Saturday, April 17, 2021

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...

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 – one chapter in a longer story

In the beginning was the Windrush. That is how the story is usually told – a tale of arrival,...

Windrush Day In Bristol

Windrush Day is a moment of pride and celebration. Today we recognise and honour the...

The forgotten history of the Windrush

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

Tilbury Bridge Walkway of Memories – A Tribute to the Windrush Generation

British Artist Everton Wright (EVEWRIGHT) to create Tilbury Bridge Walkway of Memories a unique outdoor site specific Art...

In praise of the Windrush generation – culture heroes!

One phrase we hear a lot in our work at the museum, from children...

Windrush By Joshua Street

To the older generations above me, it’s what made "Britain Great" and to the younger generations, they think...

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...

AFRO-CARIBBEANS CALLED TO LOBBY PARLIAMENT

The people of our community often complain about racism. Rightly so. But do we make demands on...

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