Monthly Archives: September 2017

Black History Month – additional events and news

See previous listings in https://seancreighton1947.wordpress.com/2017/09/27/black-history-month-events-and-other-news Black History Month Magazine Patrick Vernon has done a first class job compiling and editing the new Black History Month magazine. On the 30th Anniversary of the start of BHM it contains reflections by a … Continue reading

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Black History Month – additional news and events

See previous listings in https://seancreighton1947.wordpress.com/2017/09/27/black-history-month-events-and-other-news Black History Month Magazine Patrick Vernon has done a first class job compiling and editing the new Black History Month magazine. On the 30th Anniversary of the start of BHM it contains reflections by a … Continue reading

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Croydon’s Slave Owners – an exploratory essay

The latest CNHSS Proceedings contains an essay by me Croydon’s Connections with the British Slavery Business. The essay grew out of my researches into Croydon’s black history and joint co-operation with the Legacies of British Slave-ownership project, which included two … Continue reading

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Liberating Arts for Trade Unionists

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Wanted: policies for a housing emergency – 18 October

  Speakers: Duncan Bowie, Housing and Planning expert and Labour activist Glyn Robbins, campaigner, member of the Unite union housing workers branch, and supporter of Justice for Grenfell   For further details and to indicate whether you will be coming, … Continue reading

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‘A Perfect Storm’. What is happening to Croydon’s Health Services? – 3 October

  Croydon Assembly Public Briefing Meeting Tuesday 3 October. 7.30pm Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Road, Croydon CRO 1BD Speakers inc: Councillor Maggie Mansell Chair of Croydon Health & Well-Being Board till last May, and former health service worker Neil Robertson Service … Continue reading

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Black History Month events and other news

  Saturday 30 September. 10.30am-1pm. A History of British Black Music Presentation by Kwaku of British Black Music. Ideas Test Shop, 4 High Street, Sittingbourne, ME10 4PB Friday 6 & Saturday 7 October. Black History in Hull and East Yorkshire … Continue reading

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