letters fae the locals

The heart and soul of our welcome packs, we have quite literally spent days laughing and crying over the beautiful letters that we have received so far. Just in case you need a little inspiration we’ve pictured some of our favourites below. Details of where to send yours are at the bottom of the page.

“Even though the weather may be cold and wet, we wouldn’t have our beautiful green spaces without our rain”

“Welcome to this funny, complicated, rainy, friendly, passionate city”

“Dear friends, here you will find a fortune made out of kind souls, warm smiles and supportive vibes”

image“Welcome to Glasgow but I must warn you about the bad weather. Now let’s talk about schools…the best school is…” Ammoldeep, age 7

“There is a lot of books to read, sports to play and new foods to try” Ellen, age 7


“Welcome to Glasgow. We hope you enjoy being here. There are lot of things you will enjoy here like the beautiful parks, swimming pools.”


Write you letter fae a local today and post it to Refuweegee, The Briggait, 141 Bridgegate, Glasgow, G1 5HZ or drop them into any Oxfam shop in and around Glasgow or to any of our donation drop off locations. You can make a difference, put pen to paper and be part of the weegie welcome!

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