Britain on film: Black Britain

The National Archives Bessant Dr, Kew, TW9 4DU, Kew

Film event Black Britain offers the opportunity to explore stories of migration, community and the struggle for equality – from the early 1900s to the…

Voices of the Windrush Generation – Free Event

The National Archives Bessant Dr, Kew, TW9 4DU, Kew

Voices of the Windrush Generation: The real story told by the people themselves by David Matthews is a powerful collection of stories from the men,…

My Name is Why: in conversation with Lemn Sissay

The National Archives Bessant Dr, Kew, TW9 4DU, Kew

This is Lemn’s life story: a story of neglect and determination, misfortune and hope, cruelty and triumph. Lemn Sissay will be reading from his Sunday…

Researching Caribbean Migration to the UK

Online Event

Since the settling of the British Caribbean in the 17th century, people have returned or emigrated to Britain. However, up until the 19th century, it…