In the lead up to Black History Month, the #YouCanAdopt campaign launches a new film featuring Black adoptive parents sharing their experiences

●      #YouCanAdopt is a nationwide adopter recruitment campaign, which, aims to raise awareness of adoption and tackle myths around who is eligible to adopt ●      Black, Asian…

Meet EBONY, The UK’s First Afro Head Training Doll Created By Celebrity Hairdresser Dionne Smith

Introducing Ebony, the stunning new doll training head with beautifully coiled Afro hair ready to shake up the hair industry. The product comes from award-winning…

Meet the Attorney Who Won $1.25 Billion For Black Farmers, the Largest Civil Rights Settlement Ever

Orlando, FL — Attorney Greg Francis, a champion for the rights of Black Americans, led and won the largest civil rights settlement in the history of…

Black Police Officer Reprimanded For Having Braided Hair While on Duty

Nationwide — Dakari Davis, an African American police officer with the DART Police Department in Dallas, Texas, says he is upset and confused after being told…

Meet the Black Woman Helping Incarcerated Youth and Men 16-24 to Become Entrepreneurs and Inventors

Dr. Shanna Carter, known as “The Purpose Resuscitator,” has overcome many obstacles in her life but the reward of empowering and encouraging people, especially youth…

Award-Winning Author Signs to Premiere Black-Owned Management Company Dedicated to Amplifying Underrepresented Voices

  Nationwide — Award-winning HarperCollins author Clyde W. Ford has signed a management agreement with Four Screens, the production, development, and management firm specializing in diversity representation.…

PUBLIC REMINDED THEY MUST STAY OUTSIDE WHEN MEETING OTHERS TO REDUCE THE SPREAD OF COVID-19

Groups of 6 people, or two households, are allowed to meet outside ·         Scientists and medics are urging the public not to be tempted to meet…

Justine Musiime, Senior Physiotherapist highlights the important and varied roles available within the health service as NHS England re-launches the ‘We are the NHS’ campaign

Now in its third year, the ‘We are the NHS’ campaign is back to celebrate the extraordinary work of NHS staff in over 350 roles…

Blackchat for Android – Download The Black British Social Media App

Download the blackchat android app today. (iOS app coming soon) Blackchat is the Black British Social Network mobile app which is a space away from…

Eva Barwis, Detective Sergeant with Sussex Police talks to us about her passion for policing and why she encourages other people from the black community to consider a career within the police

Before joining policing, Eva worked in IT. At the time, she knew she wanted to do something that felt more rewarding and coincidentally, the police…

Very Good News

I received this message yesterday as a member of the BYP Network and thought I should share it here, as it is very good news.…

NHS Frontline Staff Win YOUR Wedding 2021

  Shola Ade – Designer Wedding Planner – Press Release ___________________________________________________________________   For immediate release   Covid19  –  Front Line Staff – Designer Wedding Planner…

Essential advice on staying safe ahead of barbershops and hair salons reopening this weekend

·       Hairdressers and barbershops are starting to reopen across England from 4th July as part of the next stage of the Government’s easing of restrictions  ·       Award-winning barber Mark…