Community and Culture

Appleby fair

This is the official site for the Appleby Horse Fair. The Fair is an annual gathering of Gypsies and Travellers in the town of Appleby in Cumbria’s Eden Valley.

Visit now: http://www.applebyfair.org


DreamMakers - About

Dreammakers is a UK-wide project by young people between the ages of 13 and 19, based around the themes of Identity, Community, Dreams and Aspirations. It has been designed by 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning and Eva Sajovic and supported by Paul Hamlyn

Visit now: http://dreammakersuk.tumblr.com/about


Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Chaplaincy.

The Chaplaincy provides pastoral care and Sacramental programmes to the Gypsy Roma and Traveller Communities. It also aims to educate others in the diocese, both clergy and laity, about Travellers and their culture. Deaneries, Parish groups, schools an

Visit now: https://parish.rcdow.org.uk/travellergypsyroma/


Margaret Clitheroe Trust

Margaret Clitherow Trust seeks to serve marginalised communities in the areas of faith, education, health and social inclusion. We primarily serve the Travelling communities of England and Wales. We also work with other marginalised groups, such as thos

Visit now: http://www.margaretclitherow.org


Pope Francis' homily Monday, 26 October 2015

The leader of the Catholic Church restating its commitment to nomadic communities

Visit now: https://w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/speeches/2015/october/documents/papa-francesco_20151026_popolo-gitano.pdf


SINTI ROMANI COMMUNITY IN QUEENSLAND

A range of materials on international Roma issues.

Visit now: http://www.sintiromanicommunity.org/


The real story of Britain's Roma: excluded, ignored and neglected | UK news | The Observer

Visit now: http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2013/nov/17/roma-page-hall-sheffield