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Refugee Bikes Project Fundraiser

We’re hoping to re-start a bike gifting project for asylum seekers and refugees soon. We did some major gifting work in 2017 thanks to the generosity of the Margaret Carey Foundation and a small grant from Cycling UK. The need has not gone away and we hope to do the same in 2020. Asylum seekers …

My Dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition, 2018

Tuesday 19 – Saturday 23 June ’18 The fifth annual Refugee Week art exhibition is at Capital of Cycling, Hall Ings, Bradford  BD1 5SD.  My Dream? has been organised by Bradford City of Sanctuary. It is a mixed media exhibition – with paintings, textile art, photography, collages and poems – by individual artists and groups.  Exhibitors are …

Cycling to Sanctuary

Refugees and asylum seekers are welcome here We’ve been thrilled to be able to offer a series of welcoming events for Bradford based asylum seekers and refugees here at The Capital of Cycling.  Food, fun, bike repair and organised rides. Friends and families of asylum seekers and refugees currently living in Bradford came last Tuesday (30th …