On 10 September, Right to Remain held its annual gathering in Liverpool.  We were joined by groups and individuals from across the UK, to share information, learning, inspiration and hopes and fears for the year ahead. This year, groups from Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle and Gateshead,… Read more »

Join Right to Remain at our 2017 annual national gathering, where we will be bringing together brilliant people from across the UK to share ideas, challenges and opportunities and plan how we can be strong and successful in the year ahead. This is a chance… Read more »

On Monday, we wrote on the blog about our annual gathering in Manchester on 3 September.  The afternoon part of the event included workshops on five different topics. One of these workshops was “Practical solidarity from Calais to UK”, facilitated by representatives of the Refugee… Read more »

We wrote yesterday on the blog about our annual gathering in Manchester on 3 September.  The afternoon part of the event included workshops on five different topics. One of these workshops was “Universities Resist Border Controls”.  In advance of our gathering, Sanaz Raji wrote for… Read more »

“You know when you have a really inspirational day and you can’t wait to do the next thing? Well, the Right to Remain Gathering in Manchester was really inspirational … It’s really fantastic to feel part of such a strong and diverse network” On Saturday… Read more »

Our national gathering is just around the corner.  These annual events are a chance for asylum/migrant support groups we work with across the UK to meet, for activists to hear from and share with other campaigners, to reflect on the progress or disappointments of the… Read more »

This is an article by Ben du Preez of Detention Action, originally published by Open Democracy on 15 September 2015. There was a strange sense of disconnect as attendees gathered in the foyer for the beginning of Right to Remain’s annual conference in London last… Read more »

“It always seems to be your annual conference”, one of my friends commented recently as conference-organising anxiety started to spill over in the days leading up to the big event.  This year’s conference – the second as ‘Right to Remain’ but the twentieth as an… Read more »

“The conference was an absolutely great day, one of the best events that I have ever attended.  I spoke to [the rest of our group] about how they had found the day and they all said that it had been a great day and they… Read more »

This article was written by Yasmin Gunaratnam for the Mapping Immigration Controversy project. Over a hundred people filled the small community hall that hosted the Right to Remain (RtR) conference in Bethnal Green on the 6th September. Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, Newcastle and Slough were… Read more »