Tuesday, May 11, 2021

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...

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 forgotten history of the Windrush

A Newcastle University academic has uncovered material which sheds new light on the history of the Windrush generation.

Windrush Magazine 2019

Since June 1948,  thousands have ventured to Britain to explore the possibilities of a new life and now...

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...

Black LGBTQ histories, the Caribbean and Britain: the life of Patrick Nelson

I am passionate about exploring and documenting histories which broaden our understanding of both what we consider Black...

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...

Windrush: Portraits of a Generation

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

Prostate Cancer – Together we can beat this

Actor Rudolph Walker tells us about his Caribbean roots and passion for the cause  What...

Why We Should Celebrate Windrush Day

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

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