Changing attitudes to, and improving the lives of, ex-detainees and migrant communities

Upcoming Events


Dover Together: Multicultural Festival
Saturday June 20th 2018 12.00 – 4.00 pm 
Pencester Gardens, Dover

A great day for everyone in Dover to come together to celebrate their, and different, cultures, try new activities and have fun. We are in the process of putting all the plans in place, if you want to be involved then click here to find out how you can be!

Dover Welcomes All

Friday 23rd of February 1.30pm-2.30pm

Salem Baptist Church Hall, Dover.

Samphire have organised ‘Dover Welcomes All’ a new group for people to arrange how we can make dover more welcoming.  The first meeting will be held on Friday 23rd of February 1.30pm-2.30pm at Salem Baptist Church Hall in Dover.   Can you offer some free time to volunteer English lessons, set up a coffee mornings or help at Dover Together Multi-Cultural and more, if so this is the meeting for you.  Refreshments will be provided.



Previous Events

Sanctuary in East Kent
Wednesday February 1st 2017

Folkestone Road Hub: Christmas and Svätého Mikuláša Celebration
Saturday December 10th 2016

Just 1 Thing‘ Exploring the experiences of Refugees and Migrants through stories and art…  Running throughout August 2016

Dover Community Tea
Friday July 8th 2016

Refugee Week: Celebrating the Rhythms & Food of Africa 
Wednesday 22nd June 2016
More information here.

A Syrian Love Story: Free Film-Screening & Talk 
Wednesday 13th April 2016
More information here.

Human Megaphone: Refugee Voices 
Sunday 20th March 2016
More information here.

Facts Over Fear: Samphire AGM and evening of discussion
Thursday 24th September 2015
More information here.

Against the Tide: Sharing Positive Perspectives on Migration
Thursday 9th April 2015
An evening highlighting the unseen side of migration from charities supporting people in Calais’ camps and Dover’s detention centre. More information here.