Friday, February 26, 2021

We must honour the legacy of Windrush Day

No health or care worker should feel alien in this country, says Dame Donna Kinnair in her latest blog to mark Windrush...

The National Theatre announces final titles to be streamed for free...

A scene from Amadeus, centre Lucian Msamati as Antonio Salieri ...

Windrush 2020 Message from Cllr Joseph Ejiofor, Leader of Haringey Council

HMT Empire Windrush arrived at the Port of Tilbury on 21 June 1948 and its passengers disembarked a day later. The ship...

Tilbury Bridge Walkway of Memories – A Tribute to the Windrush...

British Artist Everton Wright (EVEWRIGHT) to create Tilbury Bridge Walkway of Memories a unique outdoor site specific Art Installation at...

WINDRUSH DAY: The Invaluable & Lasting Contribution of the Windrush Generation...

Bringing the first group of more than half a million migrants who would go on to not only settle in the UK...

Over thirty years ago, Len Garrison, co-founder of Black Cultural Archives,...

Since 1981 Black Cultural Archives (BCA) has embarked on the journey to collect and preserve materials which redress the historical balance...

Before and After Windrush: 350 Years of Black People in Lambeth

A free exhibition to celebrate the presence of Black communities in the borough over the last 350 years.  Hosted at Lambeth Town...

AFRO-CARIBBEANS CALLED TO LOBBY PARLIAMENT

The people of our community often complain about racism. Rightly so. But do we make demands on our decision makers...

Private View: A Windrush Legacy: Contemporary British Caribbean Art & Cult…...

Rich Mix35-47 Bethnal Green RoadE1 6LAwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/private-view-a-windrush WRAP (Windrush Radio Art Project) presents A Windrush Legacy: Contemporary British Caribbean Art...

CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER: IDENTITIES AND STORIES POP-UP EXHIBITION.

The launch night featured inspiring speeches from the Mayor of Lambeth, Ibrahim Dogus; the Mayoress of Lewisham, Barbara Gray; and EVEWRIGHT. The artist...

Windrush Generation: Our Family History

The countries at which passengers embarked were Trinidad, Jamaica, Bermuda and Mexico. Children travelled as part of the family unit of...

Fashion & Windrush Voyage, Hope, and Popping Style

In the run-up to the Windrush anniversary the vintage images of the men and women arriving in Britain, encapsulated the hopes...

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WINDRUSH: The Story of Modern Britain

Seventy-one years ago, on 22 June 1948, passengers disembarked from the MV Empire Windrush, docked at the Port of Tilbury, carrying...

The Story of Windrush Migrants: Creative Family Workshops May 28 –...

The Library at Willesden Green95 High RoadNW10 2SFwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-story-of-windrush Join Learning Through The Arts for four days of exciting workshops...

6 ways to mark Windrush Day and challenge the racist hostile...

Jonathan Stevenson Today is Windrush Day, marking the day 72 years ago when the Empire Windrush ship arrived at...

Caribbean Women and the NHS

The NHS was established in post-war England to tackle the major social and economic problems of the day, including ill-health and...

Not all of us came on the Windrush by Harris Museum,...

‘Not all of us came on the Windrush’ is a spoken word sharing and an exploration into the stories of Afro...

This year we celebrate the 71 years since the arrival of...

This wave of mass migration is an important part of our nation's historical narrative. It tells the story of post-war Britain and...

CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER: IDENTITIES AND STORIES POP-UP EXHIBITION.

The launch night featured inspiring speeches from the Mayor of Lambeth, Ibrahim Dogus; the Mayoress of Lewisham, Barbara Gray; and EVEWRIGHT. The artist...

Boris Johnson celebrates members of Windrush generation & says ‘they contributed...

The Prime Minister , Boris Johnson has paid tribute to the members of the Windrush generation, celebrating their contribution to "greatly...

Andrea Levy’s Epic “Small Island” Receives Standing Ovation at the National...

Although we would have liked to see Hortense' character given the same depth of recognition and understanding as Queenie it cannot be denied...

The forgotten history of the Windrush

A Newcastle University academic has uncovered material which sheds new light on the history of the Windrush generation. Their...

National Windrush Day of Action

Join us at the African Caribbean Centre on 22 June for a series of events to mark the National Windrush Day...

Fashion & Windrush Voyage, Hope, and Popping Style

In the run-up to the Windrush anniversary the vintage images of the men and women arriving in Britain, encapsulated the hopes...