Refugees Welcome march planned for 17 September

Refugee Council blueSave the date:  Last September, the image of three year old Alan Kurdi’s body on a Turkish beach horrified the world. 100,000 of us marched in London in response to tell our government that we want to welcome refugees in the UK, and to stop the drowning.

Since then, thousands more terrified and desperate refugees, including hundreds of children, have lost their lives trying to reach safety in Europe.

This September, world leaders will meet to discuss the refugee crisis at two crucial summits. This is the biggest opportunity of 2016 to show our Government and the world that Britain is ready to welcome more refugees.

That’s why we’ll be taking to London’s streets once again this September. We want to send a strong #RefugeesWelcome message to our Government. Continue reading “Refugees Welcome march planned for 17 September”