Saturday, April 17, 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...

Reflections as a Child of Windrush Generation

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

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...

Windrush Day on the Railways

On 22 June 1948, hundreds of passengers, many of whom had begun their journeys in the Caribbean, disembarked the ship at...

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...

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...

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

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

Must Read

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,...

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...

Free Event To Explore Windrush, Hostile Environment And More Saturday 8th...

Workshop Brief: High Commission of Trinidad and Tobago 42 Belgrave SquareBelgraviaSW1X 8NT The...

The Windrush Story

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

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...

Strictly Reggae

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

Why We Should Celebrate Windrush Day

Windrush Day is now officially recognised nationwide and within the Caribbean community, particularly for first and second generation citizens, June...

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...

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 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, Migration & Reggae

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

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...