Afghani Refugees in MK – Update

Welcome MK write:”On 12th October the BBC 6 o’clock news team interviewed one of our Afghan friends, ahead of him and his family leaving Milton Keynes to head up to Yorkshire where a permanent house has been found for them. As they leave however, other...

Afghani Refugees in MK – Update

We reported earlier this month (see News post) that there were around 680 adults and children staying in three Milton Keynes hotels booked by Government for the new arrivals. It was reported that between 8 – 10 families were expected to be housed in MK – around 50 –...

The launch of Welcome MK – and an urgent ask

Steve Wood of Newport Pagnell Baptist Church writes: Today, in response to the ongoing arrival of families and individuals from Afghanistan into our community, we are launching Welcome MK – www.welcomemk.org Our primary aim is to ensure that all those who...

Afghani Refugees in MK – Update

We understand that currently there are around 680 adults and children staying in three Milton Keynes hotels booked by Government for the new arrivals. It is reported that between 8 – 10 families are expected to be housed in MK – around 50 – 80 people...