Everyday Myths by The Bare Project 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Migration Matters Festival is one of the only festivals in the north of England which creates a platform to champion and bring to the stage [...] View event
Human Bridges 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Manor House, London Dima Karout Art Studio invites you to celebrate Refugee Week at Manor House and discover: 1- Human Bridges, a visual art exhibition that tells the [...] View event
Pitt Fest - What do researchers do all day? 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford Find out about the curatorial process behind Architecture of Displacement, a special exhibition launching at Pitt Rivers Museum in 2019, exploring the many experiences and representations of the [...] View event
Pup-up Performance: The Peacemaker 23/06/2018
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London The super heroes and super villains are at war. Who can stop them? Secret agents? Ninjas?, Soldiers? A King? Can Queen Victoria help? Who is [...] View event
Refugee Week Festival 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Centenary Square, Bradford West Yorkshire This is the culmination of Bradford's Refugee Week celebrations.  It is an outdoor festival, in marquees, in Centenary Square.  There will be a range of [...] View event
Refugees Matter by Dr Jules Holroyd, Univesity of Sheffield 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield South Yorkshire Migration Matters Festival is one of the only festivals in the north of England which creates a platform to champion and bring to the stage [...] View event
Shared Art 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds West Yorkshire Inspired by Natural Selection an exhibition by Andy and Peter Holden, work alongside artist Larna Campbell to use words and pictures to tell us what you [...] View event
Shared Art for Refugee Week 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Leeds City Museum, Leeds, West Yorkshire Drop in 11am-4pm. Come and join in creating art in the central hall of the museum with an artist, as part of Refugee Week. We [...] View event
Storytime and Craft - Different past,shared future. 23/06/2018
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Chichester Library, Belfast Themed storytime and craft session looking at different homes and friendships. Suitable for ages 4-8 View event
The Runner 23/06/2018
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London Nina always thought she loved adventures... She’s always getting herself into scrapes and it’s lucky she’s quick on her feet. But this adventure is different. [...] View event
Burmantofts Gala and Cultural Day 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Oxton Fields, Leeds West Yorkshire Big party, fun, international food stalls, music, drums, belly dancing, stalls and different RCOs activities View event
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Living Library 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Newcastle City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne The Living Library is a library with a twist, where the 'Books' are people and everyone is invited to borrow their stories through conversation! Following [...] View event
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Refugee Week Festival at MAC 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 6:30 pm
MAC Arts, Birmingham West Midlands Live Performances from: 12.00pm - The Refugee Choir Lizzy Cragg (Soprano with Birmingham Opera Company) leads the European Youth Music and the St Chad’s Sanctuary [...] View event
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Sheffield Carnival 2018 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Norfolk Heritage Park, Sheffield South Yorkshire Sheffield Carnival is coming back to Sheffield! Sheffield Carnival 2018 will be a FREE multi-cultural family event with a costume parade, a main stage showcasing [...] View event
Summer fair on Islington Green 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Islington Green, London 12-5pm Saturday 23rd June 2018, Islington Green N1 1QN Speakers include Meg Hillier MP (Hackney South and Shoreditch) and Syrian activist Ahmad al-Rashid (from BBC1’s [...] View event
Swap Shop 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
VERB, Kittiwake Trust Multilingual Library, Newcastle Upon Tyne The return of Swap Shop comes in time to celebrate Refugee Week. Bring something needing a new home and swap for something preloved by others. [...] View event
The Big Union and Festival31 Launch 23/06/2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Black-E, Liverpool Movema and FESTIVAL31 team up to create the Big Union event Saturday 23rd June 2018 12-4pm at The Black-E in Liverpool’s Chinatown with free familiy [...] View event
A Strange New Space 23/06/2018
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield A Strange New Space is an original story using beautiful hand-made puppets, physical theatre and original music to bring one small child’s journey across the [...] View event
Two-day workshop 23/06/2018
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
PlayWorks Nottingham, Nottingham WORKSHOP The workshop involves using clay to explore aspects of the participants’ experience of migration to Nottingham. The two days will involve sharing stories, handling [...] View event
Artist Talk: Nick Ellwood - Between the Lines 23/06/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Artist Nick Elwood talks about his experiences in Calais and his work in the current exhibition ‘The Sea is the Limit’ followed by an opportunity [...] View event
