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TogetherintheUK helps people who have come to the UK live an inclusive life through sharing insights from people who have made a similar journey.

Moving Matters

View details of one of our previous events : Moving Matters where there was a discussion on the challenges of creating a new a life in the UK and the launch of a report on the subject.

 Migrants face many challenges in creating a new life here. Through research, engagement and story telling, TogetherintheUK shares powerful insights.  Go to UK life to find out really useful information and to Stories to find out more about the challenges and joys of migration.


Rights for All: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights turns 75

By Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale #MigrantsDay, #RefugeeRights, #MigrationStories, #Inclusion,...

Cultural Tapestry: Navigating Dual Identities 

By Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale   The children and grandchildren of the migrants who settled...

Black Representation Across our National Curriculum: a Step Towards Combating Racism


Black History Month – Not Just for October!

by: Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale When you experience predominantly negative or even a lack of...

Parallel lives? No, a world full of stories and connections.

A write-up of the book launch of Hear Our Stories

Listening to the voice of migrant children

Photo by Eric Masur by Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale Migrant statistics might be highly topical, but...

Ten Interesting Facts about Hear Our Stories

Hear Our Stories is an anthology of writings on migration brought to you by TogetherintheUK and...

How to Make Language Differences a Bridge and Not a Barrier?

Speaking the same language is a crucial bridge to enable integratiion into society. Many writers...

Home May Be Where the Heart is, but Memories Fill Our Heart

A home can give a sense of belonging, comfort, and security; however, the memories we hold in our...

The Multi-Faceted Migrant Pyschological Journey

Sinead Mangan-Mc Hale Taking a journey can be both exciting and terrifying. Still, once we arrive...

Share your Compassion – Support Refugee Week’s Call to Action (19-25 June)

Sinead Mangan-Mc Hale International Refugee Week is an annual event that began in the UK and now...

A Modern Monarchy Built On Tradition And Forward Thinking

Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale On 6 May 2023, Great Britain, and the countries of the British Commonwealth,...

Food: Feeding the Spirit of Culture that Brings us Together

Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale Food has a powerful ability to evoke memories and emotions. We commonly...

Making Cross Cultural Connections

Making Cross-Cultural Connections Sinéad Mangan-Mc Hale The TGIUK anthology Hear Our Stories...

What Day is Green Day? St Patrick’s Day, of course.

March 17th is not just a day to honour Ireland’s patron saint; it’s the day for all to celebrate...

Moving Matters

Read a synopsis of the Moving Matters event and details of the report launch

Moving Matters Report

Speak to us

If you have migrated to the UK and would like to share your story, please get in touch. We know that others will benefit hugely from your experience. Contactus at  TogetherintheUK and also subscribe to receive our monthly newsletter.

Migration: How to Connect - E3

Migration: Teresa talks to Jamie McPherson on”Supporting people held in immigration detention”

Migration: How to Connect - E2

Migration: Teresa speaks to Kitty Madar an immigrant from Hungary. They explore Kitty’s ten years in London.

Migration: How to connect - E1

Migration: A discussion with a Polish musician who migrated to Iceland

From Aleppo to Telford

The story continues. Nour shares the challenges and joys of her ten years in the UK.”

Migration: Together is the way!

Migration: Kosta is a co – founder/director at TogetherintheUK, member of KO Crime and business partner /manager of artist,  Anthony *aNt”

Advocating for the Eastern European Community: Learning to Unlearn

Teresa in conversation with Adina Maglan who shares her insights on the Eastern European Community

'The Road Much Travelled'

Teresa in conversation with Aman Goyal who shares his insights on UK and Indian culture and gives very practical advice for anyone migrating to the UK. (September 2022)

Eugenics, Anti-Roma Racism and vulnerability

Professor Marius Turda and Teresa take the discussion one step further. They discuss eugenics, ant-Roma racism and the potential consequences of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

War, oppression and prejudice

Professor Marius Turda and Teresa discuss the transition from communism in Eastern Europe, the impact of the war in Ukraine and eugenics

100 Years of Polish Migrant Stories

Teresa Norman in conversation with Jola Piesakowska about 100 years of Polish migrant stories

'Faith, Belonging and Cultural Identity

Teresa Norman in conversation with the actor, Sadiqa Esmail, about Faith, Belonging and Cultural Identity

Salsa-ing from Colombia to multi-cultural London

Teresa Norman in conversation with Cristian Pedraza founder of Spanglish, a multicultural platform.

From the Goldmines of South Africa to multicultural London

Teresa Norman in conversation with cofounder and friend Johann about his journey to the UK

The 1960s journey from Barbados to the UK

Michele Bent shares her parents’ story, the trials and the triumphs.

Working in Migration

Richard Williams discusses his policy work supporting asylum seekers and refugees.

How to Make Language Differences a Bridge and Not a Barrier?

Speaking the same language is a crucial bridge to enable integratiion into society. Many writers...

Welcome Presents a warm welcome with Food, Film and Friendship’

Interview with Welcome Kitchen and Presents Thanks for agreeing to be interviewed by...

The vital importance of social connection – an interview with TimePeace

Interview with TimePeace. Photo from a TimePeace event Thanks for agreeing to be interviewed by...

Making a new start – with the right support

Betty with her hosts, Mary and Stefania. Betty was granted leave to remain in the summer....

An interview with Brighton Table Tennis Club

Brighton Table Tennis Club has had a lot of coverage for how open and inclusive it is. It has won...

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