Windrush Day is the 22nd June and it is now celebrated every year in recognition of the thousands who came from the Caribbean, beginning with the first post war arrivals who docked on the SS Empire Windrush at Tilbury Docks on 22nd June 1948.
To hear Joy’s radio commentaries see details below and to read in depth stories of the struggles and joys faced by the first and subsequent generations, send an email to the address below for a complimentary copy of the magazine of which she is editor. The magazine contains the editor’s selection of articles of general interest as well as reviews, resources, statements from the PM and all the political parties as well as Lord Bourne and leading members of the community.
Copies of the magazine are still available at major events and selected tube stations in and around London.
To see an online copy of the 2019 Windrush Magazine and a selection of articles edited, procured or written by Joy Sigaud see contact details below.
You can also listen to some of Joy’s Windrush commentary on BBC Radio London Dotun Adebayo Radio on Sunday where she is a regular guest and BBC Radio 5 Live, as well as Phil Upton’s BBC Radio Coventry and Warwickshire and BBC Radio Bristol Kevin Philemon, BBC Radio Gloucestershire, BBC Wiltshire and BBC Somerset.
As the celebrations continue we wish you a HAPPY WINDRUSH DAY 2019