Black Britain

A reading list of books related to the ongoing Black presence in Britain, Slavery, colonialism and black Settlement in the U.K The list is by no means exhaustive! Books about Black British History Staying Power-The History of Black people in Britain by Peter Fryer (Pluto Press 1984) Black England-Life before


It was during the War of Independence in the colony of America that Britain gained herself these unlikely allies. Black loyalists fought for Britain against the American colonists. Free blacks were joined by thousands of slaves who had been promised freedom and land by Britain if they joined in this

Lee Jasper was responsible for the development, enactment and promotion of equalities policies for the GLA and its functional bodies. He has corporate responsibility for the development and delivery of anti discriminatory policies aimed at ensuring equality in employment practices and service delivery. Jasper was also responsible for advising the

REMINDER The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) wants to increase the number of enquiries applications from and award more grants to black, Asian and minority ethnic led organisations. As part of the work to achieve this, the HLF Wales team is holding workshops specifically aimed at BAME led groups. The workshops

Six Towns One Carnival

Six Towns One City Carnival Association Fundraising Event Organisers of Stoke-on-Trent’s biggest free community event have launched a fundraising campaign to secure its future. Six Towns One City Carnival Association Fundraising Event Voluntary group Six Towns One City Carnival Association (STOCCA) will stage the first Carnival Jamdown, a night of