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Websites relating to Black History and Culture

These websites celebrate the history of black people and aim to promote the maintenance and development of Black community histories, heritage and culture traditions within the city and beyond.

100 great black britons

The 100 Great Black Britons
This was compiled as a response to the BBC Great Britons to highlight black achievements and contributions made over the centuries.


black facts online

Black Facts
An American Internet resource for Black history information, searchable by date, word or topic. Brief facts for the most part but a helpful starting point. Good background music to the site, which makes browsing enjoyable.


black uk online

Black UK Online
A new progressive portal providing a unique blend of local, national, community and international news, views, reviews and entertainment. Our main objective is to widen thought-provoking editorial beyond the black experience and to reflect more fully, the multicultural Britain that we live in today.


Black net

A comprehensive general magazine with news items, current affairs, black history, leisure and entertainment, recipes and links to other sites of interest to the black community.


the black presence in britain

Black Presence
Very informative. Current as well as historical information. Has links to other useful sites.


centre for research in ethnic relations

Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations
This site provides information about the Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations based at the University of Warwick. It contains some useful information relating to its work, the materials the Centre holds and publication listings.


chronicle world

"Quarterly magazine on Black issues -Educational. Historical and Political- in Britain and around the world". Visit the gallery of photographs, the books and booksellers lists, and the history pages to catch a flavour of the site.


moving here

Moving here
Moving Here is a database of digitised photographs, maps, objects, documents and audio items recording migration experiences within the UK of the past 200 years.


the national archives

National Archives
As well as political subjects, covers areas like genealogy and immigration etc. You can use the Search engine to find what you want.


The Society For Caribbean Studies

Society for Caribbean Studies
Society for Caribbean Studies. Papers produced at its annual conferences are reproduced at this site.


the voice

The Voice
The online version of the popular weekly paper covering a wide range of topics from a black perspective.


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