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2 September 2016 The Guardian Calais refugee camp running out of food amid donor fatigue Charities warn of shortage of food, tents and blankets as number of refugees keeps growing while donations dwindle 
30 August 2016 BBC news Reading Festival: Discarded tents salvaged for refugees 
29 August 2016 The Guardian The Facebook campaign funding phone credit for refugees In the Calais Jungle, refugees are desperate to speak to their families back home. Now, a Facebook group allows people to donate money for mobile top-ups 
24 August 2016 Community Care Meet the social workers supporting refugees in Calais Two social workers share their experiences of responding to the refugee crisis and campaigning for people's right to safe passage 
23 August 2016 The Council urged to take in stranded children from Calais Jungle 
23 August 2016 The Nursing Times Nursing in the Calais Jungle: 'The first thing that hits you is the smell of rot' 
22 August 2016 Standard Issue As the media’s gaze has shifted from the camp at Calais, it’s becoming increasingly hard for the refugees and volunteers to survive. Let’s not turn a blind eye 
19 August 2016 The Guardian The child refugees I help in Calais remind me of the boy rescued in Aleppo 
18 August 2016 London News Online Teenage girls just won’t forget the ‘Jungle’ of refugees 
16 August 2016 The Independent ie Irish Odyssey: Travel readathon to raise funds for Calais refugee school Odyssey: Continuous reading for Calais 
30 June 2016 Health Equity Reflections on Volunteering In Calais by Dr Rosanna O Keeffe (GP trainee, North Dublin City GP Trainee) with Ellen O' Keeffe (4th year Sociology, TCD) 
22 June 2016 The Guardian Children in the Calais refugee camp are at risk. Social workers must act 
3 June 2016 Out and About Live Schoolgirls strive to solve the refugee crisis in Calais, with a caravan! 
3 June 2016 Watford Observer Watford Grammar schoolboys buy caravan for Calais refugees 
13 April 2016 Dorset Echo Dorchester group issues fresh plea for donations for refugees 
12 April 2016 Journal of Paramedic Practice The bare necessities: delivering first aid in the Calais ‘Jungle’  
3 March 2016 The Guardian Stars sign up as buddies to help Calais children reunite with UK families Jude Law and Benedict Cumberbatch among celebrities to sponsor child refugees as their ‘buddy’, pay legal costs and urge authorities to give them safe passage Jude Law (centre) speaks during a visit to the ‘Jungle’ migrant camp in Calais on 21 February to draw attention to the plight of refugees facing imminent eviction.  
26 February 2016 Isle Of Man Today Manx director takes refugee play in Calais ‘Jungle’ Read more: 
25 February 2016 Huffington Post From Northern Ireland to Northern France - Why I Can't Bear the Destruction of the Calais Camp 
10 February 2016 Evening Standard Meet the army of creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais Jungle 
3 February 2016 The Guardian All the world's a stage: Shakespeare's Globe takes Hamlet to Calais 
2 February 2016 The Tab (Kent) ‘Horror and hope’: What life is really like inside the Calais ‘Jungle’ 
30 January 2016 buzzfeed 28 Volunteers From The Calais Jungle Who Will Smash All Your Stereotypes 
27 January 2016 UniLad We Spoke To The Charity That Turns Troll Comments Into Donations 
26 January 2016 Essex Chronicle Chelmsford residents raise money to help refugees in Calais and Dunkirk camps Read more: Follow us: @Essex_Chronicle on Twitter | essexchronicle on Facebook 
16 January 2016 The Telegraph Oona Chaplin helps migrants in Calais 'Jungle' as bulldozers move in 
15 January 2016 Premier Christianity Christians must have compassion and help the refugees in Calais 
14 January 2016 La Voix Du Nord Fr  Migrants de Calais : salle d’audience comble pour le procès de Rob Lawrie 
14 January 2016 Reuters Man who tried to bring Afghan child into UK cleared on migration charges 
14 January 2016 The Independent Rob Lawrie: Former soldier who smuggled Afghan girl out of Calais refugee camp spared jail 
11 January 2016 Wales Online   Welsh volunteers are helping refugees in Calais and say it 'looks like a disaster zone' 
8 January 2016 Take Part The end of British program ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ means shelter for people living in a camp in Calais, France. 
