Music collective All Hands on Deck will host a 12-hour DJ set to raise funds for Manchester’s refugee and migrant
A campaign to donate unwanted winter coats has been launched by Care4Calais, a charity working with refugees in France and
Up to seven thousand people have arrived on UK shores this year seeking asylum, according to the latest UNHCR figures.
‘Tears still well up when I say goodbye’: Mancunian sisters relive ‘Voyage of the Damned’ on Holocaust Memorial Day
Sisters Gisela Feldman and Sonja Sternberg were teenagers when they fled Nazi Germany on the SS St.Louis destined for Cuba, but were denied entry and forced back to Europe. Now aged 96 and 93, they share their story which led them to the UK, what it means to be recognised in the 2020 New Year’s Honours List, and why they have dedicated their lives to educate others about the Holocaust.
Last night Muslims from Bosnia, Syria and East Turkestan shared poignant stories of their journeys as refugees and how their lives were transformed by political repression and war.
As with most important issues at the moment, the settlement of refugees in the UK is being overshadowed by Brexit.
From Sudan to Manchester via the Nile… MM discuss life in the North (and queuing for buses) with Bolton refugee
It’s been two decades since Sudanese political activist Yagoub Matar, 49, first became a refugee when escaping the clutches of the one-party, oppressive state of Sudan.
Mention North Korea to anyone and striking images will likely fill their head. Vast military parades through the central square of the nation’s capital.
Coping without Calais: Boxer Stacey Copeland chats to MM about transforming lives in French migrant camps
MM talked to Stacey Copeland, Manchester’s most successful female boxer, about her recent trip to a refugee camp in Calais where she spent a week transforming the lives of child migrants through the power of sport.
Two Sikhs, Three Peaks… Manchester Grammar School cousins take on Welsh mountains for refugee charity
Two Mancunian cousins will take on the Welsh Three Peaks Challenge in aid of refugees this October.
After watching the news and reading stories of the desperate migrant situation in Calais, a Mobberley teacher and mother of four has decided to join the volunteer movement there.