Maas Roy award
Sep25

Maas Roy award

Published 7 May 2018Judith Hunter – JIS Recipient of the Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation (PMMA), Stanley Roy Archer, lives by the famous quote of former President of the United States, John F. Kennedy: “Ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country”. Born in the parish of St. Ann, Mr. Archer grew up in Jeffery Town, St. Mary, but migrated to the United Kingdom in 1954 and as part of the...

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The coming of Windrush Day
Jun22

The coming of Windrush Day

On 22 June 2018 the Prime Minister Theresa May announced the establishment of a Windrush Commemoration Committee, chaired by Baroness Floella Benjamin, OBE to provide advice to the government on how best to create a permanent and fitting tribute to the Windrush generation and their descendants. The committee is a joint cross-party and community project supported by funding from the Ministry of Housing, Local Government and a body of...

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Maas Roy windrush
May18

Maas Roy windrush

I n 1954, Stanley Roy Archer departed Jeffrey Town, St Mary, and headed to England, then seen as ‘greener pastures’, to earn an honest living to take care of his family. He ended up being caught in the rip-stream of what became known as the Windrush Generation. Maas Roy shows an army photo from 1954, at the vice-chancellor’s forum on the Empire Windrush held at the UWI, Mona campus. Mr Archer is standing on the left...

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Maas Roy award – Jamaica Observer
May09

Maas Roy award – Jamaica Observer

Windrush migrant returned to Jamaica in 1989 to help build community RECIPIENT of the Prime Minister’s Medal of Appreciation, Stanley Roy Archer, lives by the famous quote of former President of the United States, John F Kennedy: “Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country” Born in the parish of St Ann, Archer grew up in Jeffery Town, St Mary, but migrated to the United Kingdom in 1954 and as...

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BBC China
Jan07

BBC China

http://www.ourpeaceofhistory.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/opoh-marie-curie.mp3 Article origin: BBCUK...

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