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Support line launched for Britons after Tunisia attacks

30 Jun 2015

The British Red Cross has launched a support line to help those affected by the violent attack at a tourist resort in Tunisia.

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"I used tablecloths to treat wounded in Tunisia"

29 Jun 2015

As we launch a helpline for people affected by the attacker, holidaymaker Brian reveals how he helped victims

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Rush to help survivors after Tunisia attack

29 Jun 2015

Specially trained volunteers are in Tunisia helping British nationals after an attack that killed dozens of people.

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Historic Land Rover to raise cash for Red Cross

22 Jun 2015

We've helped a record-breaking motor roll off the production line.

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Refugee numbers are highest since records began

19 Jun 2015

A UN report has revealed that more people are on the move than ever before, as major conflicts around the world continue to escalate.

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Journalist wins top award for great refugee reporting

19 Jun 2015

The filmmaker Iva Radivojevic has won a prestigious award for her piece on refugees – setting the bar high for future reporting on asylum.

People in Leer wait for a Red Cross airdrop

Watch: “We are living in the bush… nothing is okay”

17 Jun 2015

Hundreds of thousands of people in South Sudan face starvation unless urgent action is taken.

Kindness and Ayman meet up for Refugee Week

Top musicians team up with refugees on new album

15 Jun 2015

Some of the country’s most cutting-edge talent have signed up to make a concept album – based on the real-life stories of refugees and asylum seekers.

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Honorary gong for first aider Joe and volunteers

12 Jun 2015

Staff, volunteers and our resident first aid supremo, Joe Mulligan, have been recognised in the Queen's honours.

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Red Cross boss visits Nepal to help plan for earthquake recovery

09 Jun 2015

A key Red Cross conference is taking place in the capital Kathmandu.

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Red Cross helps migrants found locked in lorries in Essex

05 Jun 2015

Red Cross volunteers are helping 68 migrants found locked in lorries at a port in Essex.