8 January 2016 Sound System Culture Why Do Refugees Want to go to England ? 
8 January 2016 The Telegraph Cooking in the Jungle: meet the British chefs helping refugees in Calais 
25 December 2015 Huffington Post Calais Refugee Camp Christmas Wishlist Is For Simple Things And You Can Help 
25 December 2015 The Guardian In the bleakness of the Calais migrant camp, a light shines out 
25 December 2015 Sky News Calais Refugee Crisis: No Hope at Christmas 
23 December 2015 The Guardian The committed medical students sacrificing their time for refugees 
21 December 2015 Help Refugees Thank You and Warm Wishes  
21 December 2015 Evening Standard Jamie Oliver apprentice to cook for 2,000 Calais refugees for Christmas 
18 December 2015 The Guardian I left my business, husband and family to volunteer at the Calais refugee camp 
11 December 2015 Riverford Organic Farms Riverford veg delivery to refugees in Calais 
10 December 2015 The Guardian I went to help at Calais’s Jungle refugee camp – and what I saw haunts me 
10 December 2015 Manchester Evening News Watch: Bolton band receive heartfelt thanks after playing charity gig at Calais migrant camp 
9 December 2015 Passeurs d'hospitalites Salves de PV pour décourager les bénévoles 
7 December 2015 Big 
5 December 2015 THE Professor launches course for Calais ‘Jungle’ camp refugees 
30 November 2015 Huffington Post Would You Forfeit One Christmas Gift for a Refugee This Year? 
22 November 2015 The Independent Visiting the Calais camps made us ashamed to be British 
21 November 2015 Morpeth Herald Lisa goes to Calais to help out refugee support group  
19 November 2015 Jersey Evening Post Calais builders register as a charity 
15 November 2015 New Strait Times online Children of the Jungle of Calais  
12 November 2015 The World Post U.K. Nonprofit Sends Caravans To Calais To Protect Refugees In Winter 
9 November 2015 Huck Pussy Riot help bring horrors of Calais’ Jungle refugee camp to a London art space 
8 November 2015 New Strait Times Online A night in 'The Jungle': A Malaysian perspective of one of Europe's largest refugee camps  
6 November 2015 The mission is on as we embark for Calais 
6 November 2015 The Independent Police use anti-terrorism powers to detain UK volunteers taking aid to Calais refugee camp 
4 November 2015 Hackney Gazette Snappers moved by refugees’ plight donate photos 
3 November 2015 the Guardian Aid workers at Calais refugee camp appeal for right kind of donations 
2 November 2015 Lichfield Mercury Plight of refugees inspires Lichfield plumber to make Calais trip  
1 November 2015 New Strait Times online Journey to 'The Jungle': Msian couple in France goes above & beyond to help refugees  
1 November 2015 Cambridge News Group thanks Cambridge for ‘overwhelming response’ to Calais refugee appeal  
31 October 2015 Liverpool Echo Eight Liverpool teenagers travel to the Calais 'jungle' to find refugees "living in mud" 
30 October 2015 Huffington Post  Hope and Humanity in the Jungle of Calais 
27 October 2015 The Guardian Maître d' teaches Calais migrants a taste of the gastronomique 
27 October 2015 Harrogate Advertiser Harrogate mums’ mercy mission to Calais refugees 
27 October 2015 The Cornishman Local charity Refugee Aid receives overwhelming support to help Calais refugees  
26 October 2015 Ilford Recorder Seven Kings gurdwara volunteers hand out thousands of rotis in ‘humbling’ trip to Calais 
26 October 2015 Passeurs d'hospitalites  Quand la police bloque l’aide humanitaire 
24 October 2015 ITV NEWS Islander donates £30,000 yacht to charity supporting Calais migrants 
23 October 2015 Islington Tribune Ex-refugee councillor delivers aid package to Calais camp in show of ‘solidarity’ 
23 October 2015 Lancashire Telegraph Royal Blackburn Hospital scientists to deliver aid to Calais and Dunkirk refugees 
20 October 2015 Cotswold Journal Hook Norton residents rally to call for Calais refugee aid 
18 October 2015 Road CC Crowdfunding to send bicycles to refugees in Calais  
16 October 2015 Newcastle Chronicle Delegation from Newcastle on mercy mission to show solidarity with Calais refugees 
16 October 2015 Irish Times Nine things I learned volunteering in the Calais refugee camp 
16 October 2015 BBC Cardiff dentist helps to treat refugees in Calais 
16 October 2015 Banbury Guardian Hook Norton collection for Calais refugees 
16 October 2015 Oxford Times ‘Caravanaid’ appeal for Calais refugees 
