News & Appeals

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Amazing Generosity

Thanks to the amazing generosity of our wonderful donors we have just taken delivery of another 250 pairs of...

18.02.17 | Appeals

This is not going away.

This is the biggest refugee crisis of our lifetime. Just across the channel there are thousands in desperate need...

17.02.17 | Appeals

Volunteers Visit Welcome Centres

Last week our great volunteers visited another six welcome centres in various parts of France. It’s easy to forget...

16.02.17 | News


Today, Small Steps Project will be helping us donate gloves to refugees living on the streets of Paris. To show solidarity #withrefugees on Valentine’s...

14.02.17 | News

Refugee Stories

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Samir’s Tragic Story

Samir, 17, thought he was finally about to reach the UK. Now he’s dead. The boys bowed their heads as...

25.01.17 | News

Kamal Adam

We met this young man just after the Jungle was closed and he moved to a CAO, we stayed...

16.12.16 | Refugee Stories

A refugees account of the Calais Detention Centre

Our volunteers visit the Calais detention centre on a daily basis to check in with the refugees who are...

14.11.16 | Refugee Stories

Yousif’s Story

As a volunteer in Calais, people often ask me Why do refugees want to come to the UK, aren’t...

30.09.16 | Refugee Stories

Volunteer Stories

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Hannah’s Story

‘We live in interesting times’. Words I have heard a lot recently, and I don’t know whether to respond...

07.02.17 | Volunteer Stories

Canterbury Volunteers

Hello, love, we are your old-age pensioners volunteer group for the day!” gleefully exclaimed the tall silver-haired bloke who...

16.12.16 | Volunteer Stories


Today I froze, but that was my choice, as I walked through Calais town happy in the knowledge that...

13.12.16 | Volunteer Stories

A volunteer’s Story

Here in Calais it is impossible to ignore the heavy police presence. The police and the CRS (Republican Security Companies)...

06.12.16 | Volunteer Stories

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