Dalston Black History Walk

The walk marks 70 years since the SS Windrush arrived from the Caribbean. This tour takes you from the 1950s to the present day. The tour will cover: Black music history soul, reggae, rave and acid: the legendary 4 Aces Hackney’s black activism and its pioneering role in housing equality Sus and Operation Jackpot, the …

The Story of Claudia Jones

Discover the story of Claudia Jones, Trinidadian born, political activist, and founder of the first West Indian Carnival in St Pancras Town, London in 1959. A riotous blend of stand-up storytelling, visuals and song, bursting with colour, sound and emotions. This is a tour de force that entertains and informs of Britain's Black history, the …

Notting Hill Black History Walk

Take this exciting interactive tour that explores the history of civil rights and Caribbean culture in the Notting Hill area. The Notting Hill Carnival is only one part of Notting Hill's rich history. Learn about the African and Caribbean pioneers; People who literally fought for equality and laid the foundation for modern multi-cultural London. Why …

Black History River Cruise

Experience hundreds of years of African/Caribbean history on a three-hour cruise along the Thames from Temple to Greenwich. A private double-decker boat will start from the Temple Pier near the Temple tube station on the Embankment. The six-mile round trip includes unobstructed and spectacular views of both sides of the Thames riverbanks. With special historical …

Black History Bus Tour

This three-hour drive shows London's top tourist attractions from an African/Caribbean perspective. There are at least 2000 years of Black history to be uncovered! The private bus journey will start in Brixton. We then leave for our circular tour of London's typical attractions (Tower of London, Trafalgar Square, Houses of Parliament etc.) but with all …

2022 Black History Month UK – CURLYTREATS Festival: Black Hair Stories

CURLYTREATS Festival returns to Novotel London West Convention Center in Hammersmith, London, during the 35th Black History Month. The theme of this event is Black Hair Stories. Exploring the history and beauty of afro hair and Black cultural hairstyles from the Motherland and the evolution of Black hair through the decades in the UK – …