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A Claudia Jones Day

Saturday 6 December, 2-6pm
Kennington Park Estate Community Centre, 8 Harleyford Street, London, SE11 5SY

Come and explore the world of Claudia Jones, with speakers, exhibition, history walk, hot food and a bookstall.

Claudia Jones was a community organiser, founder of the West Indian Gazette, mother of the Notting Hill Carnival and a political campaigner. She lived and worked in the Oval and Stockwell area between 1956 and 1964.

It will be the 50th anniversary of her death in a few weeks time, and 2015 will be the 100th anniversary of her birth.

Remembering Claudia Jones has been organised by Community Support. For more information, call 020 7582 8248 or email community support [at]

See also our biography "Claudia Jones: A Life in Exile" available to buy online now.

After Neoliberalism? The Kilburn Manifesto Conference

Saturday 21 February 2015, 9.30am-4pm
Human Rights Action Centre, 25 New Inn Yard, EC2A 3EA

A one day After Neoliberalism? The Kilburn Manifesto conference from Soundings Journal.

Confirmed speakers include Doreen Massey, Michael Rustin, Beatrix Campbell, Jeremy Gilbert & Pragna Patel.

Tickets available online.