‘Huddersfield is an enriched community, a more vibrant, and a better place because of the sanctuary seekers and refugees who live here’said Bill Dennis manager of Kirklees Asylum Support Service at the Autumn Gathering and AGM of Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary, held on 8th October.
We are very pleased that Greenhead College has become our 60th supporting organisation. This follows on from the hugely successful ‘International Ceilidh’ held there recently.
Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance in Thornton Lodge has signed up as the 50th member of the dynamic local initiative known as ‘Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary’. Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary, which is run by local volunteers, helps to make the town a welcoming place for people seeking sanctuary from war and…
Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance (HPCA) recently became the 50th organisation to sign a Resolution of Support for Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary. For information on how to become a supporting organisation please visit https://www.cityofsanctuary.org/node/475 where you can download and sign a Resolution.
It is less than a year since the first meeting at the Methodist Mission to see if there was enough support to set up Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary. We have done a great deal in that time. We have a very good steering group, with people bringing their skills and…
The launch of Huddersfield Town of Sanctuary was an amazing event with a sense of energy and enthusiasm for the idea of welcoming and including people seeking sanctuary in our everyday activities.
Radio Leeds broadcast a live interview on Sunday 20 June with Ann Bettys, Richard Byrne and Mani Dana, a sanctuary…