Community Champions

Champions of the Windrush Community
Jocelyn Barrow

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 …

Sonia Brown

Sonia Brown

I am a businesswoman, entrepreneur and social networker, and founded theNational Black Women’s Network (NBWN) …

Harry Cumberbatch

Harry Cumberbatch

In 1964 I was recruited in Barbados by London Transport to work on the buses, after some preparation I arrived at …

Oku Ekpenyon

Oku Ekpenyon

As a former head of history at an inner London secondary school and having taught for 20 years, I was …

Sam King

Sam King

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

Sybil Phoenix

Sybil Phoenix

I am a woman of faith, and a Christian who believes strongly in ‘service’ to others; it has been a normal practice during …

Ansel Wong

Ansel Wong

I migrated from my country of birth, Trinidad & Tobago, in 1965 to attend…

Betty Asafu-Adjaye

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 …