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....

Andrea Levy’s Epic “Small Island” Receives Standing Ovation at the National Theatre

Although we would have liked to see Hortense' character given the same depth of recognition and understanding as Queenie it...

POST WINDRUSH FEARS CONTINUE – Owen Haisley’s Story

Holstered in a van, he was minutes away from being put on a Virgin Atlantic flight to Jamaica...

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

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

WINDRUSH: A LASTING LEGACY OF SERVICE

The African and Caribbean War Memorial at Windrush Square in...

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

The late Alex Elden made a rich contribution both to London’s black community   Alex...

Caribbean Women and the NHS

The NHS was established in post-war England to tackle the major social and economic problems of the day,...

Windrush Generation: Our Family History

The countries at which passengers embarked were Trinidad, Jamaica, Bermuda and Mexico. Children travelled as part of the...

The Murder That Changed A Nation

Stuart Lawrence, former secondary school teacher and younger brother of Stephen Lawrence has introduced three short films for the BBC...

Back to My Own Country: An essay by the late Andrea Levy

I remember a journey I took on a London bus when I was a young girl. It was...

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

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