AuthorRefugee Radio

Stephen Silverwood is the founder and manager of Refugee Radio.

Jacob: Thousand 4 1000

What do you do when your government is making asylum seekers homeless on purpose as a way to punish them? What do you do with a “Hostile Environment”? According to Jacob Berkson, you open your heart and take action. In this interview...

Takeaway Heritage: MacDoner

The Takeaway Heritage project interviews staff at MacDoner in Kemp Town, the kebab shop with the greatest name in the history of kebab shops, not to mention the best homemade pitta bread! Takeaway Heritage documented 35 stories which reveal...

Takeaway Heritage: Kambis

Our Takeaway Heritage series continues with a feature on Kambis, a Lebanese restaurant and takeaway on the Brighton and Hove border. We talk to a chef, a manager and a waiter to find out more about the culture behind the counter. Takeaway...

Takeaway Heritage: Archipelagos

The Takeaway Heritage series talks to Theo from Nick Cave’s favourite Greek restaurant, Archipelagos. Takeaway Heritage documented 35 stories which reveal the hidden history of restaurants, cafes and takeaways run by migrants in...

Takeaway Heritage: Waves

Continuing our Takeaway Heritage series, we talk to Ali and Esmeray who arrived in the UK as refugees from Turkey and have now set up their first cafe. Takeaway Heritage documented 35 stories which reveal the hidden history...