Who We Are

Who We Are


The video below was edited just a few weeks before The Calais Jungle destruction, our aims remain unchanged: responding to this Humanitarian Crisis in Northern Europe as quickly, as efficiently and as sustainably as possible. for our latest action with like minded organisations see here.

SBS has five trustees from different backgrounds...

side by side refugees

Katrina Kieffer-Wells

Garden designer

Liz Morgan

Event Organiser

Ian Shaw

Jazz Artist, Broadcaster

Julie Bassett

Teacher, Florist

David Rey

Secondary School Teacher


Ann Mitchell

Side By Side Patron

Kat and Rachel

Side By Side Co-Founders

We are proud to be supported by a great team of volunteers. There are over 200, who take time out of their busy lives as firemen, nurses, teachers, Musicians, Students, Business, Parents....