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Coventry Welcomes - Party in the Park - Refugee Week 2018 23/06/2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Primrose Hill Park, Coventry Join Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre and our partners, as we join Coventry’s Refugee Week celebrations with our annual ‘Coventry Welcomes, Party in the Park' [...] View event
How to Make a Home by Art Lingual 23/06/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield How to Make a Home is a performative workshop that leads its participants through an interactive exploration of how we create homes for ourselves, what [...] View event
Sports Taster Day for Women 23/06/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CATCH Harehills, ARK, Leeds Short taster sessions in a variety of sports and physical activities for women only. Including football, exercise bikes, Yoga and more. Children are welcome and [...] View event
Paddington 2 23/06/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP CHILDREN’S FILM Paddington, the world’s favourite refugee bear from deepest darkest Peru, has settled happily into his new home with the Brown family and become [...] View event
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Refugee Week, Garden Party 23/06/2018
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Burnage, Manchester Refugee Week is nearly upon us and we want to celebrate and raise money for Manchester City of Sanctuary. Manchester City of Sanctuary's mission is [...] View event
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ANON Exhibition of Photographs 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Photo Space, Ludlow Shropshire An illustrated talk to accompany photographic exhibition ANON (up till 28th July) by Maria Falconer & Paul Hill that describes their experiences working with refugees [...] View event
Becoming Scheherazade 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield Magic and reality collide as one British Arab navigates the voyages of Sindbad and tries to make sense of his own family’s migration to the [...] View event
House of Fame Exhibition Walkthrough in Arabic 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham GENRE ART/DISCUSSION Join us for a walkthrough of some of the works featured in our House of Fame exhibition, upstairs in the galleries. Come and [...] View event
Ilé La Wà 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 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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Performing Arts Workshop for young people 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Curve, Slough Berks In honour of Refugee week, join us for a performing arts workshop for young people aged 12-16. Put yourself in others shoes and join workshop [...] View event
Picnic in the Park - In conjunction with The Great Get Together 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham In collaboration with the Great Get Together, City of Sanctuary, Restore and Amnesty we are having a free picnic in the park for anyone who would like [...] View event
Refugee Week 2018 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
London Strand, London South Yorkshire this is the week that was set aside to promote the importance of refugees in the world. Zimbabwe Association will host an out door event [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 23/06/2018
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
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
Jeu de piste Lille 23/06/2018
2:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Maison des associations, Lille 59000 Samedi 23 juin, SINGA Hauts de France organise un grand jeu de piste : découvrez la ville de Lille en vous amusant ! Nous vous [...] View event
Different pasts, shared future: Children's art exhibtion 23/06/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
York Mosque, York North Yorkshire View event
World Food Cafe 23/06/2018
2:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Foundry House, Pembroke Pembrokeshire Pop in to enjoy world food, live music, short films about the refugee experience, find out what's happening to support refugees in Pembrokeshire and be [...] View event
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Nanjing 23/06/2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shakespeare’s Globe, London London Synopsis Nanjing is a monologue about identity, dispossession, and the consequences of war. It’s a story that is simultaneously delicate and epic. Written and performed [...] View event
Migration Matters: Queens of Syria 23/06/2018
3:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Showroom Cinema, Sheffield South Yorkshire *TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!* Dir: Yasmin Fedda / 2014 / Jordan / 70 mins / Documentary Queens Of Syria tells the story of fifty women from [...] View event
Dear Home Office: Still Pending by Phosphoros Theatre 23/06/2018
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield After the sell-out success and Amnesty Freedom of Expression Award nomination for Dear Home Office; Phosphoros Theatre’s second play continues to bring the unseen stories [...] View event
Mafwa Theatre present: “Women of Power” 23/06/2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Howard Assembly Rooms, Leeds An event to showcase and celebrate “Women of Power”, the drama Mafwa Theatre has created together in the last few months. The women will present [...] View event