15 October 2015 JC.Com Masorti youth take trip to help refugees in Calais 
10 October 2015 New Ross Standard Huge consignment of Wexford aid sent to Calais refugees 
10 October 2015 Daily Record Kind-hearted Wishaw to Calais aid group set off with three vans filled with donations 
10 October 2015 Dorset Echo Weymouth teacher heads to Calais to help refugees 
9 October 2015 Keighley News Keighley volunteers deliver badly-needed aid to migrants in Calais 
9 October 2015 Birmingham Mail Pupils' hand-made toiletry bags head to a Calais camp for Syrian refugees 
8 October 2015 Belfast Live Refugee crisis: Northern Ireland's needy to benefit after overwhelming response to appeal 
5 October 2015 Gloucester Gazette Nailsworth Apple Day raises funds for refugees in Calais 
5 October 2015 Lancaster Guardian REFUGEE CRISIS: Eye-witness reports of horror in Calais camp 
5 October 2015 The Herts Advertiser St Albans donations for Syrian refugees arrive in Calais 
4 October 2015 Clacton Gazette Sisters visit Calais on mercy mission to help refugees in migrant crisis 
3 October 2015 Shropshire Star Volunteers overwhelmed by aid donations for Calais refugees 
3 October 2015 The York Press York-Calais aid volunteers tell of amazing experience and pride in their city 
2 October 2015 The Royal Borough Observer Windsor authors load up mobile library in appeal to help Calais refugees 
2 October 2015 The Shields Gazette South Tyneside musicians will fundraise for Calais 
2 October 2015 Oxford Mail Residents unite in support of desperate refugees at Calais 
1 October 2015 The Guardian #HelpCalais: how a hashtag grew into a social movement to support refugees 
1 October 2015 Swindon Advertiser Death threats levelled at Swindon family helping Calais's refugees 
30 September 2015 Olive Press Gibraltar man in Calais helps raise £157,000 for migrant camp 
30 September 2015 Lancashire Telegraph Burnley woman who gave out aid to Calais migrants wants governments to do more 
29 September 2015 Swindon Advertiser Aid group ready for return to Calais after first trip 
28 September 2015 BBC  Swindon team deliver aid to Calais migrants 
25 September 2015 Independent Catholic News Caritas Social Action Network delegation visit Calais refugee camp 
25 September 2015 This is Local London Ealing schoolgirl overwhelmed by support for Calais' Jungle refugee camp 
25 September 2015 Derby Telegraph Aid ready to leave Derby on board 'Convoy to Calais' 
25 September 2015 How to make your help for refugees effective 
24 September 2015 Hartlepool Mail Hartlepool for Calais: Group’s plea for help to deliver aid to refugees in France 
24 September 2015 BuzzFeed A War Photographer Captured Striking Images Of A Migrant Camp In Calais While Delivering Aid 
24 September 2015 The Guardian A third of Britons have helped refugees in some way, poll finds 
23 September 2015 Ulster Herald Local man brings aid to ‘horrific’ Calais refugee camp 
23 September 2015 Stylist We are all the same, deep down.” One woman's moving account from inside the Calais Jungle 
23 September 2015 NME Grime MC Afrikan Boy plays gig to refugees in Calais  
22 September 2015 Bloomberg News The Calais School for Refugees Who Want to Stay 
21 September 2015 Stoke Sentinel Nurses ready for 273-mile drive to help Calais refugees  
21 September 2015 ITV North East convoy delivers aid to Calais refugees 
20 September 2015 Burton Mail South Derbyshire man will be delivering donations to refugee camps in Calais  
19 September 2015 The Spectator In the middle of the Calais migrant camp, there is a book-filled haven of peace 
19 September 2015 Creative Review Secret Cinema’s ‘Secret Protest’ at the Calais Jungle camp 
19 September 2015 Lancashire Evening Post Team head to Calais to help refugees 
18 September 2015 Newcastle Chronicle Supplies from generous North East folk to be taken to Calais for refugees 
18 September 2015 Lancashire Evening Post Preston faith volunteers to help Calais refugees 
18 September 2015 New York Times Refugees in Calais, Reading and Waiting 
17 September 2015 The Comet From Hitchin to Calais with love as community rallies to help refugees 
17 September 2015 ITV News Midlands Sikh charity prepare for migrant aid mission to Calais 
17 September 2015 The Guardian Birmingham vicar crowdfunds Bibles for Calais refugees 
17 September 2015 The Independent We're in the middle of a refugee crisis, but for easyJet and British Airways it's business as usual - by grassroots innovator Rachael Bardoe  
