Windrush Day

Today marks the 75th Anniversary of Windrush Day.

The HMT Empire Windrush ship first docked at Tilbury Docks in Essex on June 22 1948, bringing around 500 people from the Caribbean who answered Britain's call to help rebuild the country after the Second World War.

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Don’t forget that there is a collection of books available from the library about the Windrush Generation and their experiences as well as resources about migration, racism and black British history.


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