Windrush Day takes place on 22 June - A special day to remember when around 500 migrants from the Caribbean arrived at Tilbury Docks in Essex in 1948.
All week, between 21 and 27 June, at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre with a family friendly multi-arts festival celebrating that celebrates the community and descendants of the Windrush Generation. You can find out more about week here: https://www.berniegrantcentre.co.uk/see/windrush-festival-2021/
Learn about Windrush
From education packs and reading lists to fun activities, the Windrush Resources page is available to everyone - schools, families and adults. Learn about and be inspired by the significant contribution the Windrush Generation and their descendants have made, and continue to make to our borough and British life beyond: https://www.haringey.gov.uk/libraries-sport-and-leisure/culture/national-windrush-day/windrush-resources
Weaving Tales of Resilience - an installation and film
Weaving Tales of Resilience is a newly commissioned and community co-curated textile installation by artist Yodea Williams installed alongside a film of community voices collected by Sonia Scantlebury. This is taking place at Bruce Castle Museum on 23, 24, 25, and 27 June. Find out more and book here: https://www.haringey.gov.uk/libraries-sport-and-leisure/culture-and-entertainment/exploring-haringey/bruce-castle-museum
Windrush Event at T on the Green
Join T on the Green in Bruce Castle Park to celebrate the 73rd anniversary of the arrival of the Windrush, and the contributions of Tottenham's Windrush Generation to British life, with music, food, and activities for all ages. Find out more and book visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/windrush-73-family-festival-tickets-156844465017