The Joy of Gospel: A Gospel Choir Workshop 23/06/2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hurtado Jesuit Centre, LONDON To celebrate Refugee Week, the JRS UK Gospel choir will lead a workshop - sharing their joy and knowledge of singing. The choir will be [...] View event
Lucky Ping-Pong Dragon Karaoke 23/06/2018
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield Should/How we consume our identity? A performance event with 4 east-Asia performance artists and 8 performances responding to; Should we consume our identity? and How [...] View event
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Nanjing 23/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Shakespeare’s Globe, London London Synopsis Nanjing is a monologue about identity, dispossession, and the consequences of war. It’s a story that is simultaneously delicate and epic. Written and performed [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - Music Behind Barbed Wire 23/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester Greater Manchester Join us for a unique classical music performance, part of the HLF-funded Warth Mills Internment Camp Project. Norbert Meyn and his Ensemble Émigré present and [...] View event
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Womens' Dabke Class (Women Only) 23/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
School House Cafe, Cheltenham Gloucestershire A one hour lesson dedicated to teaching locals the art of Dabke dancing. For cultural tact and sensitivity reasons, this event is available to women [...] View event
Ilé La Wà 23/06/2018
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 presents: #AlliesInArt for Refugee Week 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Poplar Union, London Play for Progress present a night of music from their Allies In Arts project, raising funds and awareness of their continuing support of young refugee [...] View event
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Refugee Week Exhibition 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall, Ashtead Surrey Come and see how refugees and migrants have contributed to Britain: how they have taught us new skills, entertained and inspired us, fought for our [...] View event
Songs for Migration 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The GAP, Birmingham Come and have a jig as we celebrate Refugee Week! We're also nearing the end of our project, Children in Movement*, so we thought we [...] View event
A Performance Desperately in Need of an Audience 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 8:25 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield A Performance Desperately in Need of an Audience is a tale as bittersweet as exile itself, set on a war-torn shore where attempts at pursuing [...] View event
Film Screening " Fire at Sea" by Gianfranco Rossi 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Royal Manor Theatre, Portland Dorset Join us to watch two films that explore place, identity and migration. "Fire at Sea" is a documentary by Gianfranco Rossi, described by the Guardian [...] View event
Fundraising Gig with the Award Winning Acoustic Duo Chapin-Wickwar 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Penylin’s Wee Irish Cafe Bar, Carlisle Cumbria Refugee Fundraiser - Sat 23rd June - 7:30 pm To mark Refugee Week CRAG is doing a Fundraising gig with the award winning acoustic duo [...] View event
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7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
TARA THEATRE, LONDON Watch new plays by some of Britain’s top playwrights and help us mark Refugee Week and raise funds for the UN refugee agency (UNHCR). Off [...] View event
Sounds For Syria 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Conway Hall, London The London Syrian Ensemble are a collective of some of the Damascus Conservatoire’s finest musicians, now based in the UK, and Conway Hall have donated [...] View event
Stand for Humanity - World Refugee Week 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
All hallows on the wall, LONDON STAND FOR HUMANITY SUMMER EDITION IS CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF WORLD REFUGEE WEEK! The Stand for Humanity movement began at the end of 2016, inspired [...] View event
Moving Stories - Chester 23/06/2018
7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
Chester Little Theatre, Chester Cheshire CHESTER LITTLE THEATRE presents an intimate performance of short plays, sketches and poetry in response to the global refugee crisis. Part of 'the largest Community [...] View event
Nottingham Refugee Week Finale Celebration 23/06/2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham MUSIC / WORKSHOP / ART / FOOD Join us in the Café.Bar (downstairs) for this year’s finale celebration featuring live music, art, snacks and an [...] View event
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Panel Discussion: 'Whither Would You Go?' The Global Importance of Imagination and Empathy 23/06/2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Shakespeare’s Globe, London London ‘Imagination and empathy: with knowledge and information at our fingertips, does the power of imagination and empathy have a place in our Global Community, and [...] View event
Migration Matters Festival Closing Party 23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
8:30 pm - 2:00 am
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Eat, Dance and Celebrate as we end the Refugee Week programme with a rhythmic, spirited night of performances and spinning decks. Following a 7.30pm performance [...] View event