Caribbean Diaspora events - UK
Events with a Caribbean flavour in the UK
From history to culture, Caribbean Intelligence provides dates for your UK diary with a love of and a respect for the Caribbean in mind.....
A revolutionary legacy - Haiti and Toussaint Louverture
Running at the British Museum to 22 April
Inaugural ACS Alumni Leaders Forum
27 April: The African-Caribbean Alumni Network (A-CAN) hosts the inaugural ACS Leaders Forum at City Hall. You will need to register.
St Paul's/Bank Black History Walk
28 April: Discover secret alleyways and enormous buildings all connected to Africa and the Caribbean. Register for tickets.
Black Panther's African history and the books to prove it
28 April: Millions have seen Black Panther but not realised the film references real African history. For each fact revealed we will list at least one book/DVD which illustrates the actual black history shown in the film. Tickets available.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Glasgow
5 May: Tickets are available.
Hackney (Dalston) Black History Walk
6 May: This walk recognises 70 years since the SS Windrush arrived from the Caribbean.This tour starts with the 1950's and goes right up to the 21st century. The walk includes Black music history soul, reggage, rave and acid: the legendary 4 Aces. You’ll need a ticket.
Black Genealogy: Secrets of the 1817 Slave Registers Uncovered
22 May: Trailblazing author and family historian Paul Crooks captivates his audience with an account of how he traced his African forebears enslaved on a sugar plantation in Jamaica, 200 years ago. Organised by Ancestry Talks – you’ll need to register.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Cardiff
26 May: Tickets available online.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Newcastle
23 June: Tickets available online.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Edinburgh
21 July. Tickets online.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Leeds
28 July: Grab your tickets online.
Rum and Reggae Festival: Liverpool
18 August: Tickets available online.