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Suchitra Rani teaching cyclone preparedness

Red Cross provides shelter after Cyclone Mahasen

30 Aug 2013

The British Red Cross has given £56,700 from its Disaster Fund to support people who are still affected by the aftermath of May's Cyclone Mahasen.

Louise Hird - Day of Disappeared writing competition winner 2013

Writing winner: ‘I couldn’t believe I’d won’

30 Aug 2013

Budding writer Louise Hird was pleased with the short story she sent in to our writing competition – but was still shocked to win.

Man and woman carry box of aid

Food aid for thousands of Syrians could run out in October

21 Aug 2013

Food aid is in serious danger of running out in some areas of the country due to lack of funding and the length of Syria’s conflict.

An ambulance in Raqqa

Red Cross calls for respect for humanitarian staff and volunteers in Syria

19 Aug 2013

On World Humanitarian Day, the British Red Cross is calling for respect for – and protection of – humanitarian workers in Syria, including volunteers.

Red Cross helps Joanna Rowsell after cycling crash

05 Aug 2013

Red Cross volunteers helped Olympic cyclist Joanna Rowsell after she broke her collarbone in a race in central London.