These are images of the squats on Lesvos where I find myself living. The refugees living here prefer to live in these windowless shells of buildings than in the government run camps, which are nearly at double capacity, with people sleeping OUTSIDE on the ground! Large NGO's are busy in the camps, but there … Continue reading Lesvos – Winter is coming
25/4/17 - A day out in the woods, climbing trees, running down forest paths screeching , catching Gundagir the dig, and generally having fun, like young boys should. A huge thanks to all who made this possible, and please, spread the link to this if u have 5 minutes so we can continue to offer … Continue reading Forest school in serbia for refugee minors.
13 yr old beaten by border police at Hungarian frontier with Serbia
A view on the life of a volunteer helping the migrants in Serbia, and their struggle to stay alive while crossing the border to hungary.
2 weeks living with the refugees down here in Serbia, and I can honestly say, life is better than working my ass of in the UK... Yes, I'm working harder here for no money, but the job satisfaction just blows my old life away... plus the people are so friendly and appreciative it makes the … Continue reading Belgrade barrack’s up date
After 3 days in the camp I am beginning to get a view on how I can help and what is needed. So yesterday I helped one of the other welders here to make 4 oil drum bar b que's, and there was a big chicken fry up all night. We played Pashto music on … Continue reading Call out for funding for giving the refugees lighting and hot water in Belgrade ‘barracks’
So ... we arrived yesterday lunch time, and spent the day meeting people and getting shown around and filled in on how the camp runs. MSF have a small presence with 3 heated tents, 2 kitchens split the work of cooking around 400 meals, twice a day, there is the soul food kitchen, and the … Continue reading Day 1 – Belgrade refugee camp ‘the Baracks’
A little view on what is like to leave ur home and travel south through France and Italy to help the Fugees in Serbia... So this is my new lul home... kindly donated by my favourite scrap yard-Eco Vans, in Bristol... A week (yes 7 days) of 12-18 hour days work in Mutonia has made … Continue reading On the road to recovery …
So the time has come to put down my life here in the uk for a while... I cannot watch as anymore people starve, freeze or are bombed to death, from my privileged position on a sofa in a warm comfy place, far removed from the harsh realities of life in a world only a … Continue reading Direct Action Volunteer … Stepping out of babylon!!!
So I recently finished this table. I found this tree fallen in a wood some 3 years ago, and having obtained permission, I milled the wood and stored it to dry. It was some of the first slabs I la… Source: Giant table for sale to fund refugee art workshop mission in Greece