Charlbury Refugee Action Group (CRAG)

Here is everything you need to know about Charlbury Refugee Action Group. You will also find ongoing refugee news at

where we post regularly updated information about what the group is doing, news about the refugee situation, and how you can help. The Facebook page is accessible even if you are not signed up to Facebook, though you will get more out of it if you are. If you join Facebook, you do not have to use it for any other purposes, nor do you have to publish any personal information.

Relevant information for local residents can be found on the District Council website at

If you would like to join the mailing list for Charlbury Refugee Action Group, please sign up at . This will keep you fully up to date with what we are doing, and the events we put on. We welcome your help and enthusiasm too!

Membership is free.

Our season of forthcoming concerts is below. The proceeds from all our concerts and other fundraising events go to refugee relief, usually in France or Greece where the charity Help Refugees helps fund grassroots mainly volunteer organisations operating where the international NGOs often have no access.

Other events are planned this autumn and will be announced here shortly, as well under the appropriate dates on

If you wish to make a donation yourself, with the opportunity to add Gift Aid (which increases the value of your donation by 25%), please donate using this link: We cannot add Gift Aid to money paid for entry to an event.

You can also click these links to see
Our Sunday Tea Concert programme for 2017/18
The CRAG constitution
Minutes of CRAG committee meeting held on May 8 2017
Minutes of CRAG committee meeting held on September 11 2017


Charlbury Tea Concerts: Winter Series 2017-18
Each concert is held in the Memorial Hall, Charlbury at 3pm. Concerts last approximately one hour. Tickets are £10 and include tea and cake (under 15s, £5) and may be reserved by emailing For general enquiries phone 01608 811378.
Reserved tickets should be collected and paid for at the door by 15 minutes before the performance. Otherwise seats cannot be guaranteed. Subject to availability, tickets may be bought on the door.
Click the link above for the full programme.
Our next concert is this one:

Sunday October 15th
Fatima Lahham recorders, Elin White baroque violin, Florence Petit baroque cello, Johan Löfving theorbo
Improviso is a specialist period instrument ensemble formed when its members were studying at the Royal College of Music, They have since performed widely both in the UK and Europe. They will play works by G.P. Telemann and Dario Castello interspersed with their own improvisations.
For more information, see

Last updated: Thu 14 Sep

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