Refugee charity visits the House of Lords

Chiswick-based charity, International Refugee Trust (IRT) recently attended a meeting at The House of Lords with The All Party Parliamentary Group on Explosive Threats (APPG) to discuss the issue. Read more

IRT work with 'Monitor Man'

Up and coming artist Yassine Khaled exhibited his recent work ‘Monitor Man’ at the Watermans Art Centre in Brentford last weekend. Yassine is a Moroccan artist and travelled from Helsinki, briefly stopping at London on his way to Finland, especially to exhibit his new piece. Read more

Registration now open!

The Great Chiswick Firewalk 2019 on 12th October from 5pm. Registration is now open! Read more

Students Win place in ‘One World Challenge’ final with IRT

International Refugee Trust is proud to announce that a group of students from Ballerkermeen High School, Isle of Man, have been chosen to go through to the grand final of ‘One World Charity Challenge’. Year 12 students Siân Beale, Marie Tulbo, Carmela Pabellan, Jenny Hill and Aaron Kaneen, chose to represent IRT and gave an outstanding presentation about IRT's work. All of their hard work paid off, and they won a place in the grand final on the 27th March 2019. Read more

Sir Terry Wogan's interview with IRT's founder Fr. Kevin Doheny

In this interview from December 1990, Fr Doheny talks to the legendary Sir Terry Wogan about his life, his work with Mother Theresa and why he chose this vocation to help refugees around the world. Read more