We had a really successful quiz last month at the Crooked Well. Massive thank you to everyone who came along and donated so generously – we raised £230! Minds were challenged on anagrams, dog breeds, food and sport. Congratulations to our worthy winners! Below is a list of our very generous raffle sponsors and Read more about Thank you![…]
Yesterday a few LWP members joined the march from Park Lane to Parliament Square in solidarity with refugees. The atmosphere was positive and warm, and we were really pleased to be part of this demonstration of openness and welcome. One of our very own, Aghil, took some great photos of some of the LWP crew, which Read more about Refugees Welcome Here 2016[…]
Some of our visitors will be participating in this great new series of events by Unfinished Business, called Our Journeys. Its aim is to share stories and humanity through storytelling workshops and making and eating food together. For more information see the attached flyer.
A big thank you to our friends Tamsin and Totes for their work welcoming refugees in London. As well as putting on a great fundraising event with Massive Arms, they also made these lovely bags and zines containing messages of welcome, as well as some of the stories our visitors have to tell. “We Welcome Read more about We Welcome You[…]
How far would you go to escape your past? Omar, a charismatic Afghan teenager, is at the precarious juncture of having his refugee status decided, when the arrival of a boy from back home threatens to change everything. Forced into a position where the outcome may be the difference between life and death, his only Read more about Leave to Remain – Film Screening[…]
We had a lovely time at Southwark Refugee Week – meeting other local projects working with refugees, asylum seekers and migrants, drinking some amazing Eritrean coffee, and learning about the coffee ceremony! We took a map and some string, and invited visitors to our stall to trace their journey on the map – it was Read more about Southwark Refugee Week[…]
We want to thank everyone who came and contributed to our one year anniversary celebration on Sunday 18 May. We enjoyed amazing food from around the world, wonderful weather, games, raffles, craft stalls and some wicked music from The Balkanoes and Will Buchanan. It was a great day for friends, old and new, to come Read more about We’re One Year Old![…]