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British Red Cross

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Find your nearest Red Cross services and events.

  • Health & support services 
  • Fundraising event 
  • First aid course 

    We educate people in life-saving skills, enabling them to respond to emergencies.

  • Charity shop 

    We sell and need: good quality clothes, designer brands, books, furniture and more.

  • Red Cross office 

Silent Emergency: Lake Chad Crisis Appeal

A mother cradles her child son on a hospital bed in Nigeria.

The situation around Lake Chad is grave, yet it doesn’t make the headlines.

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Join our friendly team of volunteers and do something positive for you and your community.

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First aid courses

Learners at a first aid course are trained in CPR

Do you know how to save a life? Learn first aid skills with us.

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Tweets from the British Red Cross

No money for milk

New mums seeking asylum in the UK are profoundly affected by delays to their state support.

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Yemen Crisis Appeal

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 Text reads Refusing to ignore people in crisis