Windrush Day 2021 at Firstsite!

All are welcome to this special Windrush Day event to celebrate Afro-Caribbean culture through stalls, live music, performance and dance. There will...

How will you be celebrating Windrush Day 2021?

Windrush Day 2021 will soon be upon us. We want to highlight all of the events and activities that will be...

Windrush then and now – A day to celebrate how the...

22 June 2021 will mark the fourth national Windrush Day and 73 years since the SS Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury Docks...

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...

Windrush Day 2019 Celebration Event by Essex Cultural Diversity Project

Windrush Day 2019Essex is the Place For Me! Saturday 22 June 11am – 3.30pmEssex Record Office, Chelmsford CM2 6YT

Discourses of Windrush by Leicester Media School, De Montfort University

The MeCCSA Race, Ethnicity and Post-Colonial Network, in collaboration with the Stephen Lawrence Research Centre and the Media Discourse Centre at...

Baroness Floella Benjamin on coming to England

Baroness Floella Benjamin arrived in Britain in 1960 from Trinidad, and considers herself part of the Windrush generation. Here she describes...

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...

David Olusoga: The Secret Windrush Files

The historian uncovers the hidden stories behind the Windrush scandal at an exclusive screening of his new BBC documentary, followed by...

Windrush Reminiscence Room Private View Fri, 31 May 2019 14:30 –...

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush Reminiscence Rooms are used to trigger memories in people who have long term health related memory issues.Whether it...

Must Read

James Berry – To Travel This Ship

The arrival of the SS Empire Windrush in June 1948 at Tilbury Dock marked the beginning of post-war mass migration. The ship...

Windrush Garden Party at Soho House by Recognize Black Heritage &...

Sandwell & West Birmingham NHS Trust, in partnership with the BAME Staff Network at the University of Birmingham, Recognize Black Heritage...

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...

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...

BCA presents HERO

Black Cultural Archives (BCA) invites you to a very special screening as part of our Windrush commemoration on Saturday 22 June...

Windrush: Who exactly was on board?

The former passenger liner's journey up the Thames on that misty June day is now regarded as the symbolic starting point...

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...

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...

From War to Windrush

Fri 21 Jun - Fri 5 Jul 2019 Free entry On the 3rd September 1939 Britain...

From the SS Windrush to Croydon: the life of Alex Elden

Alex Elden, a member of the Royal Airforce from 1944, and a passenger on the SS Empire Windrush on its famous...

Windrush70

In 1996, Sam King MBE and Arthur Torrington CBE established Windrush Foundation ‘to keep alive the memories of the young men...

Windrush Day – Caribbean Activity Day

Jun 22, 2019 Free admission An activity day bringing together elders who contributed to...