In Barrhead on 27th June, an event organised by East Renfrewshire Faith Forum, East Renfrewshire Council and Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire followed the map from Syria to Scotland, with locals and New Scots alike tasting cuisine from different regions, sharing stories and being entertained by local musicians.
Sadly two Refugee Festival Scotland events have had to be cancelled due to low interest. They are tomorrow’s Community Ceilidh & Miming Our Story on Saturday. Sorry to disappoint anyone who was planning to go.
As part of Glasgow Museum’s work with communities in Glasgow, Kelvingrove Museum hosted a day of storytelling through objects curated by the Scottish Afghan Society on Wednesday 26th June.
Images by volunteer photographer Daniel Harkins