We would like to invite you to come celebrate Refugee Week with us between 17th – 23rd June 2013.

Please see the program of events for this years celebration. Or click here to download Timetable Refugee Week 2013.

Refugee Week 2013   17th – 23rd June    

All Week

Refugee Art Exhibition   17th – 21st June (Monday to Friday)   Endeavour House, Suffolk County Council

Our History and Heritage  Come and learn about the history of refugees in Suffolk at the Ipswich County library!

Radio Interviews Listen out on BBC Suffolk Breakfast Show for interviews with local refugees

Tuesday 18th June

Open morning at Health Outreach (11.30 am – 1.30pm)   General health and dental advice for refugees and asylum seekers

Health Outreach NHS (70 – 74 St Helen’s Street, Ipswich, IP4 2LA)

 Wednesday 19th June

Annual International Women’s Group Picnic (11.30 am – 2.30 pm)  Christchurch Park, (near the playground)

Note: Women only event

Refugee and Police Liaison Party (7pm -10pm)   Burlington Baptist Church Hall                            

Note: Refugees only event


Thursday 20th June

Quiz with a Twist’ Pub Quiz by Refugee Council (7pm – 10 pm)  P.J. McGinty’s Pub (Blue Room, 15 Northgate St, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 3BY)

All welcome


Friday & Saturday 21st & 22nd June

‘The Kite Runner’ (12A) Film Screening  Friday 7:30 pm (with post-film wine reception); Saturday 2:30pm & 7:30pm

Ipswich Film Theatre (Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich IP1 1DH)

All welcome


All month

Refugee Church Display  St Peter and St Paul, Eye Parish Church The church is open 7 days a week 

Please contact Egle at refugeeweek@suffolkrefugee.org.uk for further information.