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British Red Cross and Co-operative Group join forces to help tackle social isolation

20 Jul 2015

The Co-operative Group and the Red Cross launch a partnership to help tackle social isolation and loneliness across the UK.

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Watch: Aid worker describes "tragic scene" after hospital attack

20 Jul 2015

A hospital came under attack in South Sudan leading to more than a dozen deaths and the withdrawal of medical staff.

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British Red Cross supports people recovered in Greater Manchester raid

15 Jul 2015

We provide support to women and children after a human trafficking raid by Greater Manchester Police.

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Musician caught up in Tunisia attack releases charity single

13 Jul 2015

Somewhere Over the Rainbow will raise money for the Red Cross

Marie needed our help to reunite with her family.

Legal aid cuts are leaving women and children in danger

08 Jul 2015

A lack of legal support is keeping refugees from their families – and it’s leaving people stranded in dangerous conditions.

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Volunteers provide support as Tunisia victims are repatriated

03 Jul 2015

British Red Cross volunteers will provide emotional support to families as their loved ones’ bodies are repatriated from Tunisia to the UK.

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British Red Cross supporting lorry drivers stuck after Eurotunnel strikes

02 Jul 2015

We've been providing food and water to lorry drivers stuck on the M20.

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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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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.

Boy in a refugee camp in Guinea

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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