Race Matters

Category : Action

Joint Open Letter: GCSE and A-Level Cancellation Arrangements

12 Jan, 2021 by Halima Begum

Today, the Runnymede Trust has written an open letter to the Education Secretary, Gavin Williamson MP, calling for urgent action ...

The importance of heritage: black adopters needed

22 Jun, 2020 by Grace Gomez

Children need a safe and loving home. When biological families are unable to provide it, looked-after children turn to the state ...

Windrush: 10 urgent recommendations

08 Apr, 2020 by Rahul Verma

Runnymede and 35 race equality, migrant rights and human rights organisations, and Windrush campaigners, wrote to the Home Secre ...

Open Letter: Predicted grades & BME students

05 Apr, 2020 by Zubaida Haque

Runnymede and others wrote to the Education Secretary amid concerns that certain groups, including BME students, may lose out du ...

Coronavirus update: Runnymede office closed

16 Mar, 2020 by admin

The Runnymede office is closed from today (Monday 16 March 2020) as a precaution to protect staff, visitors and our wider commun ...

Hostile environment: Forced deportations resumed

06 Feb, 2020 by Zita Holbourne

As the government resumes its widely criticised programme of forced deportation by charter flights, Zita Holbourne, a human righ ...

Gypsies and Travellers: Worst changes for a decade

19 Dec, 2019 by Emma Nuttall

As the new government seeks to honour the Conservative election pledge to 'tackle unauthorised Traveller camps' Emma Nuttal ...

3 things to unite our communities

31 Oct, 2019 by admin

As part of Runnymede and CLASS think tank's #ReclaimTheAgenda campaign, 20 year-old Lisa Eigbadon, from RECLAIM, a leadership or ...

Event report: Reporting Racism

29 Oct, 2019 by Nick Treloar

Following an event in parliament last week (Thursday 24 October 2019) called by Shadow Women and Equalities Secretary Dawn Butle ...