More books about refugees.

Elizabeth Nyamaya – I Am A Girl From Africa The inspiring journey of a girl from Africa whose near-death experience sparked a dream that changed the world. Elizabeth gives a graphic description of her home life, becoming a refugee trying to leave her country, and how she makes a career here. Waheed Arian – In […]

New Season RefuJuice now available to order

Email: Please include: Preferred delivery date:Sunday 11th December am or Wednesday 14th December pm Your contact details: name, address and phone numberPayment method: cash or cheque (on delivery) or onlineNumber required: 3 – £9/Case of 12 – £35 (Min delivered 3) Here are the guys who picked the apples – a fun day out […]

Apple Picking Event – November 19th

Bromsgrove and Redditch Welcomes Refugees (BRWR) are looking for volunteer apple pickers to gather apples to be made into ‘RefuJuice’. This product is sold to support refugee families including those from Ukraine, Afghanistan and Syria. Saturday 19th November: Where: Castle Trump Newent GL18 1LS When: Meet at 9.45am – briefing at 10am finish by 3.30pm […]

Books about Refugees for Adults

People may wonder about Refugees’ journeys here and want to read more. Why do they come? And what happens after they have arrived – are they integrated as successful citizens?  There is a range of books and articles about successful refugees who have either written books themselves or have been interviewed and written about in […]

Catwalk show boosts funds for refugees

Thanks to Bob Jefford for the writeup and photos below: Bromsgrove refugees will be helped in style after a discount fashion show raised more than £1200 for a twin-town support group. The catwalk fund-raiser was organised by Bromsgrove and Redditch Welcomes Refugees, a group of volunteers that provides practical and financial aid to around 30 […]

Refujuice Delivered to your Door

  RefuJuice Delivered Within the Kings Norton/ Barnt Green/Bromsgrove/Alcester area Wednesday 21st September 2022  between 5.30 – 8pm Price: 3 bottles £8.50 (min. order) :Case of 12  £34 Order from our new email address: Please state: number of bottles required Your address including postcode A phone number in case of problems Method of payment: […]

Canal Trips

Four canal trips were organised for the Syrians, Afghans and Ukrainians this summer, each with about 10 refugees and 2 BRWR volunteers. The Pamela May Trust did 2 from Droitwich to Droitwich Marina and the Worcester-Birmingham & Droitwich Canal Society did 2 from Alvechurch to Tardebigge. It was a unique opportunity to introduce the refugees […]

Seventy years ago, the UK signed the Refugee Convention.

Seventy years ago, after the horrors of World War II, the UK signed the Refugee Convention. We gave our commitment to protect people fleeing war and persecution. Since then it has saved hundreds of thousands of lives. Refugee Council – 2 minute film

Fashion Show and Shopping Event

BRWR have teamed up with SOS Charity Fashion Shows to organise a fundraising event at the Bromsgrove Methodist Centre on 1st October. SOS Charity Fashion Shows bring the latest in ladies high street fashion all under one roof, at a fraction of the usual price, which can be bought at the event. BRWR raise funds […]

Bite-Sized Classics – Ukraine Appeal

A fun-filled concert of light classical and popular music for all the family, featuring Alastair and Charlotte Moseley on violin and keyboard St Peters Church Hall Bromsgrove B60 3LU Saturday, July 16th at 3pm. Free admission. Retiring collection for the Ukraine Appeal.

Ukrainian Families Get-Together

“Bromsgrove and Redditch Welcome Refugees” have arranged a get together of families from Ukraine and their hosts at Redi Centre, 54 South Street, Redditch B98 7DQ on Tuesday mornings from 9am – 2pm. Redi Centre had kindly offered BRWR their facilities, and volunteers from Redi Centre help to welcome people too. BRWR hope to do […]

Refujuice Delivered Wednesday 15th June

Would like a delivery of RefuJuice? Delivery day is:Wednesday 15th June between 6 and 8pm You can place an order by emailing Prices remain at:3 for £8.50Case of 12 – £34 Please include: Number of bottles required Name and address A phone number in case of problems Method of payment cash/cheque/online Very many thanks […]