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Peer to Peer with Theresa Roberts from Jamaica Patty Co.

  Theresa Roberts was born in Jamaica and raised by her grandmother after her parents left for England to start a new life for their family.  Theresa joined her parents in Battersea when she was 9 years old and has lived in London ever since and also has a home in Jamaica. Theresa started Jamaica Patty Co in 2013 with her first shop opening in Covent Garden in March, 2014. …

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Notting Hill Carnival Returns

After a two-year hiatus, Notting Hill Carnival returns to the capital in August 2022. London’s biggest street party will be filled with Caribbean colours, music and flavours. Watch elaborate floats and costumed performers wind their way through the streets in the carnival parade, dance to the sound of steel bands and calypso music and visit the tempting food stalls along the route. Notting Hill Carnival was first held in 1966….

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Peer to Peer with Rianna Jade Parker

Rianna Jade Parker is a critic, curator and researcher based in South London where she studied her MA in Contemporary Art Theory at Goldsmiths College, University of London.She is a founding member of interdisciplinary collective Thick/er Black Lines, whose work was exhibited in the landmark exhibition Get Up, Stand Up Now: Generations of Black Creative Pioneers at Somerset House, London. She is a Contributing Editor of Frieze magazine and co-curated War Inna Babylon: The Community’s…

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