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Robert at Portsmouth Red Cross refugee centre

Red Cross disappointed by Portsmouth City Council decision on asylum

14 Oct 2015

Red Cross responds to decision by Portsmouth councillors to request that the city be removed from the list of dispersal areas for asylum seekers.

Red Cross worker helping a migrant

British Red Cross overwhelmed by UK public's generosity towards refugees

12 Oct 2015

English lessons, hundreds of beef sausages and a 40-bedroom hotel in Devon are just some of the items and services the UK public has offered to donate to extend a helping hand to refugees, according to the British Red Cross.

Red Cross volunteers and staff welcome 578 migrants off an Italian Coastguard boat to the port at Messina, Sicily, July 2015.

British Red Cross urges Portsmouth City Council not to turn its back on the vulnerable ahead of asylum seeker vote

13 Oct 2015

The Red Cross is calling on Portsmouth councillors to vote against a plan that would see the city withdraw from a support scheme.