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Video Interview with WWII Veteran the late Sam King

The Late World War II veteran Sam King – originally from the West Indies – talks about his experiences...

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

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

Black Cultural Archives, Who Are We?

Established in 1981 and situated in its iconic building in Brixton’s Windrush Square since 2014, Black Cultural Archives...

How Caribbean migrants helped to rebuild Britain

When the Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury from the Caribbean on 22 June 1948, Britain, with its new reforming Labour...

The arrival of the Empire Windrush on 22 June 1948 has come to symbolise...

The collective significance of the experiences of the 500 or so passengers who disembarked onto the docks at...

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...

Reflections as a Child of Windrush Generation

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

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....

WINDRUSH: A LASTING LEGACY OF SERVICE

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

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

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

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Nottingham Trent University

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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