Monday, July 13, 2020

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...

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...

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...

Black Cultural Archives, Who Are We?

Established in 1981 and situated in its iconic building in Brixton’s Windrush Square since 2014, Black Cultural Archives (BCA) is the...

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...

Tracing Your Windrush Roots @Lambeth College

10 years ago Adrian embarked on a journey of discovery to trace his family tree and reclaim his heritage. The conversations...

The arrival of the Empire Windrush on 22 June 1948 has...

The collective significance of the experiences of the 500 or so passengers who disembarked onto the docks at Tilbury that day...

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Croydon Windrush Thanksgiving Service Sun, 23 June 2019 15:00 – 16:30

Windrush day celebrates the arrival of Caribbean migrants onto UK shores over 70 years ago. It celebrates the...

Prince Charles sends a message to Britain’s Caribbean community on Windrush...

Today marks the anniversary of the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush in 1948, carrying hundreds of people from the Caribbean who...

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...

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...

Message from H. E. Seth George Ramocan, CD High Commissioner for...

The commemoration of this important anniversary provides us with an opportunity to celebrate the close to five hundred Caribbean migrants who arrived, settled...

WINDRUSH: A LASTING LEGACY OF SERVICE

The African and Caribbean War Memorial at Windrush Square in Brixton tells the...

WINDRUSH: SIMPLY THE BEST

To commemorate the seventieth first anniversary of the African and Caribbean presence in post-war Britain, STEPHEN BOURNE, author of the award-winning...

The Windrush Story

Come along to this event to hear the Windrush Story. Welcome: Adebusola Adeyemi (Chair...

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

Jim Grover On a Thursday evening in June I pushed through a large brown swing door and...

Strictly Reggae

Celebrate Windrush Day at Boisdale of Canary Wharf with the fabulous Strictly Reggae. This great band features stars from UB40 alongside...

WINDRUSH: A LASTING LEGACY OF SERVICE

The African and Caribbean War Memorial at Windrush Square in Brixton tells the...

Windrush Day 2020: Virtual celebrations to be hosted by groups across...

Answering calls from the British government to help rebuild the UK economy after World War II, migrants from the Caribbean Commonwealth...