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2017 News Archive
Thursday, April 27, 2017

VIDEO: BFC & QPR fans put aside rivalry for Football Welcomes Refugees Campaign

Last weekend ahead of the West London clash between The Bees and QPR, all rivalry was put aside to support the weekend's Football Welcomes Refugee campaign by Amnesty International UK and endorsed by the English Football League. 

Hosted by Brentford FC Community Sports Trust, we were joined by local community club, QPR Trust for a inclusive morning of football welcoming the refugee participants of our community. The team's were mixed to show a great example of the cohesive work done in our communities. Watch our video above for how our event. 

Read more about the work Amnesty International UK do and their press release ahead of the Football Welcomes Refugees campaign. 

Read Amnesty International's Press Release here

To see pictures from the day, visit our facebook page album here: Football Welcomes Refugees with Brentford FCCST and QPR Trust photo album