Friday, August 14, 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...

Windrush Reminiscence Room ArtsFest Party Sat, 1 June 2019 12:00...

Old Laundry Yard15 Market LaneW12 8EZwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush Come and have a look around our new 1960s Living Room, listen to...

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...

Private View: A Windrush Legacy: Contemporary British Caribbean Art & Cult…...

Rich Mix35-47 Bethnal Green RoadE1 6LAwww.eventbrite.co.uk/e/private-view-a-windrush WRAP (Windrush Radio Art Project) presents A Windrush Legacy: Contemporary British Caribbean Art...

The Windrush 70/50 Playlist

Where do you start a narrative about music and migration? My thoughts are, it really depends on what you’re trying to say....

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...

They duly and loyally responded to the “mother country”, many having...

As the rebuilding of Britain, following the end of World War 2, gathered pace, the need for skilled workers and personnel...

Must Read

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...

From War to Windrush

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

Windrush Pioneers and Champions – Book Review and Resource Pack for...

The Windrush Foundation was founded in 1996 by the late Sam B. King and Arthur Torrington CBE  to honour the first wave...

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...

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...

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...

Windrush70

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

Let Us Celebrate The Windrush Generation by Ruth Ible

Expressions The Coffee Shop invites you for an evening of nostalgia as we celebrate The Windrush Generation. “encouraging...

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

Nottingham Trent University

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

Windrush Moving Forward – Jamaica Continues To Stand With The...

Hosted by His Excellency Mr Seth George Ramocan  at the  Jamaica High Commission in London, Senator Johnson Smith gave an encouraging...

THE RAF

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