The following links illustrate just some of the many contributions of sanctuary seekers who have moved to the UK.
The Traces project gives a timeline of some of those who have contributed to the arts and culture of the UK. The timeline stops in 2012 but, view the books and film suggestions and you will see, it could easily be extended.
Coming right up to date, the following links to an article about actions of some sanctuary seekers during the Covid-19 outbreak:
Main photo: Tobias Madden