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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 

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Download our app to get instant alerts about severe weather near you.

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Volunteer in your community this summer

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

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Syria: essential aid reaches people from besieged areas

A group of people including a mother and baby stand at the door of a Red Crescent vehicle to collect supplies
27 Jun 2016

Every day, malnourished children and their families flee from fighting. Red Cross food parcels are a lifeline.

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Tweets from the British Red Cross

Watch now: "smiling is the best way to say welcome"

Two young refugee girls hugging and smiling

Budding refugee-directors created fantastic stop motion animation for Refugee Week.

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Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

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