Windrush Day 2018

At 7 a.m. today a ship the Empire Windrush berthed at Tilbury with 417 "Sons of the Empire" on board. After returning to their home land after the war, these Jamaicans found many unemployed in the island, and they hope to find the answer in England. Although there will be countless difficulties It is understood that every effort is being made to find accommodation for them , and to find them work. It is understood that 52 are volunteering for the forced and 204 are going to friends in this country. 22 June 1948

The Empire Windrush generation and the continuing struggle for Black Education: Lessons to be learnt?

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2018 LISTINGS

Guildford Fri, 19 Oct 2018, 19:00 – Sat, 20 Oct 2018, 01:00

Backbeat Sound System / Soundation

In a UK reggae scene that has long eschewed bands in favor of sound systems, Backbeat Soundsystem are…

Lewisham Fri 19 Oct - 7:30pm

Tawiah

Catch Tawiah for this intimate gig on home turf, while you still can. Tawiahis a singer, songwriter and…

Tower Hamlets Fri 19 Oct 18

POP-Corn presents: CHI-RAQ

For our Black History Month season, POP-Corn presents Spike Lee’s 2015 CHI-RAQ. A modern day adaptation of the…

Wandsworth Friday 19 October 6.30-8pm

Untold Histories Kathleen Chater

Black people have been part of the British population for centuries, long before the Windrush generation. This is…