The day I started seeing colour…j

Tuesday 9th October 2018 at approximately 5.45pm.. my world started to become less B&W in some ways. More black and white in most other ways. Ok, let’s rewind.. It wasn’t until I was called a “Paki” at school at the age of about 9 that I started to question my heritage. My father and mother …

Racism, Racist, Systemic… a literal reminder.

A reminder that we need to reflect and re-engage with issues around race, racism and systemic issues that surround us all.

Funeral and tea…

Funeral and tea... https://foodmemoirz.wordpress.com/2017/06/28/funeral-and-tea/ — Read on foodmemoirz.wordpress.com/2017/06/28/funeral-and-tea/

Profile: First female Muslim secondary head in UK | Tes

Bushra Nasir’s education started on the floor of a school in Pakistan. Five decades later, she leads an academy trust serving disadvantaged pupils — Read on http://www.tes.com/news/meet-uks-first-female-muslim-secondary-headteacher This is a fascinating story of teacher's journey from the floor of a school in Pakistan to the roof of education in the U.K. It's amazing to see …

…is an equal opportunity employer.

Hands up if you've ever seen this as a strap line for a company?! Have you ever thought how any organisation would substantiate this claim?! Employers and employees in the public sector, and in private or voluntary organisations carrying out work on behalf of a public sector employer, have a legal public sector equality duty in the …

Why 1963?

The story of a young man who leaves his wife, children and the shores of his homeland in search of a better life for them.