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London, UK - March 18th 2022: Demonstrators hold placards, give speeches and occupy the road outside Stoke Newington Police station in protest at the strip search of black school girl Child Q

Child Q and that dirty word ‘black’

Do the same old social, financial, political, criminal issues arise whenever that dirty word ‘black’ is in the…

Acclaimed author George Lamming (L) with his first Caribbean publisher Lasana M. Sekou at a bookstore in Coral Gables, Florida, 1993. (Photo © House of Nehesi Publishers)

George Lamming (1927 – 2022) … Tribute

When we lose one of our greatest writers, we are thrown into mourning but when a publisher loses…

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Black History Month


Edinburgh Monday 15th August

Amythyst Kiah

Only Scottish date for Grammy Nominated “Black Myself” US Singer Songwriter   The Rounder Records debut from Amythyst Kiah, Wary…

Milton Keynes Monday 15th August


Music icon turned Hollywood royalty, the Grammy®, Oscar®, Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning Queen of re-invention has conquered…

Southend Tuesday 16th August

The Cher Show

Get ready to TURN BACK TIME in this outrageous new musical!   35 smash hits – one pop…

Birmingham Tuesday 16th August

On Record: In Conversation with Lloyd Blake

Broadcaster Satnam Rana and Radio Journalist Adrian Goldberg present twenty-two conversations with Birmingham musicians, promoters, managers, venue owners…

Lewisham Wednesday 17th August

An Evening with Jason Reynolds

Join us for an evening with New York Times bestselling children’s and YA author Jason Reynolds in conversation…

Norfolk Friday 19th August

Norwich: A Black History

This guided walking tour, with Norwich tour guide Paul Dickson celebrates the diverse contribution of black people to…