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Refugee Week Film Show – Tuesday 20 June

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 Refugee Week in Oxford 2017 

Film show

‘Campsfield House: An Immigration Removal Centre’
and ‘Working Illegally’

 7.30 Tuesday 20 June

Town Hall, Council Chamber, St Aldates, Oxford

Two films from Stand Off Films about immigration detention in the UK, specifically about Campsfield detention centre near Oxford, and the use of ‘slave labour’ by private companies running immigration detention centres, a practice under legal attack in the United States at the present time. 

Followed by discussion, points for action

Free entry – stalls

Organised by Campaign to Close Campsfield

 

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Testimonies in Oxford from Calais and the Mediterranean

As part of Oxford Refugee Week 2015 the Campaign to Close Campsfield will host Ice and Fire theatre company performing

Asylum Testimonies

Picture Voices from the front line of Europe’s approach to asylum

Come and hear the human stories behind the headlines of migrants and their journeys. Testimonies from migrants about their journeys crossing the Mediterranean and of life in Calais will be performed by actors for human rights.

People with recent experience of solidarity work in Calais will be present for discussion after the performance.

Friday 19th June, 7.30 – 9 pm
Venue: The Asian Cultural Centre (far end of Manzil Way, off Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1 GH)
Please arrive in good time. Light refreshments will be available.
Event free, no need to book. Donations welcome.

Contact: gillbaden@talktalk.net, closecampsfield@riseup.net
 tel. 01993 703994
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ARE REFUGEES WELCOME HERE?

As part of Oxford Refugee Week (16th – 22nd June 2014), the Campaign to Close Campsfield is holding a public meeting on Monday 16th June, 7pm at Oxford Town Hall:
‘Are refugees welcome here? If not, what can we do about it?’

Speakers include: Continue reading