Poem – Refugees by Brian Bilston

Read top-to-bottom as normal, his piece says refugees “are not welcome here”, calls on them to “go back to where they came from” and says “a place should only belong to those who are born there”. But the poet adds a small request at the end of his poem: “Now read from bottom-to-top”. And the […]

The Transports – A Tale of Exile & Migration

The Artrix, Bromsgrove, Wednesday 17th January 2018 at 8pm. Come and see the Transports,  a diverse array of British folk musicians, performing a tale of exile and migration. Included is the Parallel Lives project, which gathers local stories of migration from across Britain, tales of people who’ve left or arrived there. They may be centuries […]

The Sponsor Refugees Project

Go to the Sponsor Refugees website to find out about Sponsor Refugees, a project of Citizens UK. From their email to BRWR: “In the early new year, 20 refugee families will have arrived through the community sponsorship programme, but we need to do more! You can support us by considering becoming a sponsor yourselves, joining our landlords […]

Last Men in Aleppo

Click link below then the link in the next page, add your postcode, read the stats, then watch the film at the bottom of the page. If Syria happened in your area  

Notice of our Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Monday 30th October. 7.30pm start. The Redi Centre, Ipsley Street, Redditch. B98 7DQ Never been before? We suggest you visit their website for directions: Click here for Redi Centre directions Come along and find out more about BRWR, and how you can get involved. If you are interested in standing as a Committee member, then […]