“I developed some friendship relations with people and other Syrian families here. I have also English neighbours. We have some meetings and gatherings with Syrian families and we do trips during the summer. These activities make us feel home, so we would not feel strangers”.
“I meet my friends frequently and we do some family gatherings. Sometimes we make picnics or trips to the sea during the summer. Or we go for hiking. Those activities entertain us and ease the pressures of feeling lonely or stranger”.
*** Interviews carried out by Doha Samir