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Great Escape

North Korean defector Timothy Cho giving a lecture in the theatre.

We were honoured to welcome Timothy Cho to come and speak to our students in Core RE last week. Timothy Cho is a North Korean human rights activist and two-time defector. He has been imprisoned four times in North Korea and China, before escaping to the UK (via the Philippines). Timothy spoke about his appreciation of religious freedom, and the power of prayer for him during some of his darkest moments. The students (and teachers!) were captivated