Author, historian and BBC producer Colin Grant speaks at Calabash Literary Festival – Jubilation!

As Jamaica gets ready to celebrate her 50th anniversary of Independence, Colin Grant turns his thoughts to those migrants who left the island, and set sail for England, around the same time. His father happened to be among the number. Like many of his counterparts, he found life in the so-called ‘Mother Country’ a mixed […]

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Windrush Project director criticises Big Lottery funding bias for slavery

The Windrush Foundation Project director Arthur Torrington has criticised The Department for Communities and Local Government and the Big Lottery Fund for rejecting a national memorial day for slavery whilst providing around half a million pounds annually to Holocaust history and activities.

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