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Belfast volunteer given award by Prime Minister

04 Feb 2016

A Belfast psychosocial trauma consultant who volunteers to help thousands of children cope with trauma has been given an award by Prime Minister David Cameron.

Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteers at work

Syria conference: find a political solution to crisis

04 Feb 2016

Speaking in London today, the head of the ICRC has called for an urgent political solution to the crisis in Syria.

Boxes being unloaded from an aeroplane

Red Cross reaches two million people in Yemen with humanitarian aid

19 Jan 2016

The Red Cross and the Yemeni Red Crescent are providing two million people in Yemen with humanitarian aid through a co-ordinated programme.

Refugees at a Red Cross drop-in centre in Oldham.

Boost for refugees and asylum seekers in Manchester

15 Jan 2016

A new charity partnership will help refugees and asylum seekers living in destitution in Greater Manchester.

Female refugee

Record number of UK asylum seekers destitute

13 Jan 2016

More than 9,000 asylum seekers were left destitute last year and numbers will rise unless changes are made.

Aid delivery in Madaya

Red Cross brings aid to Syrians in Madaya

11 Jan 2016

Red Cross aid workers bring vital food and healthcare to people in beseiged areas of Madaya, Kefraya and Foua in Syria.

A Syrian Arab Red Crescent volunteer carries a flag next to a delivery of food in Aleppo.

Red Cross ready to help besieged areas in Syria

08 Jan 2016

Red Cross aid workers stand ready to bring desperately needed aid to people in besieged areas in Syria.

Richard Tyler (centre) accepts his award for his work as a first aider at the Shoreham air show

Brave Red Cross team awarded after Shoreham air crash

06 Jan 2016

A British Red Cross first aid team who helped people in the aftermath of the Shoreham Air Show has been given a prestigious award.

Flags showing the red cross and red crescent

New Year’s honours for four Red Cross volunteers

31 Dec 2015

We’re very proud to announce that four members of the British Red Cross have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year’s honours list.

A Red Cross 4x4 vehicle and ambulance ready to be deployed to help people affected by floods.

Red Cross teams on standby as Storm Frank approaches

30 Dec 2015

Red Cross teams on standby as Storm Frank threatens further flooding across the UK.


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