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: 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...

Reflections as a Child of Windrush Generation

If the 16 year old Maxie Hayles arrived in Birmingham today, he would certainly have a culture...

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

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

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...

Beyond Windrush: Tracing African Caribbean Ancestry Thu, 20 June 2019 19:00...

Tate Streatham Library63 Streatham High RdSW16 1PNwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beyond-windrush Want to extend your family tree? Struggling to reach ancestors who lived...

Generations Dreaming

Please note: this event is now sold out. If you were not able to get a...

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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...

Windrush Day 2019 Celebration Event – Sat, 22 June 2019 11:00...

Essex Cultural Diversity Project invites you to a special Windrush Day Celebration Event, taking place in Chelmsford. The event celebrates Afro-Caribbean culture...

Rhammel O’Dwyer-Afflick – Black Lives Matter, Always.

Devastated by the crippling pain of racist injustice. It was difficult to coin these words because it feels personal. It hurts...

Windrush Day Celebration with Vanley Burke

We are way past excited to be celebrating Windrush Day with the photographer and artist Vanley Burke. Vanley began photographing the...

Windrush Day in Southwark 2020

On 22 June 72 years ago, the Empire Windrush landed at Tilbury Docks, Essex. Carrying passengers from...

Windrush70

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

Windrush Day In Bristol

Windrush Day is a moment of pride and celebration. Today we recognise and honour the generation that came...

Black LGBTQ histories, the Caribbean and Britain: the life of Patrick...

I am passionate about exploring and documenting histories which broaden our understanding of both what we consider Black British history and...

Before Windrush: Mapping Migrants in an Age of Controversies Tue, 18...

4.3, Lister Learning and Teaching Centre5 Roxburgh PlaceEH8 9SUwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/before-windrush The image of migrants clustering into specific areas of town...

Nottingham Trent University

Sofia Aatkar is a Midlands4Cities funded PhD student at Nottingham Trent University where she teaches on the ‘Black Writing in Britain’...

Museumand, The National Caribbean Heritage Museum launches new book for Windrush...

The Nottingham-based museum is the only museum dedicated to preserving Caribbean history, heritage and culture in the UK...

Leicester’s National Windrush Day Celebration with Film & Dance

To commemorate the first National Windrush Day please join us to for the final opportunity to view...