Sharing our experiences, empowering and supporting each other, fighting for our rights, raising awarness about the issues that force women to seek international protection and the effects of the injustices of the UK immigration system.

Shut Yarls Wood demo 21st June2014

February 23rd, 2014

Shut down Yarl’s Wood petition 

Yarlswood report launch

January 30th, 2014

- WAST Manchester , Lydia our Chairwoman spoke at, WFRW launch
of their report in Parliament ,into detention .

WAST Manchester- Johnson and Sofia must stay

August 24th, 2011

   Home office ref:  K1254708  Sofia Kalu arrived in the UK on the 13th of November 2006 having fled Zimbabwe, after her home was burnt to the ground and her husband beaten and murdered by ZANU-PF members because he was [...]

WAST Manchester- Noushin must stay

August 24th, 2011

NOUSHIN MUST STAY Home office ref: B1295097 Ms Noushin Babar came to the UK in August 2000 with her husband from Pakistan and they claimed asylum but before a decisions was made she was divorced and her husband lost contact [...]

WAST Manchester- MS Glory Metfyean Must Stay !

August 24th, 2011

Ms Metfyean came to Britain and claimed asylum in June 2007 from Nigeria having fled after her parents house was attacked by a gang who wanted to take over their land. Her family were all killed in the attack and [...]