16 September 2015 The Telegraph Better A Do-gooder than a do-badder! 
15 September 2015 Stylist “We are all the same, deep down.” One woman's moving account from inside the Calais Jungle 
15 September 2015 Transformation Five ways ordinary people are helping refugees in Calais 
13 September 2015 The Observer Calais migrants fear focus on Syria will worsen their plight 
11 September 2015 You Phil.Com Réfugiés: les bénévoles anglais prennent Calais d’assaut 
10 September 2015 The Guardian Refugee Air Charity 
10 September 2015 Mashable UK Calais’ Jungle badly needs aid, but it's inundated with the wrong kind 
9 September 2015 The Guardian New campaign asks football fans to send club scarves to refugees in Calais 
9 September 2015 The Guardian Are you organising an event supporting refugees? 
8 September 2015 The Telegraph Douglas Booth helps out with collection for Calais refugees 
8 September 2015 Lancashire Evening Post Lancashire groups rally round to help support refugees at camps 
8 September 2015 The Independent How Britons reacted to 'refugees welcome' campaign 
7 September 2015 The Portsmouth News Aid from Portsmouth handed out to refugees in Calais 
7 September 2015 Portsmouth Local Press Don't Hate, Donate, Portsmouth 
7 September 2015 The Guardian Jungle Books 2 
6 September 2015 BBC Couple overwhelmed with donations for Calais migrants 
5 September 2015 Burton Mail Woodville man speaks out after volunteering at migrant camp in Calais  
5 September 2015 Evening Standard Refugee crisis: Aid convoy bound for Calais as public take action to provide vital supplies 
4 September 2015 The Guardian 'Completely inundated': Britons take refugees' aid into their own hands 
4 September 2015 The Guardian Why I donated my bike to people at Calais refugee camp 
4 September 2015 The Guardian Aid group urges Britons not to drive to Calais after convoy situation 
4 September 2015 Huffington Post Refugee Crisis Inspires Group Of Young Brits To Raise More Than £130k For People At Calais 
3 September 2015 Daily Record Scots mum who drove family to Calais to feed refugees: 'There has to be another way - there is room for all of us' 
3 September 2015 Liverpool Echo Merseyside volunteers to collect and deliver aid to refugees in Calais 
3 September 2015 London 24 Easy, practical ways Londoners can help refugees in Calais  
1 September 2015 Ely Standard Ely people are supporting refugees at Calais in the biggest migration since the Second World War 
27 August 2015 Positive News Five ways ordinary people are helping refugees in Calais 
24 August 2015 The Guardian Jungle Books 1 
21 August 2015 The Guardian 'It was the natural thing to do': family who took Calais migrant into their home 
20 August 2015 The Guardian A homemade humanitarian mission: what it's like to take donations to Calais 
18 August 2015 Asos Meet the girl spending her summer tackling the Calais migrant crisis 
14 August 2015 The Guardian We want to help fellow humans': how grassroots groups are supporting Calais refugees 
13 August 2015 The Guardian A common humanity in Oldham 
12 August 2015 Kent Online Five friends from Tonbridge to deliver aid to migrant camps in Calais 
12 August 2015 Deutsche Welle Social media reveals human side of Calais refugee camp 
11 August 2015 Huffington Post My Experience in Calais' Refugee Camp - The Jungle 
10 August 2015 The Guardian Guardian: Migrant life in Calais' Jungle refugee camp - a photo essay 
10 August 2015 Huffington Post We Wanted to Show the People Living in the Calais Camps That People in Britain Do Care 
9 August 2015 The Mirror What life is like in the Calais migrant 'jungle' - by young Brit who visited them 
3 August 2015 Aljazeera AlJazeera: Calais: Life in 'the Jungle' 
22 July 2015 Secours Catholique In Calais, a Wednesday enriched by unexpected events 
11 July 2015 France Info Quand les migrants apprennent le français dans "l'école" de la jungle 
11 July 2015 La Voix Du dans leur camp, des migrants construisent leur école 
10 July 2015 Nord Littoral une école dans la jungle inaugurée ce samedi 
 Thurrock Gazette Thurrock’s humanitarian effort - Why we go to Calais 
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