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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, of racism and rejection, yet...

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. In this...

You Called and We Came: Remembering Nurses of the Windrush Generation

Contrary to popular belief the increased migration to England post war, was not solely the result of peoples from the Commonwealth countries (former British...

Windrush generation to be given ‘free citizenship’ Government announces

The Home Secretary Rudd has said that she will waive the fees associated with becoming a full British citizen. And she promised that they would...

‘Rivers of Blood’ speech, 50 years on: The school at the...

Just months after the MP's controversial words, a new school opened in his Wolverhampton constituency. It had only 25 children who were white. Some...

Fighting for Justice for the Children of the Windrush Generation

Like you, I was outraged when I heard about the Windrush Generation children being threatened with deportation.  My parents are of the Windrush generation....
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You Called and We Came: Remembering Nurses of the Windrush Generation

Contrary to popular belief the increased migration to England post war, was not solely the result of peoples from the Commonwealth countries (former British...

Windrush generation to be given ‘free citizenship’ Government announces

The Home Secretary Rudd has said that she will waive the fees associated with becoming a full British citizen. And she promised that they would...

‘Rivers of Blood’ speech, 50 years on: The school at the...

Just months after the MP's controversial words, a new school opened in his Wolverhampton constituency. It had only 25 children who were white. Some...

Fighting for Justice for the Children of the Windrush Generation

Like you, I was outraged when I heard about the Windrush Generation children being threatened with deportation.  My parents are of the Windrush generation....

Red, White and Blue Feathers in the Summer Rain

Caribbean Carnival is a vibrant, annual, reminder of the contribution that Caribbean migration has made to Britain. Carnival has become not only a celebration...

Caribbean Women and the NHS

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

You Called and We Came: Remembering Nurses of the Windrush Generation

Contrary to popular belief the increased migration to England post war, was not solely the result of peoples from the Commonwealth countries (former British...

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

The collective significance of the experiences of the 500 or so passengers who disembarked onto the docks at Tilbury that day – and of...

Why We Should Celebrate Windrush Day

Officially, Windrush Day is not a national holiday, yet within the Caribbean community, particularly for first and second generation citizens, June 22nd is a...

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. In this...

Windrush generation to be given ‘free citizenship’ Government announces

The Home Secretary Rudd has said that she will waive the fees associated with becoming a full British citizen. And she promised that they would...

NATIONAL SERVICE: Spirit of Windrush – Contributions to Multicultural Britain

A national community service will taken place to give thanks to God for the contributions of Caribbean people to Multicultural Britain, particularly since the...