Freedom from Torture | Latest news, blogs and events

Latest news, blogs and events

Post date: 02-06-2017

Sheila Hayman runs our Write to Life creative writing group for torture survivors.

Post date: 13-12-2016

Members of Freedom from Torture’s creative writing group for torture survivors, Write to Life, will join writers and MPs at an event in the House of Commons this morning.

Post date: 11-08-2016

Freedom from Torture is dependent not just on the funds donated by our supporters, but also on the time and skills that are generously donated by our many volunteers.

Post date: 29-07-2016

“This freedom is truly like having pure oxygen to breathe”

Post date: 15-07-2016

‘Lost and Found’ a bewitching musical narrative about the journeys of six torture survivors  to their new lives in the UK will be premiered at the iconic Roundhouse in Camden on Friday 2 September at 7pm

Post date: 24-03-2016

Sheila Hayman runs our Write to Life creative writing group for torture survivors. Here she writes about a dispiriting trip to the First Tier Immigration Tribunal:

Post date: 11-06-2014

In Refugee Week (June 16-22) Freedom from Torture's Twitter account is hijacked by a mystery Tweeter who'll give a direct and personal point of view of our clients' daily lives, joys and st

Post date: 30-04-2014

Souvenirs performance at the Bath Literature Festival

Write to Life's acclaimed piece of verbatim theatre will be performed in Wales for the first time as part of the Llangollen Fringe Festival.

Post date: 07-04-2014

Once again we are privileged to provide the first two Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Sessions, on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th August at 5.30pm.

Post date: 28-03-2014

Sheila Hayman coordinator of the Write to Life group and two of its members will be travelling to Copenhagen to present a keynote address. Sheila writes more: