Launch of Preston City of Sanctuary

We were invited to attend and speak at the launch of Preston City of Sanctuary. Preston City of Sanctuary are a network of volunteers, professionals and organisations committed to supporting new citizens and our multicultural communities with the two way integration process by:

1) Creating a platform for collaboration, dialogue and mutual opportunities
2) Making practical efforts to build relationships between those seeking sanctuary and local people
3) Sustained engagement with the local authorities and organisations working with asylum seekers, refugees and other community groups
4) Working towards greater inclusion of people seeking sanctuary and refugees, as well as greater public awareness

Other speakers were:

Cllr Peter Rankin
Cllr John Collins, Mayor of Preston
The Revd Canon Timothy Lipscomb
Musab Almasalma
Jeff Morgan
Julie Ward MEP
Cllr Peter Rankin


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