Tag: Black Cultural Archive

New managing director for Black Cultural Archives

Black Cultural Archives (BCA) has appointed Arike Oke as its new managing director. According to the BCA, her...

Black Cultural Archives welcomes MPs’ recognition

Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives (BCA) has welcomed parliamentary and government moves to recognise and help the Windrush generation. These include local MP Helen Hayes (Labour,...

Brixton events central to Windrush commemoration

  Brixton will be at the centre of events to mark the 70th anniversary of the arrival in London of the Empire Windrush and its...

Poetic Unity announce winner of Black History month competition

Brixton’s best poetry talent shines new light on British black history at the Poet’s Corner.  Natalie Whitmore reports. Photographs Naomi Louise Poetic Unity, the Brixton youth...

European honour for Brixton diversity champion

Miranda Brawn, vice chair of Brixton's Black Cultural Archives, has been named as one of the 100 most influential women in European Finance in the...

Rebel Rebel: Hey babe let’s go out tonight

Brixton Design Trail returns for a third year as London Design Festival’s newest District starting this weekend and running till 25 September. This year’s theme...

Archives are important – so have your say

Bill Linskey, chair of The Lambeth Local History Forum and Brixton Society urges all borough residents to take part in consultation on the Lambeth...

BCA’s Miranda Brawn features in top 100 business leaders list

The vice chair of Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives, Miranda Brawn, has been included in the FT's 2016 UPstanding Leaders’ List in recognition of her...

Fundraising single for memorial

The campaign for a permanent memorial to the Caribbean and African soldiers who died fighting for Britain in two world wars used the audio...

New menu at Black Cultural Archives

Brixton’s Black Cultural Archives café will launch a new African-inspired menu on Wednesday September 23. The BCA says its café will be transformed into "a...