AN Albert Einstein look-alike made an appearance at Lush Cosmetics in Solihull to help raise awareness of refugees in Britain.
The store was turned into a campaign centre during Refugee Week from June 15 to 21 and shoppers were encouraged to write a personal message to a refugee on a Welcome to Britain postcard.
Customers also had the chance to see Refugee Action’s new film Forced to Flee on in-store televisions and were encouraged to become involved in Refugee Week’s Simple Acts campaign.
To find out more about the Simple Acts campaign go to www.simpleacts.org.uk. To find out more about refugees and the work of Refugee Action go to www.refugee-action.org.uk.