Tag Archives: Black History Month

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 History Studies receives BEEFTA Excellence Award – Saturday 26th October 2013

Black History Studies was awarded the BEFFTA EXCELLENCE AWARD at 5th annual BEFFTA UK Awards on Saturday 26th October 2013. BEFFTA would like to honour the Black History Studies for outstanding contribution to the community.BEFFTA Awards is a distinctly special … Continue reading

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Charmaine Simpson featured in the UCL Living History Exhibition

I was chosen to feature in the UCL Living History Exhibition as part of their Black History Month programme. The images exhibited in the Living History Exhibition are all of people who are alive now – politicians, entrepreneurs, artists, media personalities, … Continue reading

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Breaking the Silence About the Congo Week – October 2012

  For a third year, Black History Studies took part in the Break the Silence about the Congo Week for Black History Month 2012. Congo Week is held in the month of October is because it was in October 1996 … Continue reading

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Why Black History Month is still relevant?

Every year as we approach October, the debate question is dusted off and we ask ‘is Black History Month relevant?’ I will read the magazine articles and debates and listen to the radio shows on the subject and wonder why … Continue reading

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