The 95 years of Nelson Mandela

The 95 years of Nelson Mandela

Today marks what would have been the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela, the first Black president of South Africa, who also played a fundamental role in the removal of the apartheid system in South Africa. Nelson Mandela’s life was difficult, but one which catapulted him into greatness. As a teenager...

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Local performance of play commemorates Anti-Slavery Day

Residents of the Royal Borough still have time to mark Anti-Slavery Day by attending a performance of the play, Hurried Steps by Dacia Maraini, nominated for the Nobel Prize for Literature, at Kensington Town Hall on Monday 20 October. The play stars Sourad Faress, who plays solicitor Usha Franks in Radio...

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