The theme of Refugee Week 2019, ‘You, me and those who came before’, is an invitation to explore the lives of refugees – and those who have welcomed them – throughout the generations. What better place to explore this theme than a museum! 

Join us for our annual community networking event held in the Round Room and Industrial Gallery. Meet local charities providing support for refugees a enjoy performances by artists from all over the world.

Music and Spoken Word in the Round Room 12.00 - 2.00pm, with:
Millicent Chapanda & Henri Gaobi, Zirak Hamad, Ahmed Magare, Writers Without Borders

Stall and activities in the Industrial Gallery 12.00 - 3.30pm

This event is held in partnership with Near Neighbors, BCC and Celebrating Sanctuary.