Category Archives: Community Events

NOI (UK) End of year celebrations 2014

  On Sunday 29th December, we were invited to an end of year dinner hosted by the Nation of Islam. We had a brilliant evening with good food and good company. Black History Studies was awarded a ‘Creativity & Learning … Continue reading

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Black History Month Family Fun Day

On Saturday 25th October 2014, Black History Studies organised a ‘Black History Month Family Fun Day’ at St Ann’s Library in Tottenham. Delegates attending had the opportunity to meet up with other families, network, have fun and celebrate our contributions … Continue reading

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Breaking the Silence about the Congo Week – October 2014

For a fifth year, Black History Studies took part in the Break the Silence Congo Week for Black History Month 2014. The reason we host Congo Week in the month of October is because it was in October 1996 that mainly … Continue reading

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Black Market & Film Festival – Saturday 20th September 2014

On Saturday 20th September 2014, Black History Studies held our fifth Black Market and Film Festival event at Platanos College, Stockwell. The Black Market is an event to showcase, expose and connect Black cultural and creative entrepreneurs to the community … Continue reading

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Return of the Rudeboy Exhibition at Somerset House

  On Sunday 24th August 2014, my daughter and I went to Somerset House to see the Return of the Rudeboy exhibition. The exhibition was created and curated by prolific photographer and filmmaker for music’s most wanted Dean Chalkley and … Continue reading

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African Heritage Network of Luton Kwanzaa Family Fun Day – Sunday 10th August 2014

On Sunday 10th August 2014, I took the family on a road trip up the M1 to support the African Heritage Network of Luton’s Summer Kwanzaa held at the University of Bedfordshire Postgraduate Centre. This event was an opportunity for … Continue reading

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Re-imagine: Black Women in Britain’ Exhibition at Black Cultural Archives

Have you been to the ‘Re-imagine: Black Women in Britain’ exhibition at Black Cultural Archives yet? I passed through Brixton after I got my locks washed and styled at Adornment and went to visit the ‘Re-imagine: Black Women in Britain’ … Continue reading

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