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A Red Cross volunteer assists the emergency services and West Sussex commuity during the Selsey school fire

Red Cross supports West Sussex community at Selsey school fire

23 Aug 2016

The British Red Cross has provided much-needed support and refreshment to the West Sussex Fire Service during a fire at a secondary school in Selsey.

The Long Road EP which is raising money for British Red Cross refugee services

Robert Plant signs limited edition records to support our work for refugees

12 Aug 2016

The iconic vocalist Robert Plant has signed eight limited edition records of The Long Road to raise funds for our work.

Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers pack and move food parcels in a warehouse

Syria: crucial aid reaches people suffering in Aleppo

11 Aug 2016

Hundreds of thousands are severely affected by fighting in Aleppo. The Red Cross is helping to provide essential food and other humanitarian aid to vulnerable families.

Muhammad and Amal outside their home

Major success for refugee campaign

09 Aug 2016

Torn Apart campaign sees family reunion guidance revised

A woman out running assesses the situation of a fellow runner who has collapsed

Red Cross encourages an active British public to learn first aid

03 Aug 2016

The British Red Cross has launched Up Your Game – a new campaign to encourage an increasingly active British public to learn first aid.

Fundraiser David Farrow on a mountain to raise money for the British Red Cross Europe Refugee Crisis Appeal

Fundraiser completes epic walk for refugees

02 Aug 2016

The plight of refugees inspired David Farrow to start an incredible fundraising challenge. His quest took him into storms, up mountains – and pushed him to the brink.

A Syrian woman volunteer holds a child of about three years old in her arms and smiles at him

Red Cross treats the psychological toll of conflict in Syria

26 Jul 2016

Last year, the Red Cross and our partners the Syrian Arab Red Crescent gave essential psychological and emotional support to over 9,300 people of all ages.

A group of people practise rescue breaths on dummies during a first aid course

MPs brush up on their first aid skills

18 Jul 2016

The British Red Cross will be in Parliament today to help MPs brush up on their first aid skills.

Red Cross workers distributed relief supplies to a women in an urban area of Ukraine

Ukraine crisis: Red Cross supports people who fled their homes

14 Jul 2016

Fighting in the Ukraine crisis has become more violent. The Red Cross is helping thousands of families with cash grants to buy food and vouchers for other essential supplies.

South Sudan Red Cross out in town

Renewed violence in South Sudan's capital

13 Jul 2016

After fighting broke out in South Sudan’s capital Juba over the weekend, Red Cross staff are beginning to assess the situation there. Armed confrontations have escalated in Juba from Thursday 7 July.


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