British Red Cross

Concerns over Stormont minority ethnic fund money

<b>Questions have been raised about whether a Stormont scheme set up to aid ethnic minority communities is serving its purpose.</b><p>Several groups that applied to the Minority Ethnic Development Fund (MEDF) have been told they have lost some funding this year.<p>Former MLA Anna Lo said the application process …

Northern Ireland

Who is Natasha Seth?

NATASHA Seth wowed all three of The Voice Kids judges with her blind audition of 'Sorry, Not Sorry.'<p>But as well as impressing the stars, you may …

Celebrity (UK)

Oldhamers join in Mercy for Mankind Challenge

Date published: 09 July 2018<p>Members of Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Oldham in Sheffield<p>The largest Muslim youth organisation in Britain, the Ahmadiyya …

Manchester

What time is the Pride in London parade? Route, attendees and everything else you need to know

London Pride is upon us. On Saturday, thousands of people will gather in central London, sporting shades of blue, green, yellow, purple, orange and …

LGBTQI

Unaccompanied Minors From Around The World To Perform At Investec Opera Holland Park

40 young people aged between 15 and 21, who have recently arrived in the UK and are seeking asylum, are creating their own mini-opera for Investec …

Red Cross

A WWI hospital has been turned into a $15.2 million mansion in London

Nearly 100 years after World War I ended, a hospital that was used in the Great War has been turned into a mansion worth £11.5 million ($15.2 million) in London.<p>The luxury property is a rare Grade I-listed, 1820s gothic-style mansion located at St Katharine’s Precinct. It’s within moments of …

England

Where brutalist skate parks meet baroque fountains: why I love London’s parks | Financial Times

To be in London over the summer months is often to be in a park. As a city dweller with no garden of my own, I have always gravitated towards …

England

Baseline: WATCH: Jamie Murray helps rally for Grenfell

It's been just over a year since the Grenfell Tower fire in west London killed 72 people. Earlier this week, Jamie Murray visited the Westway Sports …

Tennis

Curious Questions: How can you tell if the Union Jack is upside down?

Let's not beat around the bush: Great Britain has the finest national flag in the world. So you really ought to know which way round it goes. …

Lifestyle (UK)

Max Tundra Releases First New Songs in 10 Years: Listen

Elusive UK producer Max Tundra, aka Ben Jacobs, has returned with his first solo material in 10 years. The two-track <i>Incandenza</i> EP is out today. Its release marks the one-year anniversary of the Grenfell Tower fire in London that killed 72 people. All proceeds will go to the British Red Cross London …

New Singles

Lecturer speaks about her work on the Grenfell Tower fire for Volunteers Week

THIS week (June 1 - June 7) marks Volunteers Week in the UK and a Penarth volunteer has spoken of her work which earned her a prestigious medal.<p>Dr …

Wales

‘I don’t think I’ll ever talk about it and not cry’ Ariana Grande opens up about life following the Manchester attack

An entire year has passed since the horrendous Manchester bombing attack during an <b>Ariana Grande</b> concert in May of last year, which devastatingly left …

Celebrity (UK)

'You need to see three steps ahead': Crisis comms advice from British Red Cross PR chief

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Ariana Grande's Tweet About The Manchester Bombing Anniversary Is So Touching

It's hard to believe it's already been a year since the bombing in Manchester that left 22 dead and many more injured. But in honor of the …

United Kingdom

Ariana Grande remembers Manchester bombing victims on 'challenging' anniversary

On the one year anniversary, Ariana Grande has paid tribute to the 22 innocent victims killed by a terrorist attack at her concert in Manchester, …

United Kingdom

UK, Argentina to boost ties, without broaching Falklands issue: ministers

BUENOS AIRES (AFP) -<p>Britain and Argentina hope to rebuild their strained relationship by boosting trade ties, and without raising the sensitive issue of the disputed Falkland Islands, their foreign ministers said Tuesday.<p>"It is true that we are doing a great deal together now and we are building a …

Argentina

UK, Argentina to boost ties without broaching Falklands issue

BUENOS AIRES: Britain and Argentina hope to rebuild their strained relationship by boosting trade ties, and without raising the sensitive issue of …

Great Britain

How old is Ariana Grande, what happened in the Manchester bombing and what did she sing at the Billboards 2018?

ARIANA Grande is an American pop star who was caught up in the Manchester terror attack in May 2017 after a suicide bomber attacked fans as they left …

Celebrity (UK)

KFC, Virgin Trains, British Red Cross, GMP

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Virgin Trains

The ordinary granny who helped victims of the Manchester Arena attack

A VOLUNTEER who was deployed with the British Red Cross during the Manchester Arena attack has spoken about the ‘phenomenal’ community spirit which …

Cheshire

Episode 9: Climbing Mount Everest (with Victoria Pendleton)

Mount Everest

Charities call for local volunteers to get trained up on disasters

There's a push for people to get trained up to be able to help out their community if a disaster or emergency strikes.<p>The British Red Cross have …

Red Cross

Leeds local set to abseil down city centre building for charity this month

Saturday May 20 will see Jamie Carlsson-Yates, 23, take part in the British Red Cross Leeds MSV Abseil.

Leeds

International Committee of the Red Cross "Hope" by Sra Rushmore

Advertiser<p>Red Cross<p>Agency<p>SRA Rushmore<p>This moving film from the International Committee of the Red Cross raises awareness of the attacks that …

Advertising (UK)

Photographs capture kindness shown during emergencies in London and Manchester last year

Images by British portrait and fashion photographer Rankin profile British Red Cross volunteers who supported on the frontline of UK terror attacks …

Good News

Victoria Pendleton leaves Everest climb on medical advice

<b>Olympic champion Victoria Pendleton has pulled out of a charity expedition to climb Everest on medical advice.</b><p>Pendleton and TV presenter Ben Fogle were at base camp 2 at 6400m (20,977 ft) when she experienced the effects of hypoxia, caused by a lack of oxygen.<p>"I am incredibly disappointed not to …

Mountaineering

Brave Grenfell Fire And Manchester And London Terror Attack Volunteers Celebrated In Rankin Portraits

'Nothing prepares you for a scene like that.'<p>Last year the UK experienced one of the most devastating periods in recent history, with terror attacks …

Lifestyle (UK)

Red Cross urges public to sign up as terror attack responders after one of charity's busiest post-war years

The British public are being urged to sign up to a crisis relief scheme to respond to terror attacks in their hometowns as it emerged the British Red Cross had one of its busiest post-war years in 2017.<p>Two London terror attacks, the Manchester Bombing and the Grenfell Tower disaster meant the …

India News

British Red Cross: The Power of Kindness by Creature | Creative Works | The Drum

Creature has unveiled a new 60-second film for the British Red Cross – showcasing the Power of Kindness. This follows extensive work Creature has …

Red Cross

British Red Cross prizes segmentation to create a brand platform rooted in national kindness

The British Red Cross (BRC) is visualising the warming power of small acts of kindness in its latest brand platform, a fresh mobilisation strategy …

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