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Meal distributions

Yesterday the French government began its distribution of meals to refugees in Calais. Although 350 meals were prepared only...

07.03.18 | News

10,000 Belgians March for Migrants’ Rights in Brussels

This is a heartening example of proud humanity that we can follow on 17 March in London 10,000 Belgians...

04.03.18 | News

Medics help a young boy

Today was miserable; it poured with rain all day. We distributed rain ponchos, power banks, hoodies and t-shirts (brand...

04.03.18 | News

Extreme weather warning

URGENT APPEAL: Extreme weather warning There are at least 500 refugees sleeping outside on the streets of Calais and...

28.02.18 | News

Surviving freezing temperatures

With temperatures in northern France plummeting to -10, and the next two days set to be the coldest yet,...

26.02.18 | News

Emergency distributions

Imagine sleeping outside in these conditions? We have been told to expect nighttime temperatures of -8 across northern France...

23.02.18 | News

Jeans and jogging bottoms urgently needed

This weekend our fabulous team of volunteers distributed over 400 pairs of jeans and jogging bottoms in the freezing...

18.02.18 | News

A fun afternoon in the French children’s centre

We had a fun and relaxed afternoon at the French children’s centre – laughing our way past language issues...

14.02.18 | News

Refugees Welcome Bloc at the March Against Racism

Please join us on 17 March in London and show that the UK cares about refugees all over the...

07.02.18 | News

Refugees cross Italian Alps in -19C

We followed the refugees up into the snowy Italian Alps, to the place where many now try to cross...

31.01.18 | News

Life in Ventimiglia

This weekend we went to Ventimiglia on the French/Italian border, where many refugees find themselves stranded since France tightened...

29.01.18 | News

The ‘Sandhurst treaty’ – false hope?

Has the new agreement between Macron and May created false hope at the Calais border? The new ‘Sandhurst Treaty’,...

27.01.18 | News

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