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British Red Cross

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Find your nearest Red Cross services and events.

  • Health & support services 
  • Fundraising event 
  • First aid course 

    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

  • Charity shop 

    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

  • Red Cross office 

The Red Cross and the NHS: a history of helping

A woman in a Red Cross uniform and another in an NHS uniform.

The Red Cross has a long history working within health and social care. Join us on a journey through the years.

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Volunteer in your community

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Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for you and your community.

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Choose an adventure for 2017

The Great Wall of China

Join us to trek the Great Wall of China, cycle in Cambodia or walk Offa's Dyke.

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Together at last

Khaled holds son

The powerful story of a father's love for his son.

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Yemen Crisis Appeal

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 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis