Prime Minister announces Windrush memorial site

Waterloo Station is to be the site of an official Windrush monument, prime minister Theresa May announced today (22 June). The Windrush Commemoration Committee chaired by Baroness Floella Benjamin will now work with designers on the next steps. Up to £1 million of government funding is available for the project. The Empire Windrush arrived in…

Trump denies calling the Duchess of Sussex ‘nasty’

PRESIDENT DONALD Trump has denied claims he called the Duchess of Sussex “nasty” - despite the comments being recorded. On Sunday (Jun 2), Trump tweeted: “I never called Meghan Markle 'nasty', made up by the Fake News Media, and they got caught cold!” However, audio from his interview with The Sun were recorded ahead of…

Castor Brown, UK reggae music pioneer, passes away

BRIXTON-BASED music promoter, record producer, sound system operator and businessman, Castro Brown, passed away in London on Saturday (May 11) just a few days short of his 69th birthday. Reports suggest that he had suffered a heart attack at home and was admitted into hospital in Croydon, south London where he passed away a few…

Luton Carnival on Sunday 26th May 2019

Luton International Carnival 2019 once again returns to Wardown Park, Luton. Over 30 diverse Carnival Art groups will showcase their talents presenting spectacular and colourful costumes to carnival visitors watching the parade from 1pm. After the parade, which will include drumming and steel pan groups, local schools and charitable organisations, there will be fun in…

Trinidadian Commissioner of Police visits Buju Banton to apologise

The Trinidadian Commissioner of Police and a representative of the Jamaican consulate visited Buju Banton at his hotel room this evening to apologize on behalf of the Trinidadian Police Department. This comes after Buju posted a video to Instagram telling fans his hotel room was raided on Saturday by Police Officers who claimed to have…
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