In the Media


The lives of Asylum Seekers are increasingly entering the media and St. Chad’s Sanctuary is being turned to as a forum that illustrates their needs. Below are some of our most recent media appearances.

For more information on how you might be able to help some of the most vulnerable members of our society, please contact St. Chad’s Sanctuary at

Thanks to her appearance in the BBC’s Inside Out documentary, one of our regulars Agnes was contacted by the Guardian newspaper. Below is the picture that appeared in their Saturday supplement. Well done Agnes!







BBC West-Midlands, Inside Out, 06.01.2014

Claire Short Visits St Chad’s Sanctuary

And we have our own very special Secret Millionare. Aria Taheri.

For those of you who love to dance, you might have heard of Pierre Dulaine, whose life was the inspiration for the Hollywood blockbuster film ‘Take The Lead’ which starred Antonio BanderasPierre’s sister Amanda is a volunteer teacher at St Chad’s Sanctuary. Pierre recently visited us at St Chad’s Sanctuary…but at this time Sister Margaret took the lead!

Pierre Dulaine at St Chads Sanctuary


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