This June sees three celebratory launch events for City of Sanctuary movements in Huddersfield, Wakefield and Hull.
Groups of volunteers in all three places have been organising for some time, and are now to ready to invite people from across their communities to celebrate the positive relationships and goodwill in their area, and to commit themselves to the goal of becoming an official Town or City of Sanctuary.
All three events will provide a space for hearing first-hand experiences of people seeking sanctuary, as well as food, music and discussion.
Huddersfield City of Sanctuary holds its launch on Thursday 24th June, 6.30-9pm at the Methodist Mission. See here for details.
Hull’s launch is on Friday 18th June at 7-30pm at Princes Avenue Methodist Church.
The Wakefield District City of Sanctuary launch is on Thursday 17th June at 10.30am in Treacy Hall at Wakefield Cathedral.