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Brighton Table Tennis Club named first UK sports Club of Sanctuary


Hoang, a victim of trafficking from Vietnam, who has recently won his appeal with the Home Office and is a Level 1 qualified coach at BTTC.

Brighton Table Tennis Club are truly honoured to be the very first Club of Sanctuary, within the City of Sanctuary program. Sport has the power to change the world.

press release on Club of Sanctuary

Refugee Week Table Tennis Event – Tuesday 21st June 7pm – Kemptown.

Brighton Table Tennis Club, recently awarded Club of Sanctuary status, is hosting a Refugee Table Tennis event on Tuesday 21st June at 7pm. It is the Summer Solstice, Ramadan and a good day for a game of Ping Pong. Followed by a shared meal at sunset. Please bring a dish. Absolutely everybody welcome.
The Fitzherbert’s Centre, 36 Upper Bedford Street, Kemptown, BN2 1JP.
Tim Holtam
See also this article Meet The UK’s First Table Tennis Club Of Sanctuary That’s Giving A Masterclass In Integration in the Huffington Post about the club’s achievements