Category: Events

Tour de Touchstone

On the 1st of May 2015, Touchstone’s staff, volunteers, trustees and service users will be raising funds for our charity. They will cycle, bus, funny walk and superhero from the centre of Dewsbury to Chapeltown, Leeds. Please give generously and feel free

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Amnesty Leeds PAFRAS Quiz

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Fusion: a benefit for PAFRAS

Fusion – a taste of jazz, folk, flamenco, Africa and the East As part of our tenth anniversary celebrations PAFRAS and its supporters have organised a number of events throughout the year – both inside and outside of our drop-in.

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Fundraising Folk – An evening with Robin Fishwick and Friends

Friday 12 July, 19:30 – 22.30 Heart, Headingley Robin Fishwick (bandcamp),  is a local singer, musician and composer, playing frequently at folk and open mike sessions in the city. His songs, varying from the wry to the contemplative, often reflect

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No Borders Film Screening

No Borders is running a film screening next week on Monday the 28th November. They’re showing two films – ‘In This World’ and ‘Those Left Behind’ – from 8.30pm at the Space Project, 37-38 Mabgate Green (spaceproject.org.uk). ‘In This World’

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Grand Ceilidh for PAFRAS

to celebrate 20 years of music for dancing Bandiera Rossa present: A Grand Ceilidh in aid of PAFRAS featuring live music by BANDIERA ROSSA! All are welcome, No previous experience is necessary, And a splendid time for all is guaranteed!

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Strawberries and Song

Saturday 17 July saw a large gathering take place at Shine on Harehills Road, in celebration of summer and the cultural diversity of Harehills. The event, part of this year’s Harehills Festival, raised over £800 for PAFRAS, money that will

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Archbishop pays visit to drop-in

yorkshireeveningpost The Archbishop of York has called on the Home Secretary to stop the imprisonment of children in asylum cases. Dr John Sentamu issued his plea after he visited a drop-in centre in Leeds and met families trying to seek

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