Brenda was awarded Volunteer of the year, working with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders

1st to 7th June is Volunteer Week, and the 17th to the 23 June is Refugee Week.  Brenda, a retired teacher, explained to Anita from Bedford Radio how rewarding and purposeful befriending the residents of Yarl’s wood, Yarl’s wood a Detention Centre for asylum seekers and an immigration removal centre. Brenda visits weekly and has been volunteering for 3 … Read moreBrenda was awarded Volunteer of the year, working with Yarl’s Wood Befrienders