Tag : Windrush

Nadine White on Barrel Children – The Families Windrush Left Behind

Nadine White is an award-winning, UK-based journalist with passion for Reggae and Dancehall. She began her career as a journalist for The Voice newspaper, the Weekly Gleaner UK, and for the HuffingtonPost between 2018 and 2021, leading coverage around race, before joining The Independent as the newspaper’s Race Correspondent. In 2021, Nadine was included by Forbes magazine on their annual 30 Under 30 list of “young visionary leaders brashly reinventing…

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Barrington Watson Windrush 75th Anniversary

Barrington Watson one of Jamaica’s most eminent artists, was the first Black Man to enroll at Royal College of Art. His son Basil the artist behind many sculptures in Jamaica and the U.K. including the maquette at Waterloo station for Windrush 75. The Watson quest for artistic excellence began shortly after the inception of the Windrush era when Gloria Thompson and Barrington Watson met on a ship from Jamaica to…

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