Our patron Juliet Stevenson has very kindly recorded Wordsworth’s ‘Upon Westminster Bridge’ in the hope that we might all begin to appreciate its enduring message. Although it was written over 200 years ago, Wordsworth's poem evokes a mood that chimes with the very strange time we are all experiencing at the moment. Thank you so much … Continue reading Upon Westminster Bridge (video and 2 worksheets)
Welcome to the Islington Centre for Refugees and Migrants’ Refugee Week newsletter!Refugee Week runs this year from 17-23 June, and is a really important week to raise awareness of refugees and their lives in the UK: the struggles they face, their contributions to our communities, and how we can support them. We have some exciting … Continue reading Refugee Week Newsletter!
Welcome to the Islington Centre for Refugees and Migrants’ Spring newsletter! We are delighted in this newsletter to share with you the story of one of our clients, Lola. Lola survived torture in her country of origin. She is still at risk of being returned from the UK to the country that she fled in … Continue reading Spring Newsletter
Two of our clients, Adia and Angele, were thrilled to join Songworks Choir for their Christmas celebration. We are delighted to share some of the wonderful performances from that evening, also featuring a spoken word performance from our patron Juliet Stevenson, in the video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a2-L4O_x6Ls We would like to thank Denise Dobson, Songworks Choir … Continue reading Watch our clients celebrate Christmas through song
Join the Islington Centre for Refugees and Migrants, and our patron, Juliet Stevenson for an evening of seasonal celebration! This evening will be a wonderfully festive occasion to celebrate both the creativity of our clients and the work of the Centre. Doors will open at 6.30pm with drinks, live music, and an opportunity to visit … Continue reading Join us for our seasonal celebration, hosted by Juliet Stevenson
Art and Writing activities, by Jane, Sita and Ros. spring-time-week-1Download Mandala PatternDownload
(High Level) Reading and Writing worksheet by Gary captain-tomDownload