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Marking Windrush Day

The fifth annual Windrush Day takes place on 22 June 2022 and commemorates the arrival of Afro-Caribbean migrants to the UK

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Photo of a child holding a pink Refugee Week branded balloon - photo credit Tobias Madden

Celebrating Refugee Week 2022

Join Brighton & Hove Libraries for a programme of events, discussions and information sharing to celebrate this year's Refugee Week, running from 20 to 26 June.

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Action to become an anti-racist council

A report at a special meeting of the Tourism, Equalities, Communities & Culture committee on Wednesday 29 July set out a package of action to make Brighton & Hove a fairer and more inclusive city as part of our commitment to being an anti-racist council.

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Pride events are cancelled – celebrate online

There are no official Pride events taking place in Brighton & Hove this weekend, 1 & 2 August, the date Brighton & Hove Pride 2020 was due to take place. This year’s 'stay at home' Pride is very different from the usual event and aims to keep the spirit of Pride thriving while keeping everyone safe inside.

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Elm Disease at Woodvale cemetery

Work will begin this weekend to clear infected trees following the discovery of Elm disease on the grounds of Woodvale Cemetery.

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Becoming an anti-racist city

Becoming an anti-racist city

Councillor Carmen Appich writes about the council's progress to be anti-racist and calls on other organisations to pledge to be anti-racist.

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Funding for BAME community groups

An Engagement Fund to support projects that improve the well-being of BAME residents and promote fairness is launching on 13 July.