A selection of short films to inform of Windrush. There are fils of SS Empire Windrush. They tell the experience of West Indians / Caribbean people coming to the England the ‘mother country’ in search of a better life. This is a chance to listen to their experience of finding housing, employment, the reception from the native white people, having to cope with the weather, different food and learning a new culture.
Who are the “Windrush generation”? Those arriving in the UK between 1948 and 1971 from Caribbean ..
This vimeo site has been created to view films, short clips and trailers about Windrush you can go to the website ..
Film 3 During the 1950s, many young men and women left the Caribbean islands for England, in the hope ..
In 1948 nearly 500 pioneers travelled from the Caribbean on the Empire Windrush. The passage cost £28, ..