New member appointed to our Board of Trustees

We are pleased to announce Miranda K. Brawn, Esq. has recently joined our Board of Trustees. Miranda is a Director at an investment bank in the City of London and her professional will be invaluable in supporting BCA’s mission and values towards the organisation’s progress and sustainability.” BCA Chair, Dawn Hill  

Pioneers: A History of Dance

Check out the dancers profile and trailers for the internationally renowned 2014 Pioneers. Brooklyn Terry, Popin Pete and Mr Wiggles are amongst the line up of speakers giving talks of the history and influence of street dance culture. Book your FREE ticket online    Terry ‘Brooklyn Terry’ Wright – Grey ‘Wind’ Sneaker Terry performs in […]

Book launch and signing by Dr. Hakim Adi

  The History of the African and Caribbean Communities in Britain By Dr. History of African and the African Disapora at the University of Chichester. Join us for the book launch and signing at the Black Cultural Archives. Friday 19 December 2.30pm – 6.30pm Free admission, no booking required

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Stephen Bourne talks about his inspirations and Black British history

Community historian and author Stephen Bourne talks about his personal journey and what inspired his interest in Black British history. Stephen is a long-standing supporter of (2005), Mother Country: Britain’s Black Community on the Home Front 1939-45 (The History Press, 2010) and The Motherland Calls: Britain’s Black Servicemen and Women 1939-45 (The History Press, 2012). […]

Book Launch – Ormonde by Hannah Lowe

Award-winning writer Hannah Lowe launches her latest book, a poem cycle which charts the 1947 journey of the Ormonde, the first ship to carry immigrants from Jamaica to the UK. On board was her father, R. Lowe, ready to start a new life in a new country. Hannah writes poignantly of his hopes and aspirations, […]