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Aviva celebrates its first year in partnership with the British Red Cross

17 Feb 2017

The charity partnership, launched in February last year, celebrates its first twelve months of helping communities prepare for and respond to disasters in the UK and overseas.

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Asylum destitution on the rise - British Red Cross

03 Feb 2017

Thousands of refugees and asylum seekers are being left destitute in Britain, according to British Red Cross figures

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British Red Cross volunteers on standby to respond to floods across the east coast

13 Jan 2017

British Red Cross staff and volunteers across the east coast of England are preparing to respond to a storm surge

British Red Cross helps bridge the gap between hospital and home

09 Jan 2017

The British Red Cross in Plymouth has boosted its usual Support at Home service to help alleviate pressures

British Red Cross appoints former Guardian Digital Editor Polly Curtis as new Director of Media

05 Jan 2017

The British Red Cross is pleased to announce the appointment of Polly Curtis to the position of Director of Media

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Lonely Life Stages: New study reveals triggers for loneliness epidemic in the UK

08 Dec 2016

New in-depth study by the Co-op and the British Red Cross reveals epidemic levels of loneliness and social isolation in the UK

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British Red Cross volunteer takes on Top to Toe Cumbria challenge one year on from Storm Desmond

28 Nov 2016

A volunteer for the British Red Cross will take on a four-day challenge across Cumbria to raise money for the charity in the county.

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Busy few days for Red Cross emergency volunteers as Storm Angus causes chaos in South Wales

22 Nov 2016

A team of Red Cross emergency response volunteers have had a busy few days as Storm Angus swept across South Wales.

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Eritrea is top country of origin for destitute refugees and asylum seekers, says British Red Cross

17 Nov 2016

Hundreds of Eritrean nationals who have come to the UK fleeing persecution are being left destitute, according to British Red Cross figures

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British Red Cross volunteers in the North mark Remembrance Day

10 Nov 2016

Several volunteers from across the North will be among those representing the British Red Cross at Remembrance Day events across the country this weekend.



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