Celebrating the life of Cheryl Phillips (1966 – 2016)

WEDNESDAY | 24 FEBRUARY 2021 | 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Windrush 70 Pioneers and Champions

On offer is the definitive Empire Windrush Education Resource

Windrush Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Heritage and Community Advocacy: 1995 – 2020

In 1995 Sam King and Arthur Torrington worked to establish a CHARITY …

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Windrush 70 Pioneers and Champions

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The Windrush Foundation 70 Years On

Windrush Foundation - Norma Best

Norma Best

In 1944, Britain appealed to her colonies for assistance and one of the smallest was British Honduras…

Windrush Foundation - Sam King

Sam King MBE

Harold was 18 years of age when war as declared in 1939. Hw was working at a foundry in British Guiana…

Windrush Foundation - Aurthur Curling

Arthur Curling

In 1944, when the British government advertised in Jamaica for volunteers for the Royal Air Force against…

Windrush Foundation - Cy Grant

Cy Grant

Cy was born in British Guiana (Now Guyana), and was 22 years of age in 1941 when he volunteered to…

THE BEN TV INTERVIEWS

Windrush Foundation and Ben TV have partnered up to produce interviews that will give you more info about the people and time of Windrush.

BIRTH OF THE WINDRUSH GENERATION

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BIRTH OF THE WINDRUSH GENERATION

Community Champions

Jocelyn Barrow

Postgraduate studies in education brought me to England in 1959. I had been very active politically in Trinidad as a member of the …

Betty Asafu-Adjaye

How can we become each other’s keeper? H is the question I have been asking since I started the Mission Dine Club …

Sam King

I was born in Portland, Jamaica in 1926, and worked with my father on the family farm with every intention of eventually …

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"It is crucially important we remember this generation of pioneers as we are all standing on their shoulders"

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CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF A WINDRUSH PIONEER
ERIC DRYSDALE (1926-2020) was 22 years of age when he arrived on MV Empire Windrush on 22 June 1948 at Tilbury Docks, Essex. JOIN US ON 6 MARCH 2021 @ 7pm
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