"Black and British"

October 24, 2016

Tagged with: Black, ethnic minority and mixed-race people

The Heritage Lottery Fund has been working in partnership with the BBC on the “Black and British” season which will run throughout November 2016, across radio and BBC channels. As part of this, they have produced some web resources, including: 

A background piece, “Black British Heritage” 

Brief info about projects that HLF has funded “[…] that celebrate cultural diversity, share untold stories of migration and settlement, and reveal how diverse communities have influenced and contributed to the UK’s heritage over the centuries.”  

“Diverse perspectives on the First World War” 

A blogpost by historian David Olusoga, “Black and British – a forgotten history”, which introduces his new TV series.