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Black History Month

Audience watching performance at the Southwark Black History Month Lanch at the South London Gallery

Black history month has been celebrated widely for many years honouring the achievements, culture, and the history of black people.

Find out more about the origins and history behind Black History Month.

In Southwark, Black History Month has been recognised for over 20 years with a month long programme of exciting and inspirational events and workshops.

Every year throughout October people, schools, libraries, groups and organisations host events and get involved with the celebration of black history.

View useful links to black heritage and Black History Month.

Black History Month 2012

This year has a lot of exciting events and commemorative celebrations, but the Black History Month programme won't be overshadowed, but will embrace, join in and extend the celebrations. Filling the month from begining to end with entertaining, insightful and celebratory events.

Follow this link for events and more.

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Black History Month

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Address: PO Box 64529
London SE1P 5LX

Tel: 020 7525 2000



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