This is the story of the people who set sail in 1948 on the SS Windrush from Jamaica to Britain. The first of the biggest wave of immigration from the Caribbean to Britain significantly changed the cultural landscape of the UK. With meticulously researched text and evocative illustrations, this book follows the often difficult process of assimilation in a new society whilst retaining a diverse culture. All significant events and achievements, especially individual are included up to the time of publication. Paperback book in very good condition. Light shelf wear.. See Oxfam website for delivery information
Keep On Moving – The Windrush LegacyWritten by Kingsway Project
Kingsway Project is a voluntary organisation, with strong evidence of effectively working with Youths, Women’s groups and Seniors successfully by conducting community events, training and consultations. The Project also has a facilitating role, liaising, co-ordinating, and promoting shared activities to ensure that local people have a say in heritage, housing, community safety, leisure, play services, social care and health provision. Our aim is to enhance cohesion, and empower the community to be active citizens through community events, education and training.