Windrush 70 ITV special with Des Coleman
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After settling in the UK thousands of miles from home, many of the Windrush generation who were invited to Britain to help the country, have faced being deported decades on. 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Empire Windrush, with many events taking place across the East and West Midlands to mark the historic journey. In the first part of ITV Central’s special series, Des Coleman has been to hear first-hand from the families at the forefront of change.