Maas Roy award

Maas Roy award

This article on Maas Roy was published by JIS News and the Jamaican Observer on 7 May 2018. More recognition of his marvellous achievements.

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Emma Clarke

Emma Clarke

It was a glorious day on 2 December 2019 when a blue plaque went up to commemorate the achievements of Emma Clarke, the first black female fotballer in the UK.

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Memorial Sunday at BBC London

Memorial Sunday at BBC London

What a great memorial event for Remembrance Sunday. My father and I were fully booked, we attended the Remembrance Service in Brixton in the morning and were guests of Dotun Adebayo the same evening live on BBC.

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The coming of Windrush Day

The coming of Windrush Day

This notable day that established a Windrush Commemoration Committee was a fitting tribute to the Windrush generation. Here we read how Brixton was the first Windrush community.

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Maas Roy award Windrush

Maas Roy award Windrush

In this article published in the Gleaner 17 May 2018 Maas Roy talks about Windrush, prodly wears his presidential award and displays a personally prized photo from 1954.

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BBC China

BBC China

This post is a filler item from the BBC website about Yvonne Archer’s respect for the famous radiologist Marie Curie and features a brief audio.

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New Beacon Books

New Beacon Books

Founded in 1966 by the late poet and publisher John La Rose and his partner Sarah White, New Beacon Books in London’s Stroud Green specialises in works from Caribbean, Black British, African and African American authors.

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Maas Roy and the dead colonel

Maas Roy and the dead colonel

With bullets flying all around them, the colonel was put on a stretcher which Stanley Roy secured to the back of their lorry with four gun slings. As they were about to speed away, a high-ranking officer turned up with the colonel’s foot, wrapped in a blanket.

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Our Peace Of History

Our Peace Of History

This post features an article that was published in The Afro News in November 2011. It’s an online magazine about the black community in the UK, creating a positive image of ourselves and the community. It also features Caribbean and African news.

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