Blog: Stories

Blog articles from JRS UK

Morning prayer call: a source of hope

26 March 2020

Nick reflects on the daily video call that joins the JRS community together in prayer.

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London Marathon: 10 Questions with Andrea

05 March 2020

We sat down with Andrea as she prepares to run the London Marathon for JRS UK

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Random Acts of Kindness Day 2020

17 February 2020

To mark the day, Aidan explores some of the rewards & joys that spontaneous kindness can bring

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Legal Blog: The UN Refugee Convention

14 January 2020

In the first of our blogs from the Legal Project, Jess explains what it means to be a 'refugee'

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“We owe it to those silenced to use our voice well”

13 November 2019

By voting, we have a duty to consider those refused asylum, writes Sophie our Policy Officer.

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What Does Freedom Mean?

11 October 2019

Detention Volunteer Chris speaks on what 'freedom' means to him in light of Prisons Week 2019

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“We’re leading each other out of our prisons, unlocking our hearts”

11 October 2019

For Prisons Week 2019, Eamonn reflects on what visiting detainees has taught him about freedom

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Joy and excitement at London Zoo

21 August 2019

Matilda and Ahmed share the joys of a somewhat damp family trip to London Zoo!

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There is a longing for a system that is for welfare, not for harm

11 July 2019

Sophie, JRS UK's Policy Officer, reflects on our latest report and the context of love at JRS.

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Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate

04 July 2019

Rhiannon reflects on our Special Meal and the reciprocal nature of accompaniment.

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