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...

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...

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...

Widen Windrush Discussion & National Lobby round up by Movement for...

Hosted and chaired by Janet Daby MP (Labour, Lewisham East) join this discussion and round up from the days National Lobby...

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...

Generations Dreaming

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

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Windrush – one chapter in a longer story

In the beginning was the Windrush. That is how the story is usually told – a tale of arrival, of racism and...

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...

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...

‘The Windrush Betrayal’ with Amelia Gentleman

We are pleased to welcome journalist Amelia Gentleman to Heffers, where she will discuss her new book, The Windrush Betrayal:...

Windrush Reminiscence Room – Harder They Come Sat, 22 June 2019...

Old Laundry Yard15 Market LaneW12 8EZhttps://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush The Jimmy Cliff Classic Resurrected for Windrush Night. Come and...

WINDRUSH: A LASTING LEGACY OF SERVICE

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

Windrush, Migration & Reggae

History and music industry consultant Kwaku posits that there probably would not be the reggae genre or the global phenomenon that...

Red, White and Blue Feathers in the Summer Rain

The Windrush generation have reinvigorated the annual summer Carnival season in the UK. Over the past 50 years of growing community...

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...

Windrush Memoirs: Perspectives from the Windrush Generation by Salford City Council...

An evening to celebrate and commemorate the Windrush generation and Caribbean culture. On 22nd June 1948, 500 migrants...

THE RAF

Sergeant Shevonne Bramley, 46, joined the RAF at 18. A Weapons Technician qualified in bomb disposal, she has been posted everywhere...

Windrush Generations Carnival of Roots & Culture at City Park

Sat 22 Jun 2019 -12:00 to 21:00 Free entry Local & international artists, dancers, DJs, musicians,...