'Caribbean Through a Lens' explored

There will be a community session with stories, songs and a demonstration on how to use the Ancestry.com and Caribbean family search site at the Oldbury Library, B69 2AJ

Saturday 18th April 2015,
11am -12.30pm

'Caribbean through a Lens' explored in partnership with the National Archives

Caribbean Displays in 2013
This project aims to share 1000’s of pictures about different Caribbean Islands. It informs people about the different Caribbean islands and reflects the differing cultures and nationalities who live in the Caribbean.  Each exhibition displayed a small selection of pictures.  

A2 size of the  Lens panels can be purchased for £15 each, plus p&p.  To order phone Kingsway Project - Tel. 07903 469 025.

The exhibition has been displayed at
Holte school, the IWD event 2013
Sandwell Community event
Wolverhampton Central Library
Perry Common Library
Harborne Library
Kings Norton Library
with community engagement sessions in schools and colleges

Caribbean through a lens panels

This is a fantastic opportunity to see pictures of Caribbean Islands from 1860.  The booklet comprises of a small number of pictures, a much wider selection is on the National Archive website.

Where are the Caribbean Islands

Where are the Caribbean Islands

Carnivals and Festivals

Caribbean and Festivals

The National Archives has been working with community groups to share and explore their collection of Caribbean images.

Imagine The Future - DVD 72mins

A new DVD was released by Kingsway Project this month.  It is a recording of a Windrush 60th Anniversary event held on 22 June 2008 at Town Hall, Birmingham and provides a very inspirational viewing experience.  Manufactured and distributed through a US company, the DVD retails in dollars at $19.95 (£12.95) and is available for easy purchase in the UK or anywhere in the world - so please do inform friends abroad too!  View back cover

Order it now from our order page www.createspace.com/373696

Alternatively, order it through Amazon.com 

For more information about the DVD and its contents contact info@developmentandmissions.org
A New Windrush DVD - purchase it now