Remembering the Caribbean Community Contributions

Remembering the Caribbean Community Contributions

Remembering the Caribbean Community Contributions The theme for the lecture came from an evaluation request suggesting that the committee explore the African Caribbean community contributions in the UK. We agreed with the idea and the lecture was titled ‘Remembering...
Betty Carter

Betty Carter

Betty Carter Tribute to Betty Carter I can tell you a few things about Betty is her community life. I had the great pleasure of working with Betty over the years but, really, I was trying to tax my brain as to when we first bumped into each other. I could only go back...
Valerie Forde

Valerie Forde

Valerie Forde A Woman Who Didn’t “Just Talk The Talk”– But Walked It –An Embodiment Of Citizenship Every once in a while, we come across individuals who create an impression that singles them out from the crowd. They are driven by the belief that they can make a...
From Discovery to Independence Highlighting a Journey of Sugar

Discovery To Independence

Discovery To Independence In June 2012, the secretary attended the Waltham Forest African Heritage educational centre launch of their exhibition ‘Preserving the heritage of Caribbean, Nigerian and Jamaican people in East London’. This event was held at Leyton Town...