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Donate to a football tournament in the Calais camps

Tom Huddleston

Despite claims that the Calais ‘Jungle’ has been cleared, there are still over 5,000 people living in the camp with more arriving every day. Play 4 Calais is a London-based charity dedicated to making the lives of refugees in Calais a little more bearable, by arranging film screenings and football matches for residents. On June 10, to coincide with the start of Euro 2016, they’re hosting a whole day of matches on a pitch paid for by donations, in an effort to distract, just a little, from the grim reality of everyday life in the camps. And they’re urgently looking for added funds to make this a possibility.

Head here to find out more, and give a few quid if you can.

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