29 April 2020

British Red Cross has set up a free phone line to help people facing a range of issues due to coronavirus and the lockdown period.

16 April 2020

Keep talking about what you are going through with family, friends and neighbours – speaking to people always helps. Stay connected via e-mail, social media, video conference and telephone.

15 April 2020

Get the latest updates on the response to the current coronavirus outbreak from the British Red Cross and wider Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

30 March 2020

The call for volunteers issued by the Scottish Government today, urges people to sign up with the British Red Cross to help those most in need in their communities during the coronavirus outbreak...

28 March 2020

The British Red Cross has today welcomed the announcement that, in response to the ongoing COVID-19 emergency, the Home Office will immediately halt all evictions from asylum accommodation...

17 March 2020

We’re focussing all our efforts to protect the most vulnerable people in the UK right now, so we’re upset to have to write this. We’re really troubled to hear that people are claiming to be Red Cross volunteers on social media, and falsely offering coronavirus tests...

10 January 2020

The British Red Cross is kicking off its 150th year with a campaign called, It starts with her, to show how women in the UK can change the lives...

27 December 2019

Lady Angela Lamport, a long-standing British Red Cross volunteer from Cobham in Surrey, has been awarded an MBE in the New Year Honours List 2020.

19 November 2019

The British Red Cross calls for changes to the law to give people more say in how they are treated when disasters or emergencies strike in the UK

23 October 2019

While we are closing our event first aid service, we will still provide first aid training for individuals, communities and businesses.