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CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER IDENTITIES & STORIES

CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER IDENTITIES & STORIES. POP-UP EXHIBITION AT THE MIGRATION MUSEUM LONDON 30 MAY - 30 JUNE Caribbean Takeaway Takeover, an interactive pop-up art and sound installation...

Floella Benjamin on coming to England

I am very much part of the Windrush generation because I came to Britain from Trinidad as a 10-year-old in 1960. Many of my...

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 government, was a country short of...

Government allocates £500,000 to celebrate national Windrush Day

Local councils, charities, and community groups in the UK are to receive a share of a £500,000 grant to celebrate the second national Windrush...

Children of Windrush by London Metropolitan Archives

The effects of migration for a generation of Caribbean children Dr. Arnold will discuss her experiences of dealing with this difficult migration history. Poetry...

Runnymede Trust & JCWI – Windrush, 1 year on

This time last year, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Race and Community hosted a meeting in parliament on the Windrush Scandal. People affected by the...

Prostate Cancer – Together we can beat this 

Actor Rudolph Walker tells us about his Caribbean roots and passion for the cause What do you know about prostate cancer? My awareness of prostate cancer...

Heroic Black Pilots of World War 1 and 2 by Black...

The new Caribbean film Hero: the amazing story of Squadron Leader Ulric Cross premieres at the BFI Southbank on 18th May 2pm. In honour of...

Windrush Generation 2019: Tracing African Caribbean Ancestry by Ancestry Talks With...

‘Windrush Generation’ Relating to or denoting the people who emigrated from the Caribbean to Britain between the arrival of the MV Empire Windrush on 22...

Home Secretary launches Windrush Compensation Scheme

The Windrush Compensation Scheme, which was designed in consultation with those affected and will have independent oversight, is the latest step in the government’s...

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...

Windrush – The boat that carried so many hopes, pain and...

His mother Gwendolyn worked as a nurse in the NHS for all her working life. She inspired Scratchylus in education and music. Some of...

Empire Windrush: forgotten archive material reveals who was on its outward...

Britain is marking the 71th anniversary and the first official national Windrush day on the 22nd June of that now legendary story of arrival,...

The forgotten history of the Windrush

Their famous story of immigration hinges on the Empire Windrush, the ship which docked at Tilbury, in Essex, on a foggy day in June...

Black History River Cruise 22nd June (Windrush Day) by Black History...

A three-hour cruise along the Thames from Temple to Vauxhall to the Thames Barrier and back highlighting the hidden African/Caribbean history on display, which...

Windrush Legacy Project – Family Portrait Announcing: From our family to...

This artistic project is part of the Legacy activities of the Radiate Windrush Festival to celebrate the many descendants of our Windrush Generation. We're...

James Berry – To Travel This Ship

James Berry, OBE, is a Jamaican poet who settled in Britain in 1948, in the first post-war wave of Jamaican emigration, later becoming one...

Radiate Windrush Festival 2019

We are coming again for 2019 with the community empowered event 'Radiate Windrush Festival' - 2 Days of Music, Arts, People, Food, Media &...

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The Royal Navy

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Windrush Day Events 2019

CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER IDENTITIES & STORIES

CARIBBEAN TAKEAWAY TAKEOVER IDENTITIES & STORIES. POP-UP EXHIBITION AT THE MIGRATION MUSEUM LONDON 30 MAY - 30 JUNE Caribbean Takeaway Takeover, an interactive pop-up art and sound installation...

Windrush Events 2019

Radiate Windrush Festival 2019

We are coming again for 2019 with the community empowered event 'Radiate Windrush Festival' - 2 Days of Music, Arts, People, Food, Media &...

Poetic Unity and Black Cultural Archives presents The Poets Corner ‘J.Cole...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 6:30 PM 9:30 PM Who is the King of the new era? Come down to hear your favourite J.Cole & Kendrick Lamar...

Windrush 70 Years On

Saturday, June 23, 2018 12:00 PM 7:00 PM 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the SS Empire Windrush and a new era...

Conversations Between Generations: Windrush Legacies and Oral History

Friday, June 22, 2018 6:30 PM 8:30 PM BCA Youth Forum have collected a series of oral histories from elders capturing their narratives and documenting...

Windrush Solidarity Public Meeting and Advice Clinics

Saturday, April 28, 20182:00 PM Saturday, June 30, 20185:00 PM We are inviting all those who are concerned about the Windrush fiasco, worried about being affected, or...

The NHS and Windrush at 70: Gary Younge on Race, Migration...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 7:30 PM9:30 PM blackculturalarchives.org Gary Younge’s mother came to Britain from Barbados in 1961 to be a nurse. In the year that celebrates...

Windrush Pioneers