Refugee Week: True life experiences from the event at St Augustine’s

This year’s Refugee Week theme was Healing. At St.Augustine’s centre, a place that works to help and support refugees, on Tuesday June 21st, we had the privilege to hear from two people who had arrived here as refugees. The thoughts expressed in this article do not necessarily express the views of North Halifax Partnership. How strong … Continue reading Refugee Week: True life experiences from the event at St Augustine’s

Refugee Week 2022 : Halifax Friendly vs St Augustine’s 0-1

The much anticipated match between Halifax Friendly and St Augustine’s to kick off Refugee Week 2022 ended with a victory over penalty shoot for St. Augustine’s. There was a good turnout of attendees and there even was a drone filming the match! Emotions ran high both for the players and the support. We saw intense … Continue reading Refugee Week 2022 : Halifax Friendly vs St Augustine’s 0-1

Refugee Week 20-26 June 2022 : Events Near You

This Year’s Refugee Week theme is Healing.   Please take a look at the following Refugee Week events happening near you. There are all week long events, online events and localised events to take place. Full List of Refugee Week 2022 events Local Refugee Week events Friday June 17th: Football Match at Beech Hill Come see … Continue reading Refugee Week 20-26 June 2022 : Events Near You

Stand and Be Counted – A refugee week Here I Am performance

Here I Am is a collaboration between Artworks, Northern Broadsides and SBC Theatre, and offers a series of creative projects happening across June to celebrate community spirit across Calderdale: proudly a Valley of Sanctuary. Join SBC Theatre at 2pm on Saturday 20th June live on Zoom to celebrate connectivity, community and culture in this short, playful performance … Continue reading Stand and Be Counted – A refugee week Here I Am performance

Refugee Week 2020 events across Calderdale

Refugee Week, the UK’s largest festival celebrating the contribution of refugees, will take place between 15 and 21 June 2020. Refugee Week 2020, which has the theme ‘Imagine’, will be the first time the week has been held as a virtual festival. For over two decades, Refugee Week has brought together people of all backgrounds … Continue reading Refugee Week 2020 events across Calderdale

Dance Your Socks Off to Start Refugee Week!

To start off Refugees Week 19 – 25 June St Augustine’s have organised a ‘Dance Your Socks Off’  kind of evening on Friday 16 June 19:30 – 23:00 at Pellon Social Club, Moor End Road, Halifax. The fantastic Peace Works band will be playing at this Ceilidh in aid of St Augustine’s Centre! There will be food, … Continue reading Dance Your Socks Off to Start Refugee Week!