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Marcus Garvey Death

On the 10th June 1940 the Jamaican political activist, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. passed away. Born - 17th August 1887 - Died 10 June 1940 (Aged 52) Marcus...

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Fundraising Regulator

We are pleased to announce that we are now signed up to the Fundraising Regulator who gives guidance on quality fundraising practices and supplies tools to help us make it it happen . We are updating our...

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BLACK LIVES MATTER

Protests erupt across Birmingham in wake of murder of George Floyd Black Lives Matter and related anti-racism protests are being held across #Birmingham (UK) in response to the police murder of George...

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Death of George Floyd

It is the responsibility of those who can speak to speak for those who can’t . For a police officer to act in this murderous fashion is cowardly , evil and callous . We will never accept this behaviour...

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BAME & Small Charities News

Nine out of 10 BAME micro and small charities could close within months, report warns https://www.thirdsector.co.uk/nine-10-bame-micro…/…/1682168… Report from the Ubele Initiative...

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International Nurses Day - May 12

INTERNATIONAL Nurses Day is an annual celebration of the crucial work nurses do around the world. It is especially important in 2020 as they continue to lead the frontline charge against the coronavirus...

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Government Business Grants - FAKE

Warning over scam business grant emails if you have a applied for a grant be careful that you are not being targeted by fraudstersWe have been made aware that scammers are emailing about business grants....

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Bob Marley - Remembering a Reggae Musical Legend

Robert Nesta Marley (Bob Marley) Jamaican Singer-Songwriter died on 11th May 1981 the legendary reggae singer died of cancer in Miami, aged 36. He leaves behind a legacy that lives on to this day, and...

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Coronavirus deaths by ethnicity

Corona Virus deaths by ethnicity Black men and women 4 times more likely to die if they contract the virus. Open the link to read more from Office of National Statistics https://www.ons.gov.uk/…/coronaviru…/2march2020to10april2020...

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Sandwell Council - Government Funds

Sandwell Council have access to Government funds to support small business in this time of Covi-19 it is a grant not a loan so you don't have to pay it back see below the informastion and if you qualify...

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UK BAME Coronavirus Deaths

UK BAME Coronavirus Deaths | ITV News Please can we understand that we are all at risk and the evidence is saying that Black Asian and Minority Ethnic communities are disproportionately affected. Stay...

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