Black History Month
Our Stories - Black History Month
The Higgins Bedford is working in
partnership with local organisations to celebrate Black History
Month at a special event this Saturday.
Black History Month is a nationwide
celebration of Black History, Arts and Culture throughout Britain
and has been taking place every in the UK for the past 29 years.
2017 is the 30th anniversary and The Higgins team will
be working towards a bigger event to celebrate.
Come along and discover more about
inspirational black campaigners recognised for their contributions
to civil rights and equality; listen to guest speakers tell the
stories of their personal journeys and experiences; and enjoy a
performances from spoken word artist, Shakii and a section of ‘A
Slave’s Song’ by Yaw Asiyama.
To whet your appetites, Garfield Robinson of
The Voice newspaper will be introducing the Good Food Guide. At
lunch there will be the chance to sample Tuck-In’s authentic
The Our Stories event will take place on
Saturday 22nd October between 11am and 4pm. The event is
free of charge.