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Aegis Trust gains White Rose fashion outlet in Newark

For the past five years, Nottingham’s two White Rose recycled fashion boutiques have been doing their bit to support the life-saving work of the Aegis Trust, bringing hand-picked recycled garments to fashionistas across the city. Now a new White Rose boutique is opening 20 miles north in Newark-on-Trent – already home to the Aegis Trust’s […]

April 22nd, 2016|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Marathon Man UK is Peace & Sport Champion of the Year

World record-breaking ultra runner Rob Young (‘Marathon Man UK’) last night became Monaco’s prestigious Peace & Sport Champion of the Year following an international online public vote.

He was nominated for the award after leading a 25-day, 2,200-mile torch relay around the UK with fellow record-breaker Adam Holland as part of the ‘Champions Walk for Peace’ […]

November 27th, 2015|Outreach, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Aegis founder’s ‘outstanding work’ honoured with a CBE

March 27th, 2014|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy hosts talk by Aegis Special Representative on Crimes Against Humanity

At the Royal Wootton Bassett Academy, 7.00pm Wednesday 10 July, Mukesh Kapila – the whistleblower who as UN Sudan chief in 2004 first brought Darfur to global attention – will give a public talk on his memoirs, ‘Against A Tide of Evil’; a no-holds-barred insider account of a crisis that still keeps rolling.

Now Special Representative […]

July 8th, 2013|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy hosts talk by Aegis Special Representative on Crimes Against Humanity

At the Royal Wootton Bassett Academy, 7.00pm Wednesday 10 July, Mukesh Kapila – the whistleblower who as UN Sudan chief in 2004 first brought Darfur to global attention – will give a public talk on his memoirs, ‘Against A Tide of Evil’; a no-holds-barred insider account of a crisis that still keeps rolling.

Now Special Representative […]

July 8th, 2013|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Aegis 2012 Appeal – Creating Young Peacebuilders in Rwanda

Inspire more young people to stand up against the root causes of genocide by supporting the Aegis Trust 2012 Appeal, enabling young people in Rwanda to understand the dangers of prejudice and exclusion.
It costs just $20 for each young person to attend an Aegis Trust peacebuilding workshop, held at the Kigali Genocide Memorial.

Since 2009, we […]

January 3rd, 2012|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Hagelou hosts fundraiser for the Aegis Trust at Royal Windsor Racecourse

Heloise Agelou, founder of racehorse management company Hagelou www.hagelou.com – in partnership with International Thoroughbred Consultants (I.T.C) – hosted a charity event at the Royal Windsor Racecourse on Monday 10th October, benefitting the Aegis Trust.

 

 

 

160 guests, including Clive Owen and Sir Michael Parkinson (pictured, holding the ‘Winner’s Egg’ by Sarah Faberge, auctioned at the event), […]

October 13th, 2011|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Sir Richard Branson donates a week on Necker Island to the Aegis Trust

Sir Richard Branson has personally donated a week for two on Necker Island to an auction benefitting the Aegis Trust. The once in a lifetime prize, which is to be taken during a celebration week, is to be introduced by Clive Owen at an exclusive event at Royal Windsor Racecourse on 10th October hosted by Heloise […]

October 5th, 2011|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Heroes visit the UK

Jean Francois Gisimba with Clive Owen and Carl Wilkens

This Autumn, I feel very privileged to be working with Carl Wilkens and Jean-Francois Gisimba, two personal heroes of mine. They, together with Jean-Francois’ brother Damas, were responsible for saving the lives of over 400 Tutsi and moderate Hutu during the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. Hundreds of people […]

September 20th, 2011|Uncategorised|0 Comments

‘The man who broke into Auschwitz’ launches book at The Holocaust Centre

8 April 2011 – Wartime hero Denis Avey, who recounts how as a prisoner of war he twice broke into Auschwitz III and also helped to save the life of a Jewish inmate, last week launched his memoirs at The Holocaust Centre (home of the Aegis Trust) together with Rob Broomby, formerly the BBC’s Berlin […]

April 8th, 2011|Uncategorised|0 Comments