In August after a spell fundraising back in the uk, 3 of us from the Belgrade campaign drove through Serbia, Bulgaria and down through Greece’s main land to Athens, where we stayed in the imfamous squat district for a week. We headed to Lesvos and established a space in one of two large industrial building … Continue reading 2017 Direct Action Volunteers & Refugee Art Trail are born…
So with a heavy heart I left a job 90 percent finished at One Happy Family day center, the two classrooms having taken our team of 2 iranians, an Afghan, an Algerian, a Jew and I with other volunteers only 1 week and one day to nearly finish. I'm sad at leaving so many lovley … Continue reading On leaving Lesvos and The next chapter, rescue work off Sicily with Life Line
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.
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 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 laid down properly, and it is finally dry. It is spulted Beech, and stainless steel, and … Continue reading Giant table for sale to fund refugee art workshop mission in Greece