asylum seekers

Voices

‘I didn’t come to the UK for some dream – leaving my country became the only option left’

A Turkish journalist who had to flee her country to escape the repressive government shares what her life in the UK is like as she waits for her asylum claim to be processed.

‘I’m not taking any more asylum seekers’: Stagecoach ‘urgently’ investigating discrimination claims

The budget hotels where asylum seekers live in limbo

Coronavirus in Bristol

Bristol council and organisations demand equal vaccine access and end to healthcare ‘hostile environment’ for migrants

The national campaign says a recent government announcement isn't enough to protect individuals and help the wider effort to tackle coronavirus.

Features

Lockdown gave a safety net for Bristol’s hidden homeless… But many remain on the street this time round

Voices

Bristol Free Voice: A refugee media project

“Justifiable” discrimination: 500% fee increase for asylum appeals

“A Dafuri man claiming asylum has been trying for two years to bring his wife here. If he can’t afford to even go to court and appeal...

Hacking away at the problems

Positive news for a Friday: techies and people with experience as refugees create projects together in Bristol’s first Refugee Hack Day.

Still Human, Still in Bristol

Illustration by: B. Mure (www.bmurecreative.co.uk) “I am called “illegal immigrant”, because my asylum case has been refused. There are many people like me that the...