A Public Event on Migration: Facts, Experiences, and Conversations with Refugees

Saturday, 23 September, 2017 -
15:00 to 19:00
Burdall's Yard, Bath
Organised/hosted by: 
The Global Citizenship and Identities Research Group at Bath Spa University in conjunction with Bristol Refugee Rights
Held in collaboration with Bristol Refugee Rights, this Bath Spa University event is an opportunity for anyone interested in finding out about the reality of the refugee experience. It consists of refugees sharing their stories of migration and settlement in Britain, a poster exhibition with migration maps and facts, and music performances by asylum seekers, refugees, and Bath Spa University Music students. Taking place at Burdall's Yard in Bath, the fantastically atmospheric stone vaults of a former brewery, the event is open to everyone. It is free to attend, but raises funds and awareness for Bristol Refugee Rights and Bath Welcomes Refugees. There will be a crafts corner for children and refreshments will be available for purchase.

Schedule of the event:
Doors open: 2:45 

3:00 - 4:30pm - A panel of refugees tell their stories and share their experiences

4:30 - 5:00pm - Break and poster exhibition

5:00 - 7:00pm - Music performances
How to book: 

This event can be booked on the following link, via Bath Spa Live (spaces limited): http://tinyurl.com/y6v22unh

Contact name: 
Dr. Sarah Hackett
01